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Method and System to Provide a Backup Virtual I/O Server (VIOS) in a Virtual Real Memory Environment

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000197763D
Publication Date: 2010-Jul-21

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Disclosed is method and system for providing a backup virtual I/O Server (VIOS) in a virtual real memory environment which can take over roles of a primary VIOS once the primary VIOS fails. A VIOS is a special-purpose LPAR that provides other client Logical Partitions (LPARs) with virtualized I/O resources such as virtualized real memory.