Having a fully virtualized server environment is great, but with the constant push towards public services, there has been an increase in DMZ servers for many companies.
In my opinion, I think the simplest way to do this is to create the LPAR with the normal virtual ethernet adapter, and the simply switch the adapters once set up is complete. This allows you to complete all functions through the NIM and you don’t have to worry about firewall interference until after most of the tedious parts are complete. No CDs to mount, no files to manually copy over. Every body wins!
When creating an LPAR, follow the steps here for help, and add these simple tweaks to make your life easier when building an LPAR in the DMZ
- Before creating the LPAR, ensure that you have all of the details and netwo...