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 += AIX NIM Disaster Recovery =
  
 +These are the required steps to use NIM in your disaster recovery procedure.
 +
 += Create Mksysb Image =
 +
 +* Check network and DNS requirements for your host / network
 +** [[nimnetwork]]
 +** Host needs A and PTR records
 +* Check storage NIM server
 +** The NIM server needs at least the amount of space of the rootvg of the host
 +* Create nim client
 +** [[aixnimclientadd]]
 +* Create the image
 +** [[aixnim#​create_a_mksysb_image]]
 +
 += Restore Mksysb Image =
 +
 +* Restore the image
 +** [[aixnim#​restore_a_mksysb_image]]
 +** [[aixniminstall]]
 +
 += Test Restore Mksysb Image =
 +These are the steps for a test, so you create an entire new client for testing purposes. In this case we restore to a LPAR in an IVM. Before starting, determine a host name and IP address what can be used. 
 +
 +* Create required boot lun
 +** [[netappstorage]]
 +* Detect lun inside VIOS/IVM
 +** [[aixvios]]
 +* Create LPAR
 +** [[aixivmlpar]]
 +* Create DNS records
 +** Create A and PTR records
 +* Create NIM Client
 +** [[aixnimclientadd]]
 +* Restore the image
 +** [[aixnim#​restore_a_mksysb_image]]
 +** [[aixniminstall]]
 +
 +{{tag>​aix}}
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