Best Practices for Virtualizing IBM DB2 with Technologies from VMware, Intel, and NetApp
VMware NetApp IBM Intel
Sep 15, 2010
This white paper describes solution architecture and best practices for deploying IBM DB2 databases on Linux in a VMware vSphere environment running on servers equipped with Intel processors and connected to NetApp unified storage. Test results from performance and scalability tests performed under DSS and OLTP workloads are also described. This white paper is the result of a collaboration among IBM, VMware, NetApp, and Intel.