V5R3 view disk IOA cache battery expiration

You've seen the pre-V5R3 version of how to view (via Service tools) the expiry dates of cache batteries on your disk controllers. Definitely the last thing you want to happen is for these batteries to run out, especially for your System ASP disk. Kiss response good-bye. V5R3 Service Tools now provides an easier method to view battery information.

V5R3 service tools now provides a new option on the Hardware Service Manager menu -- option 9: Work with resources containing cache battery packs. This provides the options to force a battery into an error state and to display battery information.


The Best Web Links: Tips, tutorials and more.

Visit the ITKnowledge Exchange and get answers to your systems management questions fast.

Read this Search400.com Featured Topic: Take control of your iSeries.

Ask the Experts yourself: Our systems management gurus are waiting to answer your technical questions.

This was first published in February 2005

There are Comments. Add yours.

TIP: Want to include a code block in your comment? Use <pre> or <code> tags around the desired text. Ex: <code>insert code</code>

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
Sort by: OldestNewest

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to:

Disclaimer: Our Tips Exchange is a forum for you to share technical advice and expertise with your peers and to learn from other enterprise IT professionals. TechTarget provides the infrastructure to facilitate this sharing of information. However, we cannot guarantee the accuracy or validity of the material submitted. You agree that your use of the Ask The Expert services and your reliance on any questions, answers, information or other materials received through this Web site is at your own risk.