PowerPath: Top Services Topics

This document contains the list of Top Services Topics for PowerPath, identified by EMC Support as the most trending topics for the month of October 2019:

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Powerpath for Windows: The prerequisite failed  Visual C++ and MPIO are failing to install

During a PowerPath for Windows installation, we seen an error

Dell EMC PowerPath:  auto Initiator Group (IG) creation using Host Name is not automated, no IG created?

During setup of a new server connecting to a PowerMax array, customer is expecting to see an Initiator Group (IG) created automatically.

PowerPath: What are p0, p1, p2, p3 and p4 partitions on Solaris?

A X86 server can use the same disk for a Windows Operating system and a Solaris Operating system

PowerPath: How to configure an AIX host booting from SRDF devices?

DELL EMC doesn't officially support boot from SAN with PowerPath on SRDF R1/R2 devices on AIX, as opposed to Solaris or Linux where a "powercf -Z" can do the trick

LPAR (AIX server) goes read only when loosing a single path.

PowerPath is configured to manage the boot disk ("pprootdev on" has been run).

What kind of virtualization is supported on Solaris with PowerPath

Implementation of a dual path virtual disk. This can't work with PowerPath,

Unable to install or upgrade PowerPath on Windows 2012 R2

Unable to install or upgrade PowerPath for Windows on Windows 2012 R2

PowerPath for Windows 6.4 Installation generates error "OpenSSL binaries are needed to start PowerPath Remote Management Component"

PowerPath for Windows 6.4 Installation generates an error

PowerPath: IO suddenly throttled to maximum 50MB/s

Customer experienced a drastic drop off of performance when carrying out backups from 320-400 MB/s to 50 MB/s

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