i5/OS and related software


Use this information to manage the i5/OS operating system and related software on your system, from installation, upgrades, and licensing to inventory and fix management.

Installing, upgrading, or deleting i5/OS and related software
This topic collection guides you through the concepts and procedures for installing, upgrading, or deleting i5/OS software on your system.

Distributing software
Sometimes it is desirable to duplicate some or all of a system's programs, including the operating system, onto another system. You can also duplicate some or all of a logical partition's programs onto another logical partition. The distribution process is especially useful and convenient when your network is large and you want all the systems in your computing environment to be identical.

Maintaining and managing i5/OS and related software
This topic indicates how you can manage and maintain i5/OS licensed programs and fixes in your network.