And I suspect it violates support agreements for both hardware and
Yes you can most likely get the memory on and get it to work, but if you
really need 256Gb, then go to a P10 system and do it correctly.

Yes 64Gb is the limit and it's there for a reason. If your
applications need more memory than that then get a P10.

Jim Oberholtzer
Chief Technical Architect
Agile Technology Architects

On Fri, Nov 12, 2021 at 11:17 AM Holger Scherer <hs@xxxxxxx> wrote:

didn’t test on P9 yet, but P8 P05 boxes work with at least 256GB RAM but
it is not supported…

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Betreff: Re: Can one have SANs on a P05 system?

In my experience this is spot on. You can do a few small LPARs but that's
about it on the P05 machines before the 64GB limit rears it's head.
- L

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