HiperSockets

HiperSockets

An IBM Z mainframe facility that moves data very quickly across multiple server images. It creates the appearance of up to four TCP/IP networks, each independently tunable, within the central processing complex (CPC).
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Now even easier to use, a single specification can backup an entire system with record setting performance, while on zSeries IBM eServers FDR/UPSTREAM employs HiperSockets to further accelerate backup/restore throughput.