A company which sells books and DVDs runs their business on AIX Enterprise Edition on a
Power 795. They have LPARs running back-office applications and other LPARs supporting
their Internet based retail operations. They are considering a policy of switching between
TurboCore mode and MaxCore mode, depending on workload. Which of the following
considerations will have the most impact on the customer’s business?
The managed system will need to be restarted to change modes.
There will be fewer cores available when using TurboCore mode.
There will be less L3 cache available per core when using MaxCore mode.
The applications running on the affected LPARs must support MaxCore and TurboCore