This chapter describes the following z/VM 7.2 installation types:
•Two-node VM Single System Image (VMSSI) cluster
•Stand-alone traditional newly installed system
•Stand-alone upgrade-in-place system
For all of these methods, we describe performing the initial configuration, hardening, and enabling basic system automation.
For more information about how to choose which type of installation based on prerequisites, available resources, and other factors, see 2.2, “Choosing a z/VM installation method” on page 36.