POWERHA Compatibility Matrix

HACMP Version Supported? AIX Level(s) MISC
1.2 NO 3.2.5
2.1 NO 3.2.5
3.1.0 NO 3.2.5
3.1.1 NO 3.2.5
4.1.0 NO 4.1.X
4.1.1 NO 4.1.X
4.2 NO 4.1.4, 4.2.X
4.2.1 NO 4.1.5, 4.2.X
4.2.2 NO 4.1.5, 4.2.1, 4.3.X
4.3 NO 4.3.2, 4.3.3
4.3.1 NO 4.3.2, 4.3.3
4.4 NO 4.3.3
4.4.1 NO 4.3.3, 5.1
4.5 NO 5.1, 5.2
5.1 NO 5.1, 5.2,5.3
5.2 NO 5.1, 5.2,5.3
5.3 NO 5.2(ML4), 5.3(ML2) or higher
6.1
AIX 5.2 RSCT 2.3.6 or higher
AIX 5.3 RSCT 2.4.2 or higher
5.4.0
5.4.1
NO 5.2 (TL8) or higher
5.3(TL4) or higher
AIX 5.2 RSCT 2.3.9 or higher
AIX 5.3 RSCT 2.4.5. or higher
5.4.1 NO –9/30/2011 6.1
7.1
5.5 No –4/30/2012 5.3 TL7
6.1 TL2,SP1
AIX 7.1
AIX 5.3 RSCT 2.4.10.0 or higher
AIX 6.1 RSCT 2.5.2.0 or higher
release_notes
6.1 (5765-H24) No – 04/2015 AIX 5.3 TL 9
AIX 6.1 TL2 SP1
AIX 7.1
AIX 5.3 RSCT 2.4.12.0 or higher
AIX 6.1 RSCT 2.5.4.0 or higher
release_notes
7.1
(5765-H39)
No –09/2014 AIX 6.1 TL6+
AIX 7.1
AIX 6.1 RSCT 3.1.0.0 or higher
AIX 7.1 RSCT 3.1.0.0
release_notes
7.1.1
(5765-H39)
No –04/2015 AIX 6.1 TL7 SP2
AIX 7.1 TL1 SP2
RSCT 3.1.2.0 or higher for both AIX versions
release_notes
7.1.2
(5765-H39)
No –6/2016 AIX 6.1 TL8 SP1
AIX 7.1 TL2 SP1
Hyperswap requires APAR IV27586
release_notes
7.1.3
(5765-H39)
Yes – 4/2018 AIX 6.1 TL9 SP1
AIX 7.1 TL3 SP1
release_notes
7.2.0
(5765-H39)
Yes AIX 6.1 TL9 SP5AIX 7.1 TL3 SP5

AIX 7.1 TL4 SP1

AIX 7.2 SP1

release_notes
7.2.1
(5765-H39)
Yes AIX 7.1 TL3 SP7AIX 7.1 TL4 SP2

AIX 7.2 SP2

AIX 7.2.1

release_notes
7.2.2
(5765-H39)
Yes AIX 7.1 TL4 SP4AIX 7.1 TL5

AIX 7.2 SP4

AIX 7.2 TL1

AIX 7.2 TL2

release_notes
7.2.3(5765-H39) AIX 7.1 TL3 SP9AIX 7.1 TL4 SP4

AIX 7.1 TL5

AIX 7.2 SP4

AIX 7.2 TL1 SP2

AIX 7.2 TL2

AIX 7.2 TL3

 

release_notes

Upgrade path options

6.1 7.1.1 7.1.2 7.1.3 7.2.0 7.2.1 7.2.2 7.2.3
5.5 R/S/O/N** Upgrade to PowerHA 6.1 SP15 first
6.1 NA Update to SP15 first then R/S/O is available
7.1.0 NA S/O S/O S/O Upgrade to 7.1.3 first then all options of R/S/O/N are available
7.1.1 NA NA R/S/O R/S/O
7.1.2 NA NA NA R/S/O R/S/O R/S/O R/S/O Upgrade to 7.2.0 first
7.1.3 NA NA NA NA R/S/O/N R/S/O/N* R/S/O/N* Upgrade to 7.2.0 first
7.2.0 NA NA NA NA NA R/S/O/N R/S/O/N* R/S/O/N*
7.2.1 NA NA NA NA NA NA R/S/O/N/Z** R/S/O/N/Z
7.2.2 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA R/S/O/N/Z

R=Rolling Upgrade
S=Snapshot Upgrade
O=Offline Upgrade
N=Non-disruptive Upgrade

Z=cl_ezupdate – For upgrading to 7.2.3 make sure install images are from 6/2019, original sets from end of 2018 did not work.

*=NDU not officially supported beyond two version and assumes AIX levels are high enough to support the PowerHA version migrating to.

**=Requires SP1 as bare minimum starting point

AIX 4.3.3 AIX 5.1 AIX 5.1(64-bit) AIX 5.2 AIX 5.3 AIX 6.1 AIX 7.1 AIX 7.2
HACMP 4.5 No Yes No Yes No No No No
HACMP/ES 4.5 No Yes Yes Yes No No No No
HACMP/ES 5.1 No Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No
HACMP/ES 5.2 No Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No
HACMP/ES 5.3 No No No Yes Yes Yes No No
HACMP/ES 5.4.0 No No No TL8+ TL4+ No No No
HACMP/ES 5.4.1 No No No TL8+ TL4+ Yes Yes No
PowerHA 5.5 No No No No TL9+ TL2,SP1+ Yes No
PowerHA 6.1 No No No No TL9+ TL2,SP1+ Yes No
PowerHA 7.1 No No No No No TL6+ Yes No
PowerHA 7.1.1 No No No No No TL7+ TL1 SP2 SP1
PowerHA 7.1.2 No No No No No TL8 SP1 TL2 SP1 SP1
PowerHA 7.1.3 No No No No No TL9 SP1 TL3 SP1 SP1
PowerHA 7.2.0 No No No No No TL9 SP5 TL4 SP1 SP1
PowerHA  7.2.1 No No No No No No TL3 SP5TL4 SP2 SP1TL1
PowerHA 7.2.2 No No No No No No TL4 SP2TL5 TL1TL2
PowerHA 7.2.3 No No No No No No TL3 SP9TL4 SP4

TL5

 

SP4TL1 SP2

TL2

TL3