You must comply with the following HP Utility Pricing Solutions program
conditions to participate in the PPU program:
PPU software on every partition in the complex, including virtual
partitions on HP-UX systems (PPU software is a non-intrusive and
low-overhead software module)
In an HPVM environment, PPU
is installed and configured only on the host, not on the guest Virtual
Maintain the HP-required
hardware and software operation of the PPU utility meter
Maintain the PPU software
connection from each partition to the utility meter (this is required
on every partition in the complex, including virtual partitions
on HP-UX systems)
Migrate to later PPU software
versions when they become available
For specific details on your individual PPU program requirements,
refer to your Utility Pricing Solutions contract from HP or your
authorized channel partner.
IMPORTANT: Participants of the Utility Pricing Solutions program
who do not meet these requirements may be in breach of contract.
This can result in unnecessary expense for both the PPU program
participant and HP.