Tivoli Storage Manager Version 3.7: Technical Guide

An IBM Redbooks publication




Abstract

Tivoli Storage Manager, the base product of the Tivoli Storage Management product set, is an enterprise-wide network storage management solution. Tivoli Storage Manager Version 3.7 is the successor of Tivoli ADSTAR Distributed Storage Manager (ADSM) Version 3. It has been renamed and repackaged, and introduces many new functions such as LAN-free archive and restore, enhanced usability, improved performance, and Storage Area Network (SAN) tape library sharing.

This book presents an overview of the new Tivoli Storage Manager Version 3.7, introduces the Tivoli Storage Management product set, and gives a detailed description of each of the new functions of Tivoli Storage Manager. The book also discusses in detail the new Tivoli Storage Manager Windows 2000 support, and introduces Tivoli Data Protection for Lotus Domino and Tivoli Data Protection for Workgroups, two other members of the Tivoli Storage Management product set.

This IBM Redbooks publication is intended for customers, consultants, IBM Business Partners, IBM employees, and Tivoli staff who are familiar with ADSM Version 3 and need to understand what is new in Tivoli Storage Manager Version 3.7.

It particularly applies to the following versions: Version 3 Release 7 of the Tivoli Storage Manager for AIX, Program Number 5697-TSM; Version 3 Release 7 of the Tivoli Storage Manager for HP-UX, Program Number 5697-TSM; Version 3 Release 7 of the Tivoli Storage Manager for Sun Solaris, Program Number 5697-TSM; Version 3 Release 7 of the Tivoli Storage Manager for Windows NT, Program Number 5697-TSM; Version 3 Release 7 of the Tivoli Storage Manager, S/390 Edition, Program Number 5697-TSO.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Tivoli Storage Manager Version 3.7 overview
Chapter 2. Tivoli Storage Management rebranding
Chapter 3. Backup-archive client enhancements
Chapter 4. Server enhancements
Chapter 5. Administration enhancements
Chapter 6. Performance enhancements
Chapter 7. SAN tape library sharing
Chapter 8. Tivoli Storage Manager Windows 2000 support
Chapter 9. Tivoli Data Protection for Lotus Domino
Chapter 10. Tivoli Data Protection for Workgroups




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Publish Date
26 December 1999

Last Update
27 March 2000


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ISBN-10
0738415170

ISBN-13
9780738415178

IBM Form Number
SG24-5477-00

Number of pages
248