Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.2 Release Guide

A draft IBM Redbooks publication


IBM® Tivoli® Storage Productivity Center V5.2 is a feature-rich storage management software suite. The integrated suite provides detailed monitoring, reporting, and management within a single console. In addition, implementing the IBM SmartCloud® Virtual Storage Center (VSC) license with Tivoli Storage Productivity Center addresses new workloads that require massive scale and rapid pace, and accelerates business insight, by adding advanced analytics functions such as storage optimization, provisioning, and transformation.

This IBM Redbooks® publication is intended for storage administrators and users who are installing and using the features and functions in IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.2. The information in this IBM Redbooks publication book can be used to plan for, install and customize the components of Tivoli Storage Productivity Center in your storage infrastructure.

Note: This IBM Redbooks publication is written and based on Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.2.2.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.2 Update
Chapter 2. Installation and upgrade checklist and considerations
Chapter 3. Setting up authentication
Chapter 4. Sever resource management
Chapter 5. Configuration and administration tasks
Chapter 6. Performance Management reporting
Chapter 7. Cloud configuration and provisioning
Chapter 8. Transforming volumes
Chapter 9. Storage optimization
Chapter 10. VMware vCenter Server configuration and use
Appendix A. Request for Enhancements


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Last Update
07 September 2014

Planned Publish Date
17 October 2014

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