IBM Copy Services Manager Implementation Guide

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 28 September 2017

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ISBN-10: 0738442739
ISBN-13: 9780738442730
IBM Form #: SG24-8375-00
(200 pages)

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Authors: Octavian Lascu, William Rooney, Tariq Hanif, Gabriel Dragan, Dinu Stefan, Catalin Dumitriu, Robert Haimowitz


This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides an overview of IBM Copy Services Manager (CSM) for IBM Z and open systems, and documents a set of scenarios for using IBM Copy Services manager to automate and manage replication tasks based on IBM Storage.

This book reviews and explains the usage of copy services functions and describes how these functions are implemented in IBM Copy Services Manager. IBM Copy Services Manager key concepts, architecture, session types and usage, and new functionality as of IBM Copy Services Manager version 6.1 are also described.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. IBM Copy Services Manager Introduction
Chapter 2. IBM Copy Services Manager deployment considerations
Chapter 3. Managing Flash Copy and Metro Mirror sessions with IBM Spectrum Virtualize - based storage
Chapter 4. Global Mirror Sessions with IBM Spectrum Virtualize - based storage
Chapter 5. Managing DS8K replication
Chapter 6. Implementing DS8000 Multi-Target Metro Mirror - Global Mirror environment with high availability for the CSM Server
Chapter 7. Securing IBM z/OS HyperSwap communication with IBM Copy Services Manager

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