Skip to main content

Guide to Sharing and Partitioning IBM Tape Library Data

An IBM Redbooks publication

Note: This is publication is now archived. For reference only.


Published on 12 December 1996

  1. .PDF (NaN MB)

Share this page:   

ISBN-10: 0738409006
ISBN-13: 9780738409009
IBM Form #: SG24-4409-02

Authors: Minoru Massaki

    menu icon


    This IBM Redbooks publication is unique in its detailed coverage of sharing and partitioning IBM 3494 and IBM 3495 Tape Library Dataservers in multiple host system environments. It provides the following:

    Introduction to sharing and partitioning an IBM Automated Tape Library Dataserver

    Overview of IBM Automated Tape Library Dataservers including the IBM Magstar Virtual Tape Server

    Description of software environments that support IBM IBM Automated Tape Library Dataservers

    Discussion of the basic concepts of sharing and partitioning

    Implementation steps required to share and partition IBM Automated Tape Library Dataservers on the MVS/ESA, VM/ESA, VSE/ESA, AIX/6000, OS/400, and TPF platforms.

    This document is written for storage system specialists. Some knowledge of tape library systems is assumed.

    Table of Contents


    Others who read this also read