Deployment Guide Series: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager V5.5

An IBM Redbooks publication

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

Published 28 October 2008

cover image

ISBN-10: 0738431672
ISBN-13: 9780738431673
IBM Form #: SG24-7379-01
(376 pages)

More options

Rate and comment

Authors: Budi Darmawan, Maria Coronel, Alexandre Guedes, Klavs Kabell


The objective of this IBM Redbooks publication is to provide comprehensive instructions for deploying the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager to various environments.

Readers should possess general knowledge of communication network architecture and design, basic size considerations of the Tivoli Storage Manager database, and basic pool management of Tivoli Storage Manager servers. This document is intended to be read and used by presales systems engineers and services personnel to build a customized deployment of the Tivoli Storage Manager. We expect such individuals have significant knowledge of Tivoli Storage Manager, and ideally the reader has attended Tivoli Storage Manager basic and advanced training classes.

The reader must be familiar with the following topics:
Storage management concepts
Network topologies
Distributed systems architectures and configuration

This book is a valuable addition to, and can be read in conjunction with the existing product documentation.

Table of contents

Part 1. Planning
Chapter 1. Solution introduction
Chapter 2. IT environment
Chapter 3. Project planning
Part 2. Deployment
Chapter 4. Installation and configuration
Chapter 5. Scenarios and best practices
Chapter 6. Best practices, hints, and tips
Part 3. Appendix
Appendix A. Worksheets for planning and sizing

Others who read this publication also read

Follow IBM Redbooks

Follow IBM Redbooks