|Tape inventory script for Tivoli Storage Manager on open systems
The script gives a consolidated inventory report of the all the tapes used by IBM Tivoli Storage Manager, which are present inside or outside of the IBM TotalStorage SCSI Library, including the tape's status, access mode, home slot number, storage pool to which it belongs, offsite readiness and status and the TSM server or instance that owns them.
|Articles||20 Oct 2008|
|Troubleshooting IBM Tivoli Directory Server Performance, Part 2: Resolving slow queries using DB2 snapshots
IBM Tivoli Directory Server (TDS) is a key component of many corporate environments. Other IBM Tivoli products such as IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-Business and IBM Tivoli Identity Manager use IBM Tivoli Directory Server as a key middleware component. This document discusses ways to identify and correct performance issues in the underlying DB2 database.
|Articles||15 Sep 2008|
|Tivoli Storage Manager
The IBM Tivoli Storage Manager family of offerings is designed to provide centralized, automated data protection that can help reduce the risks associated with data loss while also helping to reduce complexity, manage costs and address compliance with regulatory data retention requirements. In this demonstration you will see how Tivoli Storage Manager, when coupled with the integrated solutions console, provides a superior method to centrally manage your storage environment.
|Demos||24 Aug 2007|
|Using the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Backup-Archive client in cluster environments on UNIX and Linux
Software products which provide high availability of resources are becoming common place in today?s computing environments. As the complexity of managing logical disks and their data increases in cluster environments, it becomes necessary to understand and deploy an effective backup strategy for complete data protection. The goal of this paper is to introduce a methodology for backing up and restoring UNIX and Linux data that resides in a cluster environment. Basic concepts of clustering and how Tivoli Storage Manager can be deployed in the cluster environment are introduced, and practical examples are given on how to configure the Tivoli Storage Manager Backup-Archive client and backup schedules. The procedures outlined in the paper depend on features introduced in Tivoli Storage Manager version 5.4.0.
|Tutorial||18 Jul 2007|
|Using IBM Rational Performance Tester: Application monitoring, Part 3: Importing data from IBM Tivoli database products
Learn why application monitoring is important in performance testing and how to enable it by using IBM Rational Performance Tester. This third article, the last of a three-part series, explains how to import data from IBM Tivoli database products.
|Articles||05 Jun 2007|
|A practical guide to configuring DB2 UDB Databases for Data Protection with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Advanced Copy Services
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Advanced Copy Services Version 5.3.3 allows you to protect DB2 UDB multi partition databases distributed across one or more hosts, with the data configured on centralized storage systems in a storage area network. This article helps you configure your multi partition databases and storage subsystems for data protection using Tivoli Storage Manager Advanced Copy Services for DB2.
|Articles||26 Apr 2007|
|Informix back up with Tivoli Storage Manager: Using OnBar and ontape utility
OnBar and ontape utilities are features and effective tools for back-up and restore operations on Informix databases. TivoliStorage Manager (TSM) is also considered an effective storage management application. Proper combination of these facilities will lead to an optimal strategy and a trusted back-up andrestore framework for Informix database administration. The main motivation of this article is to educate and encourage Informix and TSM users to use the combination and enjoy the features. This document has been prepared in assumption that the readers have basic knowledge of Informix and its underlying operating system. Preferably this document can be used as a pocket handbook for Informix database administrators and system administrators.
Also available in: Russian
|Articles||15 Mar 2007|
|DB2 Universal Database administration using Tivoli
Learn to use IBM Tivoli family of products to perform day-to-day DB2 UDB administration tasks, such as performing database backups and monitoring your database, as well as managing the rest of your distributed environment.
|Articles||29 Sep 2005|
|Autonomic data protection, your file system life saver
Automatically and transparently back up laptops and workstations by exploiting disks and networks. It is estimated that nearly 70% of corporate digital assets are now stored on laptops and other non-server endpoints; typically, only 10% of those systems are backed up in most corporations (even lower in households). The new world of fast and inexpensive disks and broadband offers great hope for a new style of data protection: transparent real-time to multiple targets.
|Articles||09 Feb 2005|