Using Tivoli Storage Manager to back up and recover a DB2 database
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We recently added a new technical library to Service Management Connect. The purpose of the technical library is to provide our users with professionally written technical articles to assist our users with the implementation and usage of our products. The most recent article published describes how to use Tivoli Storage Manager to back up and recover a DB2 database. Here's the overview of what you'll find in that article:
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager is a software product that addresses the challenges of complex storage management across distributed environments. This product protects and manages a broad range of data, from the workstation to the corporate server environment. IBM DB2 is a family of relational database management system (RDBMS) products. The DB2 database includes a data dictionary or a set of system tables that describe the logical and physical structure of the data. DB2 provides self-tuning capabilities, and dynamic adjustment and tuning.
This article first reviews concepts and considerations. It explains how to install and configure the Tivoli Storage Manager backup-archive client, and provides step-by-step instructions and techniques that show you how to back up and restore data on a Tivoli Storage Manager server for the DB2 database.
To read the entire article, click here.
This is just one of many technical articles we plan to publish in the future. Have an idea for an article you would like to see on SMC? Don't hesitate to let us know by leaving a comment.