Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments
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IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments (referred to as Data Protection for VMware) provides a comprehensive solution for protecting VMs. The Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments product compliments other Tivoli Storage Manager products. There are two sources of information I wanted to point you to. One I worked on, the other I stumbled upon.
The Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments - Data Protection for VMware Deployment Guide IBM® Redpaper™ publication helps you to install, tailor, configure, and use IBM Tivoli® Storage Manager for Virtual Environments - Data Protection for VMware. The features of Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments - Data Protection for VMware are described. Scenarios are provided for implementation of Tivoli Storage Manager Virtual Environment to protect virtual machines in several environments. This publication includes answers to common implementation errors and questions you might have that are related to the implementation of Data Protection for VMware. You can download a copy here:
I came across this video today and thought you might be interested. This video shows a MS SQL Server backup running on a Virtual Machine with a subsequent restore of an individual MS SQL Server database. The backup is performed by TSM for VE 7.1 via a full VM-level backup. The video shows how TSM for VE can protect MS SQL Servers running in a Virtual Machine without having to install or use an agent inside the Virtual Machine. Individual object level restore capabilities are seamlessly provided by TSM Data Prot
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