Tivoli Storage Manager for Storage Area Networks

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This page includes documentation links for IBM® Tivoli® Storage Manager for Storage Area Networks.

Beginning with Version 7.1.3, IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Storage Area Networks is IBM Spectrum Protect™ for SAN. Some applications such as the software fulfillment systems and IBM License Metric Tool use the new product name. However, the software and its product documentation continue to use the Tivoli Storage Manager product name. To learn more about the rebranding transition, see technote 1963634.

Product documentation: IBM Knowledge Center

Product documentation includes instructions for installing, configuring, and completing all the major tasks with the product. To find the available versions of documentation, go to the product home page in IBM Knowledge Center.

Tip: All information center web addresses (pic.dhe.ibm.com or publib.boulder.ibm.com) are either redirected to IBM Knowledge Center, or have been shut down. If you have any problems with redirection not working, please let us know by adding a comment to this page.

Product documentation in PDF files is available for the following versions that have reached their end-of-service dates:


Tivoli communities provide a place where product users, IBM business partners, and IBM developers can read and contribute product information. The following community sites are available:

Demos and Tutorials

IBM Redbooks Publications


  • Technotes: IBM technotes include key information for troubleshooting problems with the product.
  • Flashes: IBM flashes include key support updates about the product.