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Methods to pause a z/VM guest

Suspend and resume a Linux instance on IBM Z® systems processors to help optimize resource utilization of idling servers.

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Back up strategies for Linux on z Systems

Choose a z/VM® strategy, a Linux® strategy or a combination of the two for your backup plan.

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Tape Manager for z/VM and DFSMSRMS z/VM in TS7700 Tape Grid

Configure and test Tape Manager for z/VM V1.3 on a z/VM V6.3 system running DFSMSRMS for z/VM.

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Backup Strategies for z/VM and Linux on IBM z Systems

This presentation offers more details about file-level backup of z/VM data, directory information and more.

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IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux - Customer Experiences

A compilation of real customer experience scenarios on managing z/VM and Linux on IBM Z systems or LinuxONE® environments.

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Get started with IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM

For V1.3, this presentation covers VMSES/E installation, SFS setup and initial configuration z/VM V6.2 or later.

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SFS Hints/Tips for IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM

Learn useful commands and messages for Shared File System (SFS) file pool management.

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IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM Administration Guide

Read instructions for installing, configuring and administering IBM Backup and Restore for z/VM.

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Program Directory for IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM

This guide helps with the material and procedures for installing IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM.

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IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM User’s Guide

Read instructions for operating IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM.

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Backup and Restore Manager V1.3 supports Byte File System

Announcing support for Byte File System filespaces, Fixed Block Architecture, improved usability and more.

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