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IBM Archive Manager for z/VM

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Archive Manager for z/VM manages disk space and aids compliance

IBM® Archive Manager for z/VM® is a storage and data management solution. It enables the archive and recall of historical and infrequently used data. This capability helps you manage disk space more efficiently and comply with requirements mandated by fiscal or legal regulations and policies. Archived files can be recalled by using an interface that provides filtering to help find the files you need.

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Improve disk space management Archive CMS and non-CMS data to place infrequently accessed files or entire minidisks on to a choice of target media—disk or tape.
Increase data availability Control Direct Access Storage Device (DASD) usage and reclaim valuable DASD space.
Retrieve files fast Find and retrieve archived files by using wildcard characters to find files that meet specific criteria.
Protect data Help ensure archived data is protected by enabling administrators to control access to data in the archive.

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Other resources

Archive Manager for z/VM Administrator Guide
Information to help system administrators administer and operate IBM® Archive Manager for z/VM®.
Program Directory for Archive Manager for z/VM
A directory for system programmers responsible for program installation and maintenance.
Archive Manager for z/VM User’s Guide
Information to help system administrators administer and operate IBM® Archive Manage for z/VM® to archive and retrieve data.

How to get in touch
Call: 1-866-261-3023
Priority code: IBM Z

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Modified date:
06 July 2022