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Featured technical support documents for IBM Spectrum Protect HSM for Windows


Resolving The Problem

Tip: Beginning with Version 7.1.3, IBM Tivoli Storage Manager HSM for Windows is now IBM Spectrum Protect HSM for Windows. Learn here more about the Tivoli Storage Manager branding transition to IBM Spectrum Protect

This document is divided into linked sections. Use the following links to go to the section of the document that you require.


Key information

Flashes, and bulletins
Update History
Known Issues and Limitations
Compatibility Information
Support Portal


Education and Training

IBM Documentation
In the IBM Documentation, select the wanted version in the left sidebar.
For the most recent product information, go to the IBM Spectrum Protect HSM for Windows 8.1.11 documentation.
Note: IBM Spectrum Protect HSM for Windows 8.1.13 does not include an updated version of the product documentation.
Product readme files
Product Documentation updates
IBM Redbooks Note: See in Notifications and Support table under "Register for other communications"


Latest Technotes and FAQs

Troubleshooting technotes
For latest troubleshooting technotes, search in Notifications for this product by using DB500 (Troubleshooting)
For latest technotes, search in Notifications for this product by using DA900 (Technotes)


Notifications and Support

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  • News by using DB600
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  • Webcasts by using DB700
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Video learning and Webcasts

Useful videos
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General about letters
for IBM Spectrum Protect HSM for Windows
The announcement letters include the following information:
  • Detailed product description, including a description of new functions
  • Product-positioning statement
  • Packaging and ordering details
  • International compatibility information
Note: For the latest letters for IBM Spectrum Protect HSM for Windows, see in the product announcement website.
The product identifier (PID) for IBM Spectrum Protect HSM for Windows is 5725-X14.
Announcement Letters Note: No announcement was made for 8.1.8, and 8.1.12 levels.
Withdrawal Letters


Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
22 February 2022