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HP-UX Itanium Client Requirements

Troubleshooting


Problem

Hardware and software requirements for IBM Spectrum Protect Hewlett-Packard (HP) HP-UX IA64 Itanium backup-archive client and API

Cause

Tip: The product now known as IBM Spectrum Protect was named IBM Tivoli Storage Manager in releases earlier than Version 7.1.3. To learn more about the rebranding transition, see Tivoli Storage Manager branding transition to IBM Spectrum Protect.
 

Resolving The Problem

Hardware and Software Requirements
 

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Version 8.1
Attention: within V8.1 only the HP-UX IA64 Itanium API is delivered

Hardware
System An HP Integrity server (Itanium) workstation or equivalent
Disk Space 500 MB disk space is required to install the API
Memory
 
No extra Random-Access Memory (RAM) required for product installation. RAM requirements for running the product vary widely and depend on your environment, configuration, and tasks that you perform. More RAM might be required to run the product.
Software
Communication Protocol
  • Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), which comes standard with HP-UX
  • Shared Memory (with HP-UX Itanium server only)
Operating system
  • 11i V3 for Itanium 2 64-bit
File system ----
Additional Software
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Version 7.1

Hardware
System An HP Integrity server (Itanium) workstation or equivalent
Disk Space 700 MB disk space is required to install the client, and all language packs.
Memory
 
No extra Random-Access Memory (RAM) required for product installation. RAM requirements for running the product vary widely and depend on your environment, configuration, and tasks that you perform. More RAM might be required to run the product.
Software
Communication Protocol
  • Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), which comes standard with HP-UX
  • Shared Memory Communication (with HP-UX Itanium server only)
Operating system
  • 11i V3 for Itanium 2 64-bit
File system For supported file systems, see: File system and ACL support
Additional Software
Java™ GUI and web backup-archive client require:
- Before V7.1.2.1: Java GUI requires Java JRE 7. The web client requires the Java plug-in that is included in JRE 7
- Beginning with V7.1.2.1: Java GUI requires Java JRE 7 or Java JRE 8. The web client requires the Java plug-in that is included in JRE 7 or JRE 8.

Note: Search http://www.hp.com for appropriate terms to locate the download. For example, search for Java JRE.


 



 

Versions past End of Support (EOS)

NOTE:

  • The LAN-free client also requires IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Storage Area Networks (5608-SAN).

 
 

Client Components Offered

Administrative Backup-archive HSM API
Command line interface Graphical user interface Command line interface Web browser interface Graphical user interface Command line interface Interface
yes yes yes yes yes


 



 

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Document Information

Modified date:
19 November 2019

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