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Abstract

This document has links to the hardware and software requirements documents associated with IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail.

Content

This document contains links for all of the IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail hardware and software requirements documents and is divided into linked sections for ease of navigation. Use the following links to jump to the section of the document that you require.
 

IBM Spectrum Protect for Mail overview tables

Note: Requirement pages are published at announce date, all other pages are published at GA date.


 

Tip: Beginning with version 7.1.3, IBM Tivoli Storage Manager is now IBM Spectrum Protect™. Learn here more about the Tivoli Storage Manager branding transition to IBM Spectrum Protect™.

Note: IBM Spectrum Protect for Mail and IBM Tivoli Storage for Mail 7.1 reached end of support (EOS) at 31 December 2021. See IBM Spectrum Protect/Tivoli Storage Manager 7.1 products End of Support 31 December 2021.


 

Overview tables for Data Protection for Microsoft Exchange Server

The following tables provide an overview of the operating system levels and applications that are supported by the IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot for Microsoft Exchange Server and Data Protection for Microsoft Exchange Server. For details about software prerequisites and requirements (including supported editions), and the necessary components, including hardware requirements click the several levels.

Data Protection for Microsoft Exchange Server and IBM Spectrum Protect™ Snapshot for Microsoft Exchange Server
Operating system x64 Release 8.1
Latest fix pack 8.1.13
Release 7.1 and 4.1
Latest fix pack 7.1.6 and 4.1.6
Windows Server(64-bit) --
--
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Server 2016
Windows Server 2019 (Beginning with 8.1.7)
Windows Server 2022 (Beginning with 8.1.13)
Windows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
--
--
Operating systems x64
for remote management capabilities of the MMC GUI interface only:
Release 8.1
Latest fix pack 8.1.13
Release 7.1 and 4.1
Latest fix pack 7.1.6 and 4.1.6
Windows (64-bit) --
--
Windows 8.1
Windows 10
Windows 11 (Beginning with 8.1.13)
Windows 7 SP1
Windows 8
Windows 8.1
Windows 10
(Beginning with 4.1.4 and 7.1.4)
Operating Environments Release 8.1
Latest fix pack 8.1.13
Release 7.1 and 4.1
Latest fix pack 7.1.6 and 4.1.6
Windows Failover Windows Failover Clustering on x64 Windows Failover Clustering on x86 and x64
Application Release 8.1
Latest fix pack 8.1.13
Release 7.1 and 4.1
Latest fix pack 7.1.6 and 4.1.6
Microsoft Exchange Server(64-bit) supported on the x64 platform --
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 CU2
Microsoft Exchange Server 2016
Microsoft Exchange Server 2019(1)(Beginning with 8.1.7)


(1) Microsoft Exchange Server 2019 is only supported by Windows Server 2019
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 SP3
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 CU2
Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 (Beginning with 4.1.4.2 and 7.1.4.2)
--
 


 

Overview tables for Data Protection for HCL Domino

The following tables provide an overview of the operating system levels and applications that are supported by the Data Protection for HCL Domino. See the notes after the table for important information. For details about software prerequisites and requirements (including supported editions), and the necessary components, including hardware requirements click the several levels.

Note: The characters "--" in the following table are a placeholder which allow for alignment of the rows between columns. They do not imply support for the version in the corresponding row in the opposite column.

Data Protection for HCL Domino
Operating systems Release 8.1
Latest fix pack 8.1.13
          Release 7.1                 
Latest fix pack 7.1.0
See the notes below this table for 
important information about the data in
this column.        
IBM AIX platform
--
--
AIX 7.2 and later TL levels and fix packs
AIX 6.1 and later TL levels and fix packs
AIX 7.1 and later TL levels and fix packs
AIX 7.2 and later TL levels and fix packs
Linux x86_64 platform (64-bit)
--
--
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.0*
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.0*
--
SUSE Enterprise Linux (SLES) 12 *
SUSE Enterprise Linux (SLES) 15 *

*and later mod levels and fix packs
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.0*
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.0*
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.0*
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.0*(beginning with 7.1.0.2)
SUSE Enterprise Linux (SLES) 11 *
SUSE Enterprise Linux (SLES) 12 *
SUSE Enterprise Linux (SLES) 15 *(beginning with 7.1.0.2)
*and later mod levels and fix packs
Windows x86_64 platform (64-bit)
--
--
--
Windows Server 2012 R2*
Windows Server 2016*
Windows Server 2019*

*or later service pack levels
Windows Server 2008 *
Windows Server 2008 R2 *
Windows Server 2012 *
Windows Server 2012 R2*
Windows Server 2016*
Windows Server 2019*

*or later service pack levels
Linux on System Z This platform is not supported.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.0*
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.0*
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.0*
SUSE Enterprise Linux (SLES) 11 *
SUSE Enterprise Linux (SLES) 12 *

*and later mod levels and fix packs
Windows x86_64 platform (32-bit) This platform is not supported. Windows Server 2008
Windows x86_64 platform (64-bit)
This platform represents an environment that runs 32 bit Domino Server and 32 bit Data Protection for Domino with the 32 bit Tivoli Storage Manager on a 64 bit version of Windows. The Data Protection for Domino plugin which drives the Web and Java GUI interfaces is not supported in this environment.
This platform is not supported.
Windows Server 2008 *
Windows Server 2008 R2 *
Windows Server 2012 *
Windows Server 2012 R2*
Windows Server 2016*

*or later service pack levels
Applications Release 8.1
Latest fix pack 8.1.13
            Release 7.1                 
Latest fix pack 7.1.0
See the notes below this table for 
important information about the data in
this column.
on IBM AIX platform
--
--
--
64-bit HCL Domino 11.0 Server, and later levels of 11.0.x
64-bit HCL Domino 12.0 Server, and later levels of 12.0.x
64-bit Lotus Domino 8.5 Server, and later levels of 8.5.x
64-bit IBM Domino 9.0 Server, and later levels of 9.0.x
64-bit IBM Domino 10.0 Server, and later levels of 10.0.x *
64-bit HCL Domino 11.0 Server, and later levels of 11.0.x *
64-bit HCL Domino 12.0 Server, and later levels of 12.0.x *

 
* Beginning with 7.1.0.2
on Linux x86_64 platform (64-bit)
--
--
64-bit HCL Domino 11.0 Server, and later levels of 11.0.x
64-bit HCL Domino 12.0 Server, and later levels of 12.0.x
64-bit IBM Domino 9.0 Server, and later levels of 9.0.x
64-bit IBM Domino 10.0 Server, and later levels of 10.0.x *
64-bit HCL Domino 11.0 Server, and later levels of 11.0.x *
64-bit HCL Domino 12.0 Server, and later levels of 12.0.x *

 
* Beginning with 7.1.0.2
on Windows x86_64 platform (64-bit)
--
--
--
64-bit HCL Domino 11.0 Server, and later levels of 11.0.x
64-bit HCL Domino 12.0 Server, and later levels of 12.0.x
64-bit Lotus Domino 8.5 Server, and later levels of 8.5.x
64-bit IBM Domino 9.0 Server, and later levels of 9.0.x
64-bit IBM Domino 10.0 Server, and later levels of 10.0.x *
64-bit HCL Domino 11.0 Server, and later levels of 11.0.x *
64-bit HCL Domino 12.0 Server, and later levels of 12.0.x *

 
* Beginning with 7.1.0.2
Linux on System Z Not supported by HCL Domino
64-bit Lotus Domino 8.5 Server, and later levels of 8.5.x
64-bit IBM Domino 9.0 Server, and later levels of 9.0.x
Windows x86_64 platform (32-bit) Not supported by HCL Domino
64-bit Lotus Domino 8.5 Server, and later levels of 8.5.x
64-bit IBM Domino 9.0 Server, and later levels of 9.0.x
Windows x86_64 platform (64-bit)
This platform represents an environment that runs 32 bit Domino Server and 32 bit Data Protection for Domino with the 32 bit Tivoli Storage Manager on a 64 bit version of Windows. The Data Protection for Domino plugin which drives the Web and Java GUI interfaces is not supported in this environment.
Not supported by HCL Domino
64-bit Lotus Domino 8.5 Server, and later levels of 8.5.x
64-bit IBM Domino 9.0 Server, and later levels of 9.0.x

Important notes:

1) The column for release 7.1 in the table above is provided for historical purposes only. Not all of the platforms listed in this column are currently supported by IBM or the vendor supplying the platform. The presence of the platforms in this column does necessarily imply support: check with the appropriate vendor to understand the currently supported versions.

2) HCL Domino is only supported on RHEL 8.0 and SLES 12.0. Check the HCL Domino support information for the currently supported versions.

3) When planning an update it is important to consider all aspects of the software stack. For example, when updating the Domino application you may also need to update the operating system or the Data Protection for Domino component to a supported level. The data provided in this table is for reference purposes only and should not be considered as a complete guide to migration.


 

Version 8.1.13

The 8.1.13 fix pack is announced on 7 December 2021 and is electronically available on 10 December 2021.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.13 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 8.1.12

The 8.1.12 fix pack is electronically available on 23 April 2021.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.12 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 8.1.9

The 8.1.9 fix pack is announced on 19 November 2019 and is electronically available on 22 November 2019.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.9 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 8.1.8

The 8.1.8 fix pack is electronically available on 27 June 2019.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.8 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 8.1.7

The 8.1.7 fix pack was announced on 12 February 2019 and is electronically available on 22 February 2019.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.7 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 8.1.6

The 8.1.6 fix pack was announced on 24 August 2018 and is electronically available on 21 September 2018.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.6 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 8.1.4

The 8.1.4 fix pack was announced on 12 December 2017 and is electronically available on 15 December 2017.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.4 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 8.1.2

The 8.1.2 fix pack was announced on 8 August 2017 and is electronically available on 11 August 2017.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.2 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 8.1.0

Release 8.1 was announced on 6 December 2016 and is available electronically on 9 December 2016.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 8.1.0 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 7.1.6

The 7.1.6 fix pack is electronically available on 17 June 2016.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 7.1.6 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 7.1.4

The 7.1.4 fix pack is electronically available on 30 November 2015.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 7.1.4 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 7.1.3

The 7.1.3 fix pack was announced on 1 September 2015 and is electronically available on 11 September 2015.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 7.1.3 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 7.1.2

The 7.1.2 fix pack was announced on 14 April 2015 and is electronically available on 17 April 2015.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 7.1.2 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 7.1.1

The 7.1.1 fix pack was announced on 2 September 2014 and is electronically available on 12 September 2014.
See how and where to download in: Download Information: Version 7.1.1 IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Mail


 

Version 7.1.0

Version 7.1 was announced on 29 October 2013 and is available electronically since 13 December 2013.


 

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Document Information

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