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Abstract

This document describes how to download installation images for IBM Spectrum Protect Plus Version 10.1.6.x

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Images on Fix Central online

To get the latest features and enhancements, it is required to update IBM Spectrum Protect™ Plus from a previous version or release. Software patches and updates are delivered on Fix Central and installed by using the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus administrative console.

The Fix Central online website contains update files for IBM Spectrum Protect Plus for download. The HTTP link in the section "Download package" directs to the Fix Central online website.

The images available through Fix Central do not contain license enablement files. You must install a base level package to use these images.

Note: Due to a defect described by APAR IT33240, on 18 June 2020 the V10.1.6 fix pack is replaced by V10.1.6 interim fix 1.

  • IBM Spectrum Protect Plus interim fix 1: V10.1.6.1974 (spp_10.1.6.1974)

    Image Name Installation Environment Description
    spp_with_os-1974.iso VMware vSphere / Microsoft Hyper-V Update IBM Spectrum Protect Plus virtual appliance
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 interim fix 1, English
    vsnap-dist-10.1.6-1735.run Linux Update IBM Spectrum Protect Plus virtual appliance
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6, English
    spp_10.1.6.1974-readme.txt -- README with link to download doc



 


Images on Passport Advantage online

The Passport Advantage online website has complete images of IBM Spectrum Protect Plus 10.1.6 for download. The HTTP link in the section "Download package" directs to the Passport Advantage online website.
The images available through Passport Advantage are the base level packages. For any software patches, check Fix Central.

The following images are available for download of V10.1.6 release of IBM Spectrum Protect Plus:

Note: Due to a defect described by APAR IT33240, some V10.1.6 images of IBM Spectrum Protect Plus on Passport Advantage were replaced with V10.1.6 interim fix1 images.

  • IBM Spectrum Protect Plus virtual appliance
    This image contains all of the components required to host an IBM Spectrum Protect Plus data protection environment.

    Note: On 18 June 2020 the following IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 images on Passport Advantage were replaced.

    Image Name Passport Advantage Part Number Installation Environment Comment
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 for VMware, Multilingual CC7B2ML VMware vSphere Creates a virtual appliance containing the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus application.
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 for Hyper-V, Multilingual CC7B3ML Microsoft Hyper-V Creates a virtual appliance containing the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus application.

    You can optionally expand the environment with the images listed in the following sections. These images can be installed at any time after the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus virtual appliance is installed and deployed.
     

  • vSnap Server and VADP proxy
    In larger backup enterprise environments, more vSnap servers might be required.
    You can create proxies to run VMware backup jobs through vStorage API for Data Protection (VADP) in Linux environments. The proxies reduce demand on system resources by enabling load sharing and load balancing.

    Note: On 18 June 2020 the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 vSnap Installer image on Passport Advantage is replaced.

    Image Name Passport Advantage Part Number Installation Environment Comment
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 vSnap VADP Combo for VMware, Multilingual CC6KAML VMware vSphere Creates a virtual appliance containing the vSnap server application.
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 vSnap VADP Combo for Hyper-V, Multilingual CC6LKML Microsoft Hyper-V Creates a virtual appliance containing the vSnap server application.
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 vSnap Installer, Multilingual CC7B6ML Linux Install a vSnap server on a physical or virtual machine.

  • Kubernetes backup support
    Kubernetes Backup Support is a feature of IBM Spectrum Protect Plus that extends data protection to containers in Kubernetes clusters.  Before you can back up and restore persistent volumes that are attached to your containers, you must install and deploy Kubernetes backup support images.

    Image Name Passport Advantage Part Number Installation Environment Comment
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 Kubernetes backup support, English CC6KFEN Linux Install Kubernetes backup support application.


    The package from IBM Passport Advantage is a self-contained package. Internet access is not required at deployment time. For instructions on downloading and installing the package from IBM Passport Advantage, see Installing and deploying Kubernetes Backup Support images in the Kubernetes environment
     

  • Update files
    The following update files are available for download of IBM Spectrum Protect Plus 10.1.6

    Note: On 18 June 2020 the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 product upgrade image on Passport Advantage is replaced.

    Image Name Passport Advantage Part Number Installation Environment Comment
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6.
    Product Upgrade, Multilingual
    CC7B7ML VMware vSphere / Microsoft Hyper-V Product Upgrade

  • License

    A license key is required to convert the trial version to a fully licensed version.

    Image Name Passport Advantage Part Number Installation Environment Comment
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 license key for Upgrade from Trial to full version, Multilingual CC6KEML - The license key converts the trial version to the fully licensed version of the product.



 


Images on IBM Helm Chart Repository using IBM Entitled Registry

  • Kubernetes backup support support image
    Kubernetes Backup Support is a feature of IBM Spectrum Protect Plus that extends data protection to containers in Kubernetes clusters.
    You can download and install Kubernetes Backup Support from the IBM Helm Charts Repository using IBM Entitled Registry. This is a fast and convenient deployment option for Kubernetes clusters that have internet access. The Helm package is smaller in size and therefore takes less time to download. Internet access is required to pull containers at deployment time.
    Image Name Installation Environment Comment
    ibm-spectrum-protect-plus-prod-1.0.0.tgz Linux Install Kubernetes backup support application.
    For instructions, see "Preparing for installation using package from IBM Helm Chart Repository and IBM Entitled Registry" in the product README. To review the product README and related files in the IBM Helm Chart Repository, navigate to https://github.com/IBM/charts/tree/master/entitled/ibm-spectrum-protect-plus-prod


     

Trial Images

A free trial version is available. You can download the package from IBM Spectrum Protect Plus on IBM Marketplace

Image Name Passport Advantage Part Number Installation Environment Comment
IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 Trial, English - Linux Creates a virtual appliance containing a trial version of the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus application.
IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 for VMware Trial, English - VMware vSphere Creates a virtual appliance containing a trial version of the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus application.
IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 for Hyper-V Trial, English - Microsoft Hyper-V Creates a virtual appliance containing a trial version of the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus application.



 

Prerequisites

For system requirement information in this level, see System requirements: IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6

For hardware and software requirements supported by IBM Spectrum Protect Plus, see IBM Spectrum Protect Plus - All Requirements Doc

For guidance on how to build an IBM Spectrum Protect Plus solution with a focus on how to size, build, and place storage and data movement components in a VMware vSphere virtual machine environment, see the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus Blueprint
The guidance can be generalized for any application protection that is available with IBM Spectrum Protect Plus.

Featured technical support documents are listed in  Featured Documents for IBM Spectrum Protect Plus



 

Installation Instructions

For detailed instructions, how to:


Important: Do not change the names of the files that you download. The original file names are required for the installation or update process to complete without errors.



 

Download Package

The HTTP link in the Download Options column directs you to the following sites:

  • Passport Advantage online website. Passport Advantage is a secure website that requires an account ID and password. It has all of the images associated with IBM Spectrum Protect Plus 10.1.6 available for download.

    You can locate images on the Passport Advantage online website by using the part number as the search query. For example, to locate the IBM Spectrum Protect Plus for VMware virtual appliance, use the search query CC7B2ML, and for IBM Spectrum Protect Plus for Hyper-V virtual appliance, use CC7B3ML.

  • IBM Entitled Registry is a central repository.  The Helm chart for Kubernetes Backup Support is available in the IBM Helm Chart Repository. The Helm package contains links to the IBM Entitled Registry.

    Before you can pull docker images from the IBM Entitled Registry, you must obtain a key from the IBM Container Library. You can go to  IBM Container Library to get your entitlement key which reflects all products that you have purchased.

  • Fix Central online website. Fix Central is a secure website that requires you to log in using your IBM ID. Fix Central allows you to search, select, order, and download fixes to your system with a choice of delivery options. You can acquire an IBM ID for free at  Sign up to IBMid 

    You can locate images on the Fix Central online website by using the product name, version, and platform as the search query. For example, use the "IBM Spectrum Protect Plus".
    Reminder: The images available through Fix Central do not contain license enablement files. Install previous a base level package before use these packages.



 

How critical is this fix?

Following vulnerabilities are identified in IBM Spectrum Protect Plus Version 10.1.6 and patches:

IBM Spectrum Protect Plus
First Fixing VRMF Level Platform Bulletin Title and Link
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Quartz vulnerability affects IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (CVE-2019-13990)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in MongoDB affects IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (CVE-2019-2389)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in Swagger affects IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (CVE-2019-17495)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Multiple Java vulnerabilities affect IBM Spectrum Protect Plus
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: IBM Spectrum Protect Plus is vulnerable to authentication bypass (CVE-2020-4216)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in FasterXML jackson-databind affect IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (CVE-2020-9548, CVE-2020-9546. CVE-2020-9547, CVE-2020-8840, CVE-2019-20330)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in Apache Tomcat affects IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (CVE-2020-1938)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: IBM Spectrum Protect Plus vulnerable to Logjam (CVE-2015-4000)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (CVE-2020-4469, CVE-2020-4471. CVE-2020-4470)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Information Disclosure via IBM Spectrum Protect Plus virgo log file (CVE-2020-4477)
V10.1.6 Linux Security Bulletin: Denial of Service vulnerability in Linux Kernel affects IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (CVE-2020-12114)


Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM Spectrum Protect Plus e-Fix bundles are listed in the corresponding download pages. 
The download pages can be found in Featured Documents for IBM Spectrum Protect™ Plus

 

Problems Solved

For a list of fixed APARs in IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6 level, see in website: Update History: IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.x

APAR's fixed in IBM Spectrum Protect Plus e-Fix bundles are listed in the corresponding download pages. 
The download pages can be found in Featured Documents for IBM Spectrum Protect™ Plus
 

Known Side Effects

For known issues and limitations in this level, see website Known Issues and Limitations: IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.6.x



 

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Technical Support

For support, see the website for product:  IBM Support for IBM Spectrum Protect Plus



 

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Document Information

Modified date:
22 June 2020

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ibm15693313