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Download Information: Version Interim Fix: IBM Spectrum Protect™ Snapshot for VMware



This document describes how to download the IBM Spectrum Protect™ Snapshot Version Interim Fix.

Download Description

Tip: Beginning with Version 4.1.3, Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager is now IBM Spectrum Protect™ Snapshot. Some applications such as the software fulfillment systems and IBM License Metric Tool use the new product name. However, the software and its product documentation continue to use the Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager product name. To learn more about the rebranding transition, see

An update is available for IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot Version 4.1. These packages do not contain a license enablement file. You must already have the 4.1.0.x, 4.1.1.x, 4.1.2.x, 4.1.3.x ,4.1.4.x or 4.1.6.x base package to obtain the license enablement file required to use the product. For information about how to download and install the Version 4.1.6 base package using the Passport Advantage Online Web site, please refer to the download document:

An Interim Fix is available for IBM Spectrum Protect™ Snapshot Version 4.1.6. This interim fix level only delivers packages for a subset of all components supported. The table below shows the platforms associated with this interim fix level.

ComponentFix LevelOperating Systems Supported
  • IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot for VMware

Included in this delivery
This interim fix delivery includes the fixes for the APARs listed at the bottom of this document.

Release Notes

The IBM Spectrum Protect™ Snapshot Version 4.1.6. Release Notes provides information about this product. You can access this file at the following URL:

Update History

The Update History document contains a list of all APAR fixed in all 4.1.x levels of IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot.

Known Issues and Limitations

The Known Issues & Limitations tech note describes known issues and limitations in all 4.1.x levels of IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot.

Compatibility Information
The Compatibility Information tech note includes information regarding IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot Version 4.1 compatibility with earlier releases.

Documentation Updates

The Documentation Updates tech note includes changes, updates, and other clarifications to the currently available Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager 4.1.x publications.


Please refer to the following websites for the hardware and software requirements for all components and platforms of IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot 4.1.6

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Installation Instructions

Detailed Installation instructions are available via the Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager 4.1.6 Installation and User's Guides via the Knowledge Center.

  • IBM Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager Version 4.1.6: Installation and User's Guide

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Download Package

The FTP links below direct you to the "FTP Site for Maintenance" directories which contain the updated packages.

Reminder: These images do not contain license enablement files. You must already have a,,, ,, or base level package installed.

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 June 2018