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Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Requirements

Technote (troubleshooting)


Problem(Abstract)

Hardware and Software Requirements for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack

Diagnosing the problem

Below is a table with links to the Software and Hardware Requirements for different FastBack versions and their components.

Resolving the problem

Version
Changes
Support Dates
FastBack Ver. 5.5.5 Nov. 13, 2008 - Apr. 30, 2014
FastBack Ver. 6.1.0
-> Base Version <-
Jan. 15, 2010 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.1
Jul. 30, 2010 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.2
Dec. 17, 2010 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.3
Dec. 17, 2010 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.4
Jun. 26, 2011 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.6 Jun 22, 2012 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.7
Dec 14, 2012 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.8 No changes in the supported platforms since the previous release. Jun 26, 2013 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.9 Support for the following operating systems is provided by FastBack Client, FastBack Mount, and Administrative Command Line.

Support for the following operating system is provided by FastBack Server.

The following operating systems are not supported.
Dec 18, 2013 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.10
June 30, 2014 - Current
FastBack Ver. 6.1.11
Dec 19, 2014 - Current
FastBack Ver.6.1.12
Jun 12, 2015 - Current
Tivoli Storage Manager Suite for Unified Recovery Ver 7.1 Hardware and software supported by FastBack with the following exceptions:
Dec 13, 2013 - Current
Notes:
Base Versions available at Passport Advantage:
http://www.ibm.com/software/passportadvantage

Fix Packs available at Fix Central:
http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/


Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Client Windows 2003 server, Windows 2000, Windows XP 5.5
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack for Microsoft Exchange Windows 2003 server, Windows XP 5.5
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack for Bare Machine Recovery Windows 2003 server, Windows XP
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Center 5.5

Product Alias/Synonym

TSM FSB

Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack
Server

Software version: All Supported Versions

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 1315086

Modified date: 16 February 2016