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Problem(Abstract)

Hardware and Software Requirements for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Novell Netware Client

Cause

For an overview of TSM Client and Server supported operating systems and platforms:
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21243309
Link to latest Server and Client downloads:
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21239415


Resolving the problem

Hardware and Software Requirements


Version 6.1
NetWare 6.5 is supported in TSM 6.1 with the 5.5-level client.


Version 5.5

Hardware
Operating System
Communication Protocol, Other
Machine- A personal computer or workstation running as a NetWare file server

Minimum memory and space requirement to run:
  • RAM - 512 MB (1 GB recommended)
  • Disk space - 20 MB
  • Novell NetWare 6.5 SP5, SP6, SP7, SP8+ (including the NetWare 6.5 levels in Novell OES V1 and V2)
with current support patches from Novell
TCP/IP, which comes standard with Novell NetWare
Additional Software
Web backup-archive client requires:
  • Java JRE 1.4.x (where x is 1 or greater), or Java JRE 5


Version 6.1 is past End of Support (EOS). See the V6.1 Client: Version 5.5 is past End of Support (EOS). See the V5.5 Client:


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
User
Interface 
yes
yes
 
 
yes

Related information

Latest client downloads
Overview TSM Operating Sy

Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager
Client

Software version: 5.5, 6.1

Operating system(s): NetWare

Reference #: 1113570

Modified date: 2010-06-09