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Problem(Abstract)

Hardware and Software Requirements for IBM Spectrum Protect™ Solaris x86/x86_64 Backup-Archive and API Client

Cause

Tip: The product now known as IBM Spectrum Protect™ was named IBM Tivoli® Storage Manager in releases earlier than Version 7.1.3. To learn more about the rebranding transition, see technote 1963634.

Overview of IBM Spectrum Protect™ Client and Server supported operating systems and platforms: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21243309
Overview of IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client and Server supported operating systems and platforms: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21994042

Latest Client and Server downloads: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21239415


Resolving the problem



Hardware and Software Requirements

Version 8.1
Hardware
Operating System
Communication Protocol
Systems based on x86-64 processor architecture such as Intel 64 or AMD64
  • Solaris 10
  • Solaris 11
  • TCP/IP, which comes standard with Solaris
Additional Software
  • The Java GUI and Web backup-archive client requires Java: JRE 7 or JRE 8

Version 7.1 (beginning with 7.1.1)

Hardware
Operating System
Communication Protocol
Systems based on x86-64 processor architecture such as Intel 64 or AMD64
  • Solaris 10
  • Solaris 11
  • TCP/IP, which comes standard with Solaris
Additional Software
Java GUI and Web Backup-Archive client require:
  • prior 7.1.2.1: requires Java JRE 7
  • beginning with 7.1.2.1: requires Java JRE 7 or 8

Version 6.2 is past End of Support (EOS). See the V6.2 Client:
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:


NOTE:
  • The LAN-Free client also requires IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Storage Area Networks (5608-SAN).

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
Interface 
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Related information

Latest client downloads
Overview Spectrum Protect Operating Systems
Overview TSM Operating Systems

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Manager for Space Management
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Manager Extended Edition Client
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Manager Client

Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager
Client


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