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IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center - Calculating System Requirements

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How do I calculate the system requirements for the Operations Center in my storage environment?

Tip: Beginning with Version 7.1.3, IBM® Tivoli® Storage Manager is now IBM Spectrum Protect™. 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 Manager product name. To learn more about the rebranding transition, see


Enter the requested information in the attached calculator, and click Calculate.

Additional information is available about Operations Center system requirements and performance tuning. See the Related Information section on this page for links to the documentation.

The estimates that the calculator makes are more precise than the estimates in the documentation. The estimates in the documentation can be used as general guidelines.

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Related information

Server and Operations Center compatibility
System requirements
Performance tuning

Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: All Supported Versions

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1641684

Modified date: 10 December 2015