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September, 2016 - IBM Spectrum Protect™ (Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack) Support Technical Information Newsletter



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IBM Systems Storage & Software Defined Infrastructure Technical Support Newsletter

September 15, 2016 | Issue #9

Welcome to the IBM Spectrum Protect™ (TSM) Fastback Technical Support Information newsletter. This communication is designed to help you derive maximum value from your software by providing the most up-to-date technical information, answers to frequently asked questions, and links to other key information.

Support Resources

    Problem Solving Resources On-line for IBM Spectrum Protect™ (Tivoli Storage Manager) FastBack
    A compiled list of URL's from our technical support teams containing documents to aid you in your system administration of TSM FastBack.
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Latest Technotes and FAQs

Latest Downloads and Fixes

Education and training

    TSM Storage portfolio related videos including the new videos
    This link is for a play list of TSM Storage portfolio related videos including the new videos.
    IBM Systems Storage - The SOS Files
    Collection of educational training videos and blogs
    IBM Knowledge Center
    The central location for finding and organizing information about IBM products

Problem Solving Resources

    TSM FastBack for Workstations v7.1 Hardware and Software Requirements
    Hardware and Software Requirements for IBM Spectrum Protect™ (TSM)FastBack Workstations.
    TSM FastBack Requirements
    Hardware and Software Requirements for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack
    Collecting Data for Tivoli Storage Manager Fastback: Client Installation Issues
    Collecting data documents aid in problem determination and save time resolving Problem Management Records (PMRs)

Forums and Wikis

    IBM Storage Management Forum
    This forum is focused on protecting & maximizing the availability of your on demand computing data with Storage Management solutions.
    IBM Storage Management Community
    Connect, learn, and share with the Storage Management Community experts.
    Welcome to TSM FastBack for Workstations
    This Wiki provides you with best practices and scenarios.

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Warmest regards,
The IBM Spectrum Protect™ (TSM) Fastback Support Team!

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Product Alias/Synonym

Tivoli Storage Manager Fastback
Storage Manager Fastback
TSM Fastback
Storage Fastback
Spectrum Protect

Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack

Software version: All Supported Versions

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Software edition: Edition Independent

Reference #: 7015895

Modified date: 2016-09-16