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October, 2017 - IBM Spectrum Protect™ FastBack Support Technical Information Newsletter

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Client self assist - Technical Support Information for IBM Spectrum Protect™ FastBack Administrators

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IBM Systems Storage & Software Defined Infrastructure Technical Support Newsletter

October 16, 2017 | Issue #10

Welcome to the IBM Spectrum Protect™ 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™ FastBack
    A compiled list of URL's from our technical support teams containing documents to aid you in your system administration of IBM Spectrum Protect™ FastBack.
    IBM Spectrum Protect™ FastBack
    The Support Portal for IBM Spectrum Protect™ FastBack allows you to find technical content, answers, solutions and much more.
    Welcome to the IBM Client Success Essentials Community!
    This community brings together users of IBM software to share, collaborate and connect with each other virtually. Here, you'll find training videos, upcoming events, blogs, important web links, and more.
    IBM Support Site Assistance
    Working with IBM to help support your IBM product(s).

Most Recent News, Flashes, and Bulletins

  1. Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in IBM WebSphere Application Server affect IBM Spectrum Protect for Workstations (formerly Tivoli Storage Manger FastBack for Workstations) Central Administration Console (CVE-2017-1380, CVE-2017-1381)

  2. Security Bulletin: Multiple security vulnerabilities identified in IBM WebSphere Application Server affect IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Reporting

Latest Downloads and Fixes

    Fix Central for IBM Spectrum Protect for Workstations
    Find the latest fixes available for IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Workstations

Education and training

    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

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

Forums and Wikis

    IBM Spectrum Protect™ Forum
    This forum is focused on protecting & maximizing the availability of your on demand computing data with Storage Management solutions.
    IBM DeveloperWorks Storage Blog
    Collaborate with other Storage experts.
    DeveloperWorks Forum: IBM System Storage
    Forum topics include storage management, storage virtualization, business continuity, infrastructure simplification, disk storage systems, tape storage systems, SAN, NAS, iSCSI and storage software products and solutions.
    IBM Spectrum Protect™ Wiki
    This Wiki provides you with best practices and scenarios for using the product.


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

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Product Alias/Synonym

Tivoli Storage Manager Fastback
Storage Manager Fastback
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: 16 October 2017


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