Client self assist - Technical Support Information for TSM Fastback Administrators
December 05, 2014 | Issue #05
Welcome to the IBM Cloud and Smarter Infrastructure (C&SI) - Tivoli Storage Manager 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.
Problem Solving Resources On-line for 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.
Storage Manger FastBack
The Support Portal for Storage Manger FastBack allows you to find technical content, answers, solutions and much more.
Most recent News and Flashes
- Potential security vulnerability when using Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack for Workstations Central Administration Console
- README for Tivoli FastBack for Workstations v6.3.1; November 16, 2012
Latest Technotes and FAQs
- Vista Limitations and Issues with CDP v3.1.x, v6.3.x / FastBack for Workstations v6.1.x, v6.3.x Windows
- Does FastBack Server support Advanced Format(512E) for repository area?
- FBSX7039 RC=19 unexpected error when mounting database
- Unchecking "DR enabled" in a FastBack Policy
- Revert Fastback server to most recent configuration backup
- Can the Fastback for Workstation client be started from command line?
- FBSX7039 with error code "MapiExceptionNotFound"
- How to configure the filters in the FastBack ExternalNotification.bat file
- Error 1053: Could not start the FastBack Client service
- How to determine the most recent Fastback server configuration backup
Most recent APARs
- IT05657: FastBack manual does not contain steps for ftp based DR full shipment
- IT04532: Cleanup stuck in an endless loop if bitmap.dat file can not be accessed
- IT04502: report which phase DR is in when it is failed in the clog
- IT04834: FastBack DR processing incorrectly duplicates the job record when the job is located in multiple server repositories
- IT05241: Add the fastback client host name,version string and network return code to clog messages
- IT03785: FastBack reporting doesn't work after upgrading to 6.1.10
- IT04802: Currently fastback manager couldn't log in the FastBack server installed on the machine by using localhost or "127.0.0.1"
Education and training
Support Technical Exchange training events for TSM FastBack
This is where you can find new or previous technical training events that are available.
IBM Education Assistant complimentary flash modules for TSM FastBack
Short technical training modules to help with the administration of your TSM FastBack software.
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.
Problem Solving Resources
TSM FastBack for Workstations v7.1 Hardware and Software Requirements
Hardware and Software Requirements for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Workstations
Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Requirements
Hardware and Software Requirements for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack
Forums and Wikis
Storage Management Forum
This forum is focused on protecting & maximizing the availability of your on demand computing data with Storage Management solutions.
Storage Management Community
Connect, learn, and share with the Storage Management Community experts.
Storage Manager FastBack for Workstations Wiki
This Wiki provides you with best practices and scenarios for using the TSM FastBack for Workstations product.
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