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October, 2016 - IBM Spectrum Control™ (Storage Productivity Center) Customer Support Technical Information Newsletter



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IBM Systems Storage & Software Defined Infrastructure Technical Support Newsletter

October 10, 2016 | Issue #10

Welcome to the IBM Spectrum Control™ 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

    IBM Spectrum Control™ Standard Edition
    Find technical content, answers, solutions and much more.
    Problem Solving Resources for IBM Spectrum Control™ Administrators
    A compiled list of URLs from our technical support teams containing documents to aid you in your system administration.
    Support Assistant - IBM Spectrum Control™
    ISA V4 product add-ons are available for IBM Spectrum Control™ products.
    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.

Developer Center: Your portal to Engage IBM Storage Development SMEs through developerWorks
Here you can connect, learn, share and dialogue with Storage Development Experts and other users of IBM Storage who share your interest in storage solutions. You can select an area of interest and access blogs, forums, wikis and other materials that will help you optimize, get new insights and get the most out of your storage infrastructure.

Perhaps you have a question for the experts? Maybe you want to know what other IBM Storage users are discussing?
Then join the active dW Answers forum to post your storage question. Or surf through the information contained in over 49K posts that are monitored by our storage development experts.

At IBM, we want to hear what you have to say. Your portal to reach us is at developerWorks and dW Answers
  • IBM Storage Support Enhancements Summary
  • At IBM, we are constantly looking for new ways to improve client experience with our storage products and storage support - whether this is to help you quickly get the most relevant or latest information on our best-of breed Storage products, or ways that you can reach out to and engage Storage Support.

Latest Technotes and FAQs

Most recent APARs

Latest Downloads and Fixes

  1. Latest Downloads for IBM Spectrum Control™
    This page has links to download the latest fix packs and interim fixes by version.
    IBM Spectrum Family - Spectrum Control™ Standard Edition (Redbook)
    (How-to guidance and examples to effectively integrate IBM Spectrum Control™ Standard Edition into your Software-Defined Storage business enterprise environments)

Education and training

    IBM Systems Storage portfolio of related videos including the new videos
    This link is for a play list of IBM Spectrum 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
  1. Collecting Data for TPC: Read First for all IBM Spectrum Control™ problems
    Collecting Data documents aid in problem determination and save time resolving Problem Management Records (PMRs).

Forums and Wikis

      Storage Management Community
      Connect, learn, and share with the Storage Management Community experts.
      IBM DeveloperWorks Storage Blog
      Collaborate with other Storage experts.

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Warmest regards,
The IBM Spectrum Control™ Support Team!

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Related information

IBM Systems Storage Technical Support Newsletters

Product Alias/Synonym

Tivoli Total Storage Productivity Center
Tivoli Total Storage Productivity Center for Disk
Tivoli Total Storage Productivity Center for Data
Tivoli Total Storage Productivity Center for Replication
IBM Tivoli Total Storage Productivity Center
TPC for Disk
TPC for Data
TPC for Replication
TPC Standard Edition
Tivoli Total Storage Productivity Center Standard Edition
IBM Tivoli Total Storage Productivity Center Standard Edition
Tivoli Total Storage Productivity Center Suite

Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Data

Software version: Version Independent

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

Software edition: Edition Independent

Reference #: 7017347

Modified date: 13 October 2016