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IBM Spectrum Protect Version for Windows servers



This document describes how to download the installation images for IBM® Spectrum Protect™ by using the Passport Advantage® Online website.

Download Description

This document describes how to download IBM Spectrum Protect Windows® server installation images by using the Passport Advantage Online website.

Information for the AIX and Linux servers and the client is accessible via tabbed sections defined later in this document.

Tip: IBM Spectrum Protect includes security updates. Before you install the server, review the product documentation, including the following topics:

For the latest information about security updates, see technote 2004844.

IBM Spectrum Protect enables you to protect your organization’s data from failures and other errors by storing backup and archive data in a hierarchy of online and offline storage. The core functions of IBM Spectrum Protect include backup and recovery management, and archive management.

Tip: The product now known as IBM Spectrum Protect™ was named IBM Tivoli®Storage Manager in releases earlier than Version 7.1.3. To learn more about the rebranding transition, see technote 1963634.

More information

To access the online product documentation, see IBM Knowledge Center.

Space requirements for Windows, 64-bit

  • 2328 MB of disk space to store the full set of downloadable parts.
  • 7500 MB of disk space to unpack the parts.
  • 7500 MB of disk space for the installed product.

Downloading and assembling the product

  1. Download all of the parts that you need, both required and optional. The parts are described by platform in the tabbed sections of this document.
  2. Unpack each of the parts into a single temporary directory on your system.
  3. Use short path names for the directory used to extract the packages, for example: C:\tsm_images. Path names inside the package are long and extracting the package to a lengthy directory name can cause problems with the 255 character file path limit on Windows.

    Ensure that the path does not contain non-ASCII characters.

  4. Follow the instructions in the IBM Spectrum Protect Installation Guide to install the product.

Tab navigation

Supported platforms

Downloadable part

To install IBM Spectrum Protect on the Windows platform, download the following part:

Part number Description
CNX4BML.exe IBM Spectrum Protect, V8.1.6.100 Windows, 64-bit

Optional parts

Optionally, you can download any of the following parts:

Part number Description
CNX4GML.exe IBM Spectrum Protect V8.1.6.100 Windows (64-bit) Operations Center
CNX4JML.exe IBM Spectrum Protect V8.1.6.100 Windows (32-bit) Client Management Service
CNX4KML.exe IBM Spectrum Protect V8.1.6.100 Windows (64-bit) Client Management Service


For system requirements, see IBM Spectrum Protect Supported Operating Systems.

Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
Log on to Passport Advantage online 07 Dec 2018 English 1000 HTTP

Document information

More support for: IBM Spectrum Protect

Component: Not Applicable

Software version: 8.1.6

Operating system(s): Windows

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 4042993

Modified date: 05 December 2018