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IBM Spectrum Protect/TSM Bootcamp for Administrators


This course is a 3 day instructor-led workshop that teaches you how to administer IBM Spectrum Protect V7/V8. Focus is hands-on expertise with fast ability to deploy after the class is finished. Class is taught in The Netherlands as well as abroad. Language is Dutch or English.

Coursecode: AP-TSM03Coursetitle: IBM Spectrum Protect/TSM Bootcamp for AdministratorsDuration: 3 day(s)Price: 1500,-- (ex BTW/VAT)


 System Administrators, managing a Spectrum Protect (Tivoli Storage Manager) V7/V8  environment.


You should have Windows or Linux/Unix system administration skills.


Upon completion students will be able to manage a Spectrum Protect environment; understand/use client and server interfaces; perform, automate and schedule backup and restore operations; manage storage devices; check/monitor backups and logs; protect the TSM database, storage pools and client nodes for DR purposes.


  • Spectrum Protect / TSM introduction & overview
  • Server and Client interfaces
  • Installation and Configuration of the BA-Client and scheduler
  • Perform Backup, Archive, Retrieve and Restore functions
  • Storage pool & device configuration, device classes and volume management
  • Policy management and scheduling
  • TSM monitoring and reporting : daily tasks and tools
  • TSM Client and Server related troubleshooting:  understanding & analyzing logs and error messages
  • Protecting the TSM database and storagepools:  backup & recovery of the database and storage pools
  • Replicating client node data for DR purposes
  • Container Storage: Directory & Cloud
  • Protecting Virtual Environments (VE)

 Coverage of Spectrum Protect additional products is available as separate add-on modules. Please ask quotation.

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