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IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Fundamentals and Daily Operations (SPVC)

IBM Course Code: TOS78G

GK# 720643 Vendor# TOS78G

Course Overview


This modular, self-paced course covers all the functions necessary to use IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 7.1 in small to medium businesses. This class is for environments where storage administration is a part-time function. Learn how to protect your environment with minimal configuration by using default Tivoli Storage Manager settings when appropriate. Explore the tasks that are necessary for daily operations such as backing up and restoring critical files needed for recovery. These files include the Tivoli Storage Manager server database and recovery logs, storage pools, and client data. You also learn how to manage storage pool volumes, prepare removable media, and monitor events by using query commands and the Operations Center. The student exercises are written for Microsoft Windows 2008 64-bit.


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What You'll Learn

  • Describe the basic components and concepts of Tivoli Storage Manager.
  • Use different interfaces to interact with Tivoli Storage Manager.
  • Describe the Tivoli Storage Manager Operations Center functions.
  • Perform the tasks that are associated with protecting the Tivoli Storage Manager database, recovery log, and client data.
  • Automate and schedule server functions and client sessions.
  • Work with storage media and devices.
  • Prepare media for offsite storage.
  • Describe client functions.
  • Manage backup, restore, archive, and retrieve operations.
  • Monitor daily operations.
  • Optimize settings for small to medium businesses.


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Self-Paced Outline

  • IBM Tivoli Storage Manager overview
  • Getting started
  • Tivoli Storage Manager Operations Center
  • Storage pool operations
  • Backup-archive clients
  • Managing the Tivoli Storage Manager database and recovery log
  • Protecting the database and storage pools
  • Managing storage media
  • Scheduling and monitoring daily operations
  • Optimizing Tivoli Storage Manager for small to medium businesses

Who Should Attend


This basic course is for storage administrators and operators in a small to medium business, managing less than 10 Tivoli Storage Manager servers.

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