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Download location IBM TSM Client

IBM has changed the ftp download location for the TSM (IBM Spectrum Protect) client. It’s new address is: ftp://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/tivoli-storage-management/maintenance/client/

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SQL for Tivoli Storage Manager

http://thobias.org/tsm/sql/ SQL for Tivoli Storage Manager Useful SQL Statements for TSM 08/27/2014This page has a collection of useful SQL statements for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM). Here you can find out a lot of selects that will help…

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TSM add/remove schedule as a service

Install the windows Service: dsmcutil install sched /name:”TSM Client Scheduler %NODENAME%” /node:%NODENAME% /password:%PASSWORD% /autostart:no /startnow:no /clientdir:”%DSM_DIR%” /optfile:”%OPTFILE%”   Remove the windows service: dsmcutil remove /name:”TSM Central Scheduler Service” source: http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/tivihelp/v1r1/index.jsp?topic=%2Fcom.ibm.itsmfdt.doc%2Fans60000559.htm

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TDP for backups fail with rc = 612

The TDP for backups fail with the following error: ACN5705W An error was encountered with Tivoli Storage Manager API initialization, rc = 612. The TSM API’s message file dscenu.txt may have become corrupted, or is at the wrong…

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Download TSM client

At our client site we use IBM Tivoli Storage Manager, and it gives a few problems. To make sure the problems are not in a old client of the software, you can download the client software here

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Restoring SQL database into other database with TSM

Problem(Abstract) SQL database restore back to the same SQL Server without overwriting the original database when using the Data Protection for SQL client       Resolving the problem The Data Protection for SQL will allow for a…

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