Data backup, storage and retrieval on iSeries News
February 08, 2007
Read our free chapter download: AS/400 Primer, Third Edition by Ernie Malaga, Doug Pence and Ron Hawkins and then take the quiz to see how much you've learned.
July 18, 2006
Unitrends, known for disaster recovery software and bare-metal restore, now provides data backup for the iSeries and may implement bare-metal restore for the system in the future.
July 06, 2006
DataMirror's iCluster software for the iSeries boasts better performance and easier monitoring while backing up critical company data.
May 30, 2006
The latest version of IBM's SAN Volume Controller storage virtualization software supports global replication -- lowering the cost of disaster recovery.
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Would you be able to recover your systems in the event of a disaster? Hopefully the answer is yes. To help you make sure your backups and restores are being done correctly, we've pulled together a multitude of tips, articles, white papers and other ... Continue Reading
Ken Graap ,System i backup and recovery expert, answers users top 10 questions. Continue Reading
Most industry experts agree that a good disaster recovery plan is essential to any IT shop. Critical to that plan is making sure your backups are clean and that you can restore that data. If a disaster struck, how would your shop fare? Not sure? ... Continue Reading
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Seven ways autonomics can deliver a healthy, efficient high availability environment -- with less ma
If you think fully autonomic tools are the things of science fiction, then think again. High availability solutions for the iSeries now include self-healing, self-auditing, and self-learning features. Peter Sa from Lakeview Technology outlines seven... Continue Reading
This tip offers an overview of storage technologies divided into two parts, one for the personal or small business user and another for the enterprise user. Continue Reading
IBM announced Tuesday the latest in a series improvements to its iSeries line, which analysts say is evidence of a trend towards an increased overlap with the pSeries. Continue Reading
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Very reliable. If you have SAN on the back end housing TSM’s storage pools, you can achieve blazing fast restore times.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: Client scheduling, deduplication, parallel processing of restores, disaster recovery manager. • Improvements to My...Continue Reading
Ability to verify backups of critical servers means I can sleep at night. Backup of physical servers could be better.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: This is actually quite a hard choice to make when dealing with Veeam Backup & Replication. There are a number of great...Continue Reading
Set up is very easy. Pick your proxy server, set up the repositories and off you go. The backup compressions needs work.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: Replication WAN Accelerator Backup Ease of use File Level restoration • Improvements to My Organization: Restores are...Continue Reading
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The BRMS Network feature allows a BRMS system to connect to other BRMS systems via a network, and enables a user to consolidate media such as backup tapes. Continue Reading
The only option to correct damage preventing file journaling is to use the RCLSTG command. Continue Reading
Find out if log files can be omitted during a save without causing problems in a full restore. Continue Reading
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IBM's iSeries Backup and Recovery manual answers many questions related to system backup and disaster recovery. Continue Reading
When upgrading from an older I5/OS release to V6R1 using BRMS use the detailed instructions provided by IBM to help using BRMS to restore *ALLUSR data. Continue Reading
On the System i, to perform a fully system backup without user profile QSECOFR, just implement a user profile with special authority *SAVSYS. Continue Reading