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  • Guide to iSeries disaster recovery planning

    This guide to iSeries disaster recovery covers some different aspects of iSeries DR. These include disaster recovery planning, tape recovery, backup and encryption, as well technical advice for implementing strategies, such as disaster recovery autom... 

  • Quiz: iSeries backup and recovery commands

    When it comes to iSeries backup and recovery, are you in command of your commands? Do you know the difference between the "GO SAVE" and the "SAV command?" By taking this quiz, you'll not only sharpen your backup and recovery skills, you'll be up-to-d... 

  • System i/iSeries Backup and Recovery Learning Guide

    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 r... 

  • System i backup and recovery: Top 10 Q&As

    Ken Graap ,System i backup and recovery expert, answers users top 10 questions. 

  • Disaster recovery essentials

    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? The... 

  • SAVUSROB.RPG

    SAVUSROB.RPG code for Ron Turull's tip, " Use the Save Object List API to let users customize nightly saves -- Part II." 

  • SAVINFO.DDS

    SAVINFO.DDS code for Ron Turull's tip, "Use the Save Object List API to let users customize nightly saves -- Part II." 

  • iSeries word scramble: Backup & recovery

    How well do you know common iSeries backup & recovery terms? Test your iSeries smarts with our iSeries word scramble. See if you can unscramble these 20 iSeries-related words. 

  • iSeries Backup and Recovery Learning Guide

    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 r... 

  • Virtualization for IBM i: Backups

    Virtualizing backups on the System i effectively integrates the system into your enterprise data protection strategy. With deduplication, disk-to-disk backup, and MAID technologies, virtualization provides the convenience of new technologies to AS/40... 

  • Quick iSeries/System i backup check

    A quick way to check if you are backing up all of your User Libraries is to use the little known command EDTBCKUPL. This command shows you the change library backup list menu. You need to look at the columns library last backup and changed. If change... 

  • Security configuration: Backup process review

    Have you given thought to how your security policies are stored on your system and how they figure into your backup process? If not, it's time to check into it. 

  • AS/400 Primer, Third Edition -- Chapter 6

    "Backup and Recovery," a chapter from the iSeries book "AS/400 Primer: Third Edition," focuses on the essential backup and recovery commands. Learn what steps you should take to ensure data doesn't get lost. 

  • System i5 backup: Brushing up on BRMS

    Backup and recovery expert Ken Graap is a big fan of the IBM backup Recovery and Media Services (BRMS) product. According to Ken, BRMS has proven to be a robust and complete software solution for backing up and recovering the AS/400, iSeries and i5 s... 

  • New Years resolutions -- January 2006

    Now entering 2006, what are you going to do to be LAZY for another year! Well --first off -- let's go over resolutions for the New Year! Now don't worry – you can keep eating those doughnuts – (well I can't but that's another story!) 

  • Tasks you should automate: Backup and archiving

    Backup and archiving should be an automatic task. This tip explains what the vital criteria are so you can choose a tool to automate this process. 

  • Avoid save active files error

    If you are doing a SAV that causes a CPFA09E (Object in use) error and ends the save with error CPF3838 (x objects saved. y objects not saved), you can change a directory or file so that the directory or file is ignored and the escape error will not ... 

  • Virtual tape libraries: No pain, much gain

    Virtual tape libraries make the move to disk-to-disk backup or archiving much simpler, but become familiar with the advantages and disadvantages before making your move. 

  • Optimizing tape restores

    Every organization understands the need to backup data, but many do not actually backup with restorability in mind. This tip will help you solve tape restore problems by following a few simple guidelines. 

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About Data backup, storage and retrieval on iSeries

In this topic on IBM System i (iSeries, AS400) data backup, storage and retrieval, you will find guides, tutorials, news, tips and advice on how to backup your data, store your data and retrieve your data on IBM System i (iSeries, AS400).