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Automating an unattended full system save

I understand that I cannot -- without third-party software -- automate an unattended full system save because the system needs to be in restricted state at the time of the backup. Can you tell me what what third-party software packages would allow this full-system save to occur?

There are some very fine products available for fully backing up an iSeries in an unattended mode.

You can get quite a good list by going to Google and entering the following search:

iSeries unattended backup

You can also find enter the same info on the Search400.com search engine. Click here to see what's available.

I personally use the IBM BRMS product and find that it works very well.


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