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Backups need to be just as physically secure as the System i. Managing a log system for backup tapes, retiring old tapes, and validating third-party storage services are part of what it takes to ensure security with your AS/400 backups. Continue Reading
If SAVF files can be FTP'd to anywhere, why is virtual tape necessary? The answer: Many libraries versus just one. Continue Reading
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If you are using a save option 21 for parallel backups on the AS/400, learn how to use BRMS. Continue Reading
On the AS/400 the HMC console backup is initiated from the HMC console, not via save option 21. These instructions will show you how to save HMC critical data. Continue Reading
One Search400.com expert writes, "I have a iSeries model 150 on V4R1, and on my PC I have a DVD/CDROM-write. I want to use that device to have a backup directly from my iSeries. Is this possible?" Continue Reading