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Spectrum Protect for ERP

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can not use Spectrum protect over san in ERP Database

We was working with AIX os and use Spectrum protect to backup the ERP Database on it using Oversan We moved the production server to SUSE enterprise 15 , but now the problem as in the case that over san is not supported with suse 15, and it is urg...
over 4 years ago in Storage Protect Family / Spectrum Protect for ERP 1 Future consideration

SAP HANA setup for multiple backup retentions (monthly, yearly and so on)

When customers need multiple retentions for SAP HANA, they need to use the script provided by IBM to temporarily change to a new UTL, or point a single different stanza in HANAs cockpint, which could put monthly backups in jeopardy since they will...
about 2 years ago in Storage Protect Family / Spectrum Protect for ERP 1 Future consideration

Enhancemnt request for in TDP HANA for non-local sidadm users support

We had opened case (TS001622349) as we were getting user related error while running for Data Protection for SAP HANA because we are not using local user. hanatest02:/opt/tivoli/tsm/tdp_hana # ./setup.shIBM Spectrum Protect for En...
over 5 years ago in Storage Protect Family / Spectrum Protect for ERP 3 Future consideration