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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 11, 2016

Possibility to use the "dedup_device" with TSM for ERP (DB2) Product

Customer backup its DB2 database with Sp. Protect (ex TSM) ; backup storage is ProtecTIER (IBM Open deduplication solution). In order to boost both backup / restaure performances and deduplication ratio the 'dedup_device' option has been be set up on DB2.

The "db2 backup" command work fine and use this option
Unfortunately when db2 backup command is initialised through the Sp. Protect for SAP DB2 module this option is not used. Our request is to enhance Sp. Protect for SAP DB2 module in oder to be able from it to use the 'dedup_device' option

Idea priority Urgent
  • Guest
    Nov 15, 2016

    This request may not be delivered within the release currently under development, but the theme is aligned with the current multi-year strategy. IBM may consider and evaluate any RFE Community feedback for this request through activities such as voting. IBM will update this request in the future.