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IBM Spectrum Protect 8.1 (former TSM) Update-Workshop (SPEC81G)

Course Description Schedule

Who should attend

This workshop is intended for TSM technical professionals, storage administrators and operators who would like to get an understanding of the new key IBM Spectrum Protect features from version 7.1.1 onwards. Project managers or consultants may also benefit. A VMware workshop-Image using 3 TSM / IBM Spectrum Protect instances will be used for hands-on exercises.

This workshop incorporates always the latest TSM / ISP developments.


Skill level: intermediate.
You should have a good understanding of IBM Tivoli Storage Manager administration tasks.

Course Objectives

Learn and practice the new IBM Spectrum Protect features like the new container type storage pools. The workshop will be held by an IBM certified instructor (ILT - Instructor-Led Classroom Training). Training materials will be in English.

Please see tab below for further information regarding the class/course content.

Course Content

  • Important Database and Recovery Log enhancements from 7.1.1 onwards
  • Upgrade paths from 6.3 or 7.1.x to 8.1 or later
  • Describe and use the new container storage pool type with subcategories of directory and cloud container
  • Describe and use the new next generation server side inline deduplication
  • Describe and use the new storage pool level replication and recovery of damaged extents/data
  • Describe and use the new possibility of generating node-level data deduplication reports
  • Describe and use the new possibility of decommissioning a BA client node
  • Describe and work with operation center improvements
  • Describe and work with BA client CMS (client management service) improvements
  • Describe and initiate the new storage pool "Master Key" encryption for OFF–premises cloud connections
  • Describe and work with the new Representational State Transfer (REST) API in order to connect to the Operation Center and CMS on the client side
  • Describe and use the new Ransomware detection and alerting function 8.1.5 together with new Operation Center 8.1.5 Security Notification screen – 8.1.5
  • Describe the new Operation Center Reporting Wizard - 8.1.4
  • And more ...
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,190.- €
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Dates and Booking
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06/05/2019 - 08/05/2019 Hamburg
14/10/2019 - 16/10/2019 Munich

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