To use LiteSpeed to back up and/or restore to TSM
Conduct a backup from the LiteSpeed UI Console, using the LiteSpeed command line utility or using LiteSpeed T-SQL commands in the normal manner, providing the TSM-required information using TSM specific arguments.
LiteSpeed needs some specific information for every backup data stream sent to the TSM server, including:
Location of the option file (Usually, C:\Program Files\Tivoli\TSM\baclient\dsm.opt.)
NOTE: Tivoli Server uses the option file to start as a service with a set of default options. Some server options may affect backup/restore processes.
This name identifies the backup in TSM. It is not possible to overwrite or append to an existing object. If backing up to the same tsm objects with init option, they are "versioned" by the TSM server. New backups become active, old ones become inactive and removed as specified by the TSM servers' retention policies.
Depending on your TSM configuration, you may need to provide the following:
For more information, see IBM Spectrum Project (TSM) Examples. on how to perform LiteSpeed functions with the TSM.
NOTE: For information about backing up or restoring using the LiteSpeed UI Console, please see the LiteSpeed User Guide.