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IBM i VPM client partition backup on DataDomain VTL - add TS3500 support
System: IBM i V7R4 - Virtual Partition Manager (VPM) Actor: User needing new feature
Product DellEMC DataDomain is a commonly used product that provide Media Library emulation. Actually, the only emulation usable and certified for IBM i is the TS3500. In IBM i client partition Virtual Partition Manager (VPM) the only models supported are ts2900 (seen as 3572), ts3100 and ts3200 (seen as 3573), ts4300 (seen as 3555). In this list we whish add the TS3500 library to permit a client partition FC connected to a Datadomain to backup.
System: IBM i client partition Virtual Partition Manager (VPM) Actor: Customer
Use cases for the system:
connect the client partition to DataDomain via Fiber Channel Configure TS3500 library and drives Perform backup using BRMS
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