OpenVMS Client for TSM (ABC)

STORServer Archive Backup Client (ABC)
Archive Backup Client for OpenVMS (ABC)


Archive Backup Client (ABC) for OpenVMS allows you to include your OpenVMS VAX, Alpha, and I64 servers in your heterogeneous IBM® Spectrum Protect™, formerly IBM® Tivoli® Storage Manager (TSM) backup solution. With ABC you can back up, archive, restore, and query OpenVMS files that are stored on TSM servers as a logical extension to the online OpenVMS ODS-2 or ODS-5 file systems.

Feature Rich and Flexible

  • Integration of OpenVMS VAX, Alpha, and I64 systems into your TSM environment
  • Numerous SET and SHOW commands to tailor the overall TSM environment
  • Automation and scheduling to save time and resources
  • Ad hoc backup and archive requests
  • Full user authentication for data protection
  • Easy-to-use, flexible and familiar DCL-like command line interface
  • Handling of complex alias file structures to ensure accuracy
  • Policy-based management and support of 100’s of storage devices
  • Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) 265 bit encryption
  • Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol for secure communications

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