3.6 out of 5.0 (14 ratings)
14 Verified Reviews

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

All good here

Product is well known and Server/DBA administrators are already has exposure in other shops so well received. IBM reps were easy to get hold of in-person (important). Esclation mechanism worked well.

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

Tivoli backup in the AIX / Linux area works well.

The Tivoli backup product has worked well over the years. We backup our AIX and Linux platforms and have been able to successfully recover both platforms. The versioning and incremental forever philosophy tooks a little time to get used to, but we really like it.

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

Solution works as advertised. Some drawbacks with bundling with other solutions.

Proven solutions. Excelent customer support.

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

Powerful backup tool

Very powerful tool, but complex to operate and maintain

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

Complex implementation, difficult to find experienced professional services for deployment

Gotta go through a lot of hoops to get technical support.

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

Management is difficult, but it is a good product when it's working.

IBM Support is good, the product itself is quite intricate and difficult to manage and keep running smoothly.

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

IBM TSM..

Create product, exceptional quality.

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

Good product, but pricy

TIvoli appears to be pricing itself out of the market. Otherwise, I have no complaints

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

complex implementation

did not deliver expected results

Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) / Spectrum Protect

Implementation was a breeze. Reduced overall TCO.

Product is easy to install and maintain. Product is very flexible.