Manage and protect data assets from a single point of control
IBM® Spectrum Protect™, formerly Tivoli® Storage Manager family, provides backup, snapshot, archive, recovery, space management, bare machine recovery and disaster recovery capabilities.
Spectrum Protect supports systems of all sizes - including virtual machines, file servers, email, databases, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, mainframes and desktops. Spectrum Protect does all this from a single environment that expands as data grows.
Spectrum Protect software is available in solution bundles and individual components. Choose from a broad range of license plans. For small and midsized organizations, IBM offers specially priced and packaged Entry solution bundles.
Spectrum Protect Suite: Provides capacity-based licensing for IBM Spectrum Protect (Tivoli Storage Manager) Extended Edition, advanced agents for virtual environments and core applications, snapshot management and hierarchical space management.
IBM Spectrum Protect components are available in solution bundles or individually – with license plans to fit any size organization.
IBM Spectrum Protect Suite
Learn more about this easy way to buy and manage IBM Spectrum Protect software.
IBM Spectrum Protect Entry
Build your own solution:
Backup servers (choose one)
- IBM Spectrum Protect
- IBM Spectrum Protect Extended Edition adds advanced disaster recovery functionality, remote replication and large tape library support.
Enable "instant" backup and recovery for critical workloads.
Advanced backup agents
Enable faster backups and restores with agents that integrate with your business applications.
- IBM Spectrum Protect for Virtual Environments, for VMware and Hyper-V
- IBM Spectrum Protect for Mail
- IBM Spectrum Protect for Databases
- IBM Spectrum Protect for Enterprise Resource Planning
- IBM Spectrum Protect for SAN
- Backup and Restore for Microsoft® SharePoint®
Recovery simulators and bare machine recovery
Hierarchical space management
Reduce storage costs for infrequently accessed information, without changing the way users and applications interact with their data.
Continuous data protection for Windows
|IBM Spectrum Protect Entry||IBM Spectrum Protect Suite for - Front End||IBM Spectrum Protect Suite|
|IBM Spectrum Protect||Standard Edition||Extended Edition||Extended Edition|
|IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot||
|IBM Spectrum Protect for Virtual Environments||
|IBM Spectrum Protect for Mail||
|IBM Spectrum Protectfor Databases||
|IBM Spectrum Protectfor Enterprise Resource Planning||
|IBM Spectrum Protect backup-archive client for file systems||
|IBM Spectrum Protect for SAN||
|IBM Spectrum Protect for Space Management||
|Components||License required for each component installed per protected server, whether virtual or physical||unlimited||unlimited|
|Capacity||unlimited||License by the capacity protected by the products in the bundle||License by the capacity used for managed backup data, measured after deduplication and other efficiency features are used|
|Restrictions (Entry offerings only)|
● Up to 50 managed servers per enterprise, of which up to five can be virtual host servers
● Microsoft Windows, Linux x86 or Linux on IBM Power® platforms only
● Up to 100 IBM Spectrum Protect nodes per enterprise
● Up to four tape drives and 48 tape library slots
● Node replication limited to two IBM Spectrum Protect servers
Entry option is limited to:
● 100 TB of managed backup data, measured by the capacity protected by the products in the bundle
● Two IBM Spectrum Protect servers per enterprise
Entry option is limited to:|
● 100 TB of managed backup data, measured after deduplication and other efficiency features are used
● Two IBM Spectrum Protect servers per enterprise
The latest release of IBM Spectrum Protect improves usability, cloud integration and scalability.
Version 7.1.3 enhancements
Dedupe Storage Pools
Cloud Storage Pools
Version 7.1.2 enhancements
IBM Software Subscription and Support Resources
Data protection and storage management
- Archive Manager for z/VM
- Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM
- IBM SmartCloud Virtual Storage Center
- Spectrum Protect
- Spectrum Protect Snapshot
- Spectrum Protect Suite
- Tape Manager for z/VM
- Tivoli Advanced Allocation Management
- Tivoli Advanced Audit for DFSMShsm
- Tivoli Advanced Backup and Recovery for z/OS
- Tivoli Advanced Catalog Management for z/OS
- Tivoli Advanced Storage Management Suite for z/OS
- Tivoli Automated Tape Allocation Manager for z/OS
- Tivoli Business Continuity Process Manager
- Tivoli Continuous Data Protection for Files
- Tivoli Output Manager for z/OS
- Tivoli Storage Manager Extended Edition
- Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack for Workstations
- Tivoli Storage Manager for Databases
- Tivoli Storage Manager for Enterprise Resource Planning
- Tivoli Storage Manager for Mail
- Tivoli Storage Manager for Space Management
- Tivoli Storage Manager for Storage Area Networks
- Tivoli Storage Manager for System Backup and Recovery
- Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments
- Tivoli Storage Manager for z/OS Media
- Tivoli Storage Manager HSM for Windows
- Tivoli Storage Productivity Center
- Tivoli Tape Optimizer on z/OS
- TotalStorage SAN Volume Controller