Tape Manager for z/VM provides management of:
It organizes and stores information about tape resources in a tape catalog. It manages tapes across multiple z/VM systems, allowing you to maintain one catalog of tape volumes. Tape Manager for z/VM monitors tape resources and notifies you when tape resources are running low or when tape catalog disk space is nearing capacity.
Tape Manager for z/VM supports:
Tape Manager for z/VM V1.3 runs on hardware that meets the minimum specifications of the supported operating environment. All prerequisites and corequisites for these products apply. The products listed here are supported only while service is available for those products.
The following materials are available for Tape Manager for z/VM:
- PapersEnabling the FACILITY Class for Use by RACF for z/VM.(PDF, 883KB)
Learn how to use RACF to control access to various system level options and authorizations in Tape Manager.
IBM Tape Manager for z/VM and DFSMSRMS z/VM in a TS7700 Tape Grid Environment
- PresentationsIBM Solutions for Administering, Monitoring and Managing z/VM and Linux on z Systems (PDF, 1.41MB), including demo scenarios, September 2013.
Overview of Tape Manager for z/VM (PDF, 485.5KB)
- PublicationsTape Manager for z/VM Fact Sheet (PDF, 61KB)
Tape Manager for z/VM V1.3 Installation and Administration Guide (PDF, 395KB), SC18-9344
Tape Manager for z/VM V1.3 Program Directory (PDF, 229KB)
Tape Manager for z/VM V1.3 User's Guide and Reference (PDF, 512KB), SC18-9349