Protecting Exchange 2013 with TSM FlashCopy Manager 3.2.1 on IBM Storwize family products and SVC
Randy J George
FlashCopy; IBM Storwize V3700; IBM Storwize V7000; SAN Volume Controller
Abstract: This solution guide provides installation and configuration details for deployment of IBM Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager 3.2.1 and the IBM Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) Hardware Provider on Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V guest servers. The solution includes FlashCopy Manager support for Microsoft Exchange 2013, the latest version of Exchange (at the time of this publication). Also included is support for database availability groups (DAG) environments, Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) instant restore and individual mailbox restore. The tested configuration used Hyper-V Virtual Fibre Channel switches and adapters that enable direct FC storage connectivity for Hyper-V guests.