IBM i System Administration Bootcamp Session 7: IBM i Virtual Optical and Virtual Tape - Andrew Grant

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  • Concepts
    • Performance differences
    • Compare virtual tape and optical devices to physical tape, devices, and libraries
    • Network-based virtual optical
    • Storage
  • Creating Image Catalogs
  • Creating devices
  • Populating image catalogs
  • Managing a virtual device and storage
    • Initializing previously used virtual tapes
  • Save and restore considerations
    • New cloud storage solutions

Andrew Grant

Senior Solutions Engineer, Systems Advisory Services

Andrew Grant is a Senior Solutions Engineer with Systems Advisory Services in Auckland, New Zealand. Andrew is skilled in Service Delivery, Storage Area Network (SAN) and IBM i Storage. Andrew has worked on several following RedBooks for IBM, including: AS/400 Internet Security: Implementing AS/400 VPNs; IBM Network Station Enhancements – WAN deployment strategies; and AS/400 TCP/IP Auto-configuration – DNS and DHCP; IBM Network Station in an AS/400 Environment.


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