Course Details and Schedule

The Hierarchical File Server (HFS) is a university-wide backup service, open to all postgraduates and all staff. This course will give you an introduction to backing up your data to the HFS, using Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) software. You will learn about the different types of backup account for which you can register; how to install TSM; and how to back up and restore your data.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • HFS account types
  • Installing TSM
  • Manual backups
  • Scheduled backups
  • Restoring your data
  • Checking your backup account's status on the IT Services registration pages
Course information
Intended audience Postgraduates and staff. The HFS is not open to undergraduates.
Prior knowledge No prior knowledge required.
Resources Brief notes are supplied at no charge
Software Windows, Mac or Linux, and TSM
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Further information As part of the practical element of this course, you are welcome to bring your own laptop and set up TSM for backup on it. You may then back up some of your data as part of the course. We will send you a short pre-course questionaire to complete once you have signed up.
Taught using:
Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

Schedule
Booking normally opens 30 days before the course begins.
Commences Dates Time Sessions Cost Location Status
6th week Monday 17 November 14:00-17:00 1 0.00 IT Services, 13 Banbury Road places available Add to basket

Can't make any of these dates? Express an interest in future dates for this course.

Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability.