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.
|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.|
Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.