This webcast will take place on October 15, 2013 at 11:00 AM ET

#TUCStorageWebcast

OVERVIEW: The presentation provides insight into simplifying the procedures that enable Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) administrators to successfully implement TSM TDP for VMware 6.4. The presentation includes an overview of TSM and walks over Piedmont Healthcare’s Backup Environment and how Piedmont uses TDP VMware for VM backups. 

THE SPEAKER: Kumar C Kancharana, IBM TSM Architect/Sr. Systems Analyst

Kumar is an IBM Certified TSM Administrator with Piedmont Healthcare since 2009, he has several years of TSM Administrator/Architect experience, before joining Piedmont Kumar has worked with Blue Cross Blue Shield, Assurant Solutions and also with Bank of America. He has worked with a wide variety of clients and has accumulated extensive experience in installing, configuring and deployment of TSM 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 6.1 & 6.2 & 6.3 Servers. He has experience in configuration and support of NAS, SAN and Backup Recovery / Restore.

He has configured TDP for Oracle, TDP for IBM DB2, TDP SQL, TDP Exchange, TDP for Lotus Domino and TDP for VMware, in addition to working on configuring TSM for HSM clients. Kumar has installed and configured TSM NDMP backups for NAS storage on VTL and Physical tape Libraries. He has excellent experience in configuring TSM LAN Free backups. Moreover, he is an expert in building TSM servers from scratch on AIX, Windows, and Z/Os & Linux platforms from scratch.

Furthermore, he has been actively involved in designing, planning, implementing and maintaining an Enterprise Backup and Recovery environment for customers within the user community of 10000+ clients.