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Created: 08 May 2013 | 9 comments

Is there any client to Backup Exec to System I IBM (AS 400) ?

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VJware's picture

No, there isn't.

Sush...'s picture

Hello Eduardo,

   You can check the same in the following compatibility lists

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH175581 : Backup Exec 2012 Software Compatibility List (SCL)

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH175582 : Backup Exec 2012 Hardware (HCL)

 

Thanks,

-Sush...

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EvgeniyL's picture

Hello Eduardo,

What task you want to perform? I used SBE 2010R3 & IBM AS 400. I can help

eduardo.orsolini's picture

I have a TS 3100 Library, I would like to use it do backup the datas from AS 400 using a Backup Exec.

EvgeniyL's picture

to perform a backup, you must create a user as400 and the same user with the same password in SBE. Run the job on behalf of this member.

eduardo.orsolini's picture

Ev, but do you use any agent ? How BE find the AS400 ?

EvgeniyL's picture

i dont use any agent. I created selection list and filled field (View Selection Details- edit-path) \\as400\backup

teiva-boy's picture

Most every shop I've been too that uses iSeries/AS400 uses native backup commands to back itself up.  BRMS, etc...

They backup to tape directly, DataDomain VTL, or Protectier.

 

BackupExec and AS400 shouldn't be in the same sentance.  It will NEVER be supported by IBM.  

There is an online portal, save yourself the long hold times. Create ticket online, then call in with ticket # in hand :-) http://mysupport.symantec.com "We backup data to restore, we don't backup data just to back it up."