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Moving source-data to a bigger drive

obiwan2

ADSM.ORG Member
#1
Hi guys,

a simple (?) problem....

We have two HP EVA systems. On one system is a 10TB disk defined, on the other system a 20TB disk.
The 10TB disk is backed-up by TSM. Now...the free space is too small and we ant to move all data to the bigger disk !

Simple question: How can we prevent TSM from performing a new Full Backup ?

Hope you have a simple solution...
Thanks

Hubert
 

marclant

ADSM.ORG Moderator
#2
If you use storage tools that come with your storage device to copy/replicate the data to the new storage at the block level, and mount that new volume to the OS on the same mount point, it "should" appear as unchanged.
 

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The Spectrum Protect TLA (Three-Letter Acronym): ISP or something else?

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