Changes

Collector 6.2.0.15 Various stability improvements
Multi instance install scripts has been fixed
Collector 6.2.0.11 The "15 day history" for client schedules in the daily report may stop moving or go to just one square
Viewer 6.2.0.12 "All nodes overview" and "Private volumes" may give error message "Argument out of range"
"Storage pools" may give error message "Invalid floating point operation"
Collector and viewer 6.2.0.10 Vaulting holidays can be set for all servers at once
Periodic checking now has an individual limit for each servers archive log space
New scheduled analysis report: 14 day storage pool history
Implemented parallel command processing capability
General display cosmetic enhancements
All install scripts changed to have quoted paths
Vault reports (checkin/out) had special text misplaced inside the table
30 day event history duplicated so we can collect at two different times
New function: Node occupancy by storage pool
Implemented "delete dedupstats"
Added dedup savings pie to "storage pools" window
New function: Copy node
Fixed bad parameter in "protect stgpool" window
Maxstacksize lowered from 300000 to 100000
Collection of 15 day history for daily mail changed
Nodegroups : enhanced display
New function: Node status
Display of vaulting log no longer limited to 64KB
Consolidated daily report only shows first failed admin schedule
Collector 6.1.0.37 Display of node data for many (>25) servers at a time may give delays/missing data
Collection of licensing occupancy was corrupted in 6.1.0.33, it is now back to normal
Collector 6.1.0.35 Removed blank node from history collection that caused erroneous data
Collector and viewer 6.1.0.33 History collection for node and pool occupancy changed from logical to reporting to include container pools
Small improvements to node groups window
Added node comments to the printout for "Node data summary"
Separate window for "Individual settings" created
14 day history (storage pool history) now also includes container pools
Collector 6.1.0.31 Collection of 30 day event data may fail at some installations
Collector and viewer 6.1.0.30 Some selects are changed in TSM 8.1.
They result in errors when querying DB usage.
Collector 6.1.0.28 Fix to avoid daily report routines aborting
15 day history in daily reports rewritten and enhanced
Removed support for vaulting containercopy pool volumes (It is not Tivolis intention for these volumes to be vaulted)
Version 6.1.0.26 Register and update node allows special characters in password
Fixed storing of panel sizes in "Node summary"
Added copycontainer pooltype to vaulting routines.
History is now using reporting_mb where applicable
Viewer option "When changing server globally" is not remembered
Version 6.1.0.23 Collecting total occupancy for physical and reporting also
Data collection for volume distribution is wrong when there is more than one library
Collecting reporting_mb for domains
History collection changed to do it by date
Report support for 3 new reports based on reporting occ.
Delete filespace for space managed data separated into separate menu item
Node group window redesigned
Single node data summary window : Top part can be expanded
Application level added to all nodes window
Support for TSM 7.1.7
Viewer 6.1.0.20 Display of server groups with no defined groups gives error message
Viewer 6.1.0.19 Display of paths can give error about rows and fixedrows if no data present
VM data status shows double entries when data also resides in a copy pool
Lib Volumes shows the media type directly
SYSTEM STATE messages removed from "VM messages" display
Added "reporting_mb" to occupancy in "node summary"
Added "reporting_mb" to data placement analysis
Collector 6.1.0.19 Support for changed GSK install with TSM 7.1.6 BA client on collector server
Collector 6.1.0.18 14 day history may be cleared on collector restart if the old da2 file is not present.
History data added instead of stored (proxy node discrepancies)
Collector report "node 30 day events" will fail if a server is missing evgrid.dat
Viewer 6.1.0.18 DB archive space display does not work below TSM 6.3.4  (Gives SQL error) (Final fix!)
Viewer 6.1.0.16 Saved windows config comes up with "All servers" regardless of what was saved
Saving vaulting settings may fail if "Default vault to use" is blank
DB archive space display does not work below TSM 6.3.4  (Gives SQL error)
Drive usage and session anlysis print of bar charts has a font size problem
Collector 6.1.0.13 Periodic check for archive log space fails below 6.3.4  (Gives SQL error)
Viewer 6.1.0.12 Define/update large server script will give an error
Collector 6.1.0.12 Scripts using command "issue message…" may cause the collector to stop
Collector 6.1.0.11 Vaulting checkout on TSM 5.5 and below will ignore DB backup volumes
Viewer and collector 6.1.0.10 Encrypted communication from viewer to collector
Session analysis: remove duplicate data from proxy nodes
Viewer option: Select initial windows configuration and autoupdate interval to be used at startup
Global setting of vaulting e-mail receivers
TSM 7.1.5 support : New parms for cloud and container pools
Better display of log filespace sizes
New periodic check: Archive log space running full
Logging of all e-mail activity
Max. transfer raised from 10MB to 40MB
Added physical and reporting history for nodes
Allow "TSM servers" to display more than is licensed so ghost servers can be deleted
Daily report no longer reports missing replication on replicated nodes where replication has been stopped
Each vaulting checkout job can place volumes in a separate vault location
Free multi select possible in server selection window
Server scripts can execute another script and get the result e-mailed
Copy of server script to "All other servers"
History collection of "total data backed up" changed to include "asnode" backups again
Better handling of "password expired"
New history entry : Daily NAS backup amount
Added 15 day history to daily report for failed VM backups
Viewer 6.0.0.20 Fixed: Opening multiple vaulting set windows may confuse settings
User selectable refresh rate in monitor window
Control-C and control-F in monitor window fixed
Added hypervisor column to all nodes
Collector 6.0.0.19 Fixes problem where web interface did not display selected reports
Viewer 6.0.0.19 TSM 7.1.4 support
Improved detection of unavailable volumes
All timings : Removed PROCESS_START entries.
Drive usage analysis: "q act" changed to a select to reduce data amount (works from 7.0)

Viewer and collector 6.0.018

Fixed problem with defining storage pool directories
Improved handling of > in option and object fields
VM message parsing improved
Better handling of large data amounts

Collector 6.0.0.13
Viewer 6.0.0.15

Daily report sends multiple attachments when multiple receivers are defined
Changes to cloud and container pools

Viewer 6.0.0.13

Printed graphics have font size problems

Viewer 6.0.0.12

Double clicking an error message in the monitor console kills the viewer

Viewer 6.0.0.11

Help text missing

Viewer and collector 6.0.0.10

Support for the new TSM 7.1.3 functions
Daily reports made collapsible/expandable and are optionally sent as attachment
Customer and admin web access totally rewritten
Checkout reports will be sent even if empty
Daily report can optionally show all client events, not just failed ones
Daily report new section : VM backup summary
Filtering added to activity log display
Export/Import of personal commands in monitor window
Vaulting reports are saved and can be e-mailed again in case of problems.
Register Node : Save multiple configurations
Register Node : Do a "def assoc" at the same time the node is registered

Collector 5.4.0.23

Minor fixes

Collector and Viever 5.4.0.20

Deleting a node now also deletes its comments
VM status : Improved select to avoid double entries
All timings may give floating point conversion error
Also support for SNAPMIRROR in history and daily report
If an update command is sent via server to server, it may get into the audit list
Owner groups reworked to allow double node entries
Database conversion 2 to 3 made more error resistant
Update device class capacity from main window uses maxcap instead of estcap
Consolidated daily report may insert node comments where not appropriate

Collector 5.4.0.15

Reports generating excel files may have black headers

Viewer 5.4.0.14
Collector 5.4.0.14

Client code deployment now supports MAC clients

Connect timeout to agent has been increased

Scheduled session analysis report will fail when processes=0

Reports generated by the collector only work the first time.

Vaulting is aware of VTL libraries when doing checkout so it will not try checking those volumes out.

Viewer 5.4.0.12

Displaying a checkout job may cause access error

Viewer 5.4.0.11
Collector 5.4.0.11

Certain history reporting functions (processes) return empty data.

Viewer 5.4.0.10
Collector 5.4.0.10

Consolidated daily report for all or selected servers
Daily report takes into account if a DISK pool is cached in which case it uses migratable instead of utilized
Deploy checks whether a schedule exists before trying to delete it
30 event history is now node-comment aware
VM 30 day event report now as scheduable analysis report
Display of daily reports via viewer has its data limitation removed
Better support for Hyper-V backup status
Vaulting recovery plan can be stored on a Windows share
Vauting checkout job for copypool volumes can be limited to volumes utilized more than xx percent
New daily report section: Filespaces not replicated in xx days
History: Total backup now also includes NAS backups
Run schedule now : added subaction field

Viewer 5.3.0.23
Collector 5.3.0.23

Improved gadget placement
Allnodes: Multiselect reneabled

Viewer 5.3.0.21

Fastpath commands for administrative schedules do not work

Viewer 5.3.0.20

Reg. and upd. node grays deduplication
Navigator panels can be resized
Fix: Node scheduler, access violation error when closing window after failed connection
Node groups fix, long member list display as comma delimited
"Operational status current server" does not properly check version if server is changed within the window
"All timings" : session data now takes number of processes into account
Fix: Node scheduler, hang when connect timeout
VM messages extended from 200 to 500 VM machines
Client code deployment, schedule name truncated so it does not get too long

Collector 5.3.0.19

Problem with generated xls files fixed

Viewer 5.3.0.18
Collector 5.3.0.18

Vaulting - getvault checks count of copypool vols to be sure
Server select fix for hang
Fix for node summary:Button panel cannot be dragged after having been maximized

Viewer 5.3.0.16

Some parameters are missing in the “register node” command
Improved select for the “TDP activity” window

Collector 5.3.0.17

Failed VM backups in daily report now also looks at the "failed" column

History collection for node "xxxx (yyy)" now stores data under xxxx

"Server back online" now in plain text if so specified.

Viewer 5.3.0.15

Windows with tabbed display does not save and print data correctly after filtering or sorting

Collector 5.3.0.14
Viewer 5.3.0.14

Changes in node owner groups do not get registered until the next day
Client libraries removed from operational reporting
Rename node may lock the viewer
Not all VM backups get into the 30 day event history

Viewer 5.3.0.13

Storage pool display may give divide by zero error

Viewer 5.3.0.12

VM messages rewritten to better accommodate large number of VMs
Node groups shows members as comma separated list

Collector 5.3.0.10
Viewer 5.3.0.10

All TSM 7.1 functions implemented

Node comments marked with timestamp and admin that saved it

Node data summary, right panel made adjustable

Volume statistics consolidated in global list to accommodate for library sharing

Node owner group selections extended

Recovery plan file select for "Mark_destroyed" changed because of TSM 6.x peculiarity

VM backup status and VM backup 30 day event history

Find/Find next added to "client option set editor" window

Copy to clipboard added to "Error message details" window

"Occupancy detail" now shows "Reporting data" (Space used without dedup)

Scheduled drive usage report can specify a library

Release job is keeping 2 DB backups less than it should

Accounting scheduled job can generate excel  files

"History analysis" extended with "All servers"

"File spaces" extended with "Last replication date"

Holding shift or control while doing a menu click allows server selection directly

New report : Total occupancy per pooltype (Accounting sheduled reports)

Client expiration removed from process analysis

New "All nodes overview" and "Private volumes" window

Gadgets are dynamic in height

2 new backupset overview windows

Database explorer allows for your own selects

Recovery plan gets zipped before being e-mailed

Function for resending a file to Iron Mountain

"Node groups" function redesigned

Volume Licensing : The servers are now selectable

Accounting supports decimal numbers for cost

Personal commands can be organized in any order

Filtering extended with more functionality

Rendering of graphics to PDF much improved

Vaulting checkout routine rewritten and optimized

SFTP to Iron Mountain

Viewer 5.2.0.14
Collector 5.2.0.14

"Files not backed up" can now do multi server

Recovery plan contents will be shown in a window with copy functions.

Private volumes: Reclaim column sorts incorrectly

Iron mountain FTP does not work

Minimum lines for daily report to be sent changed to <5

Support for collector on a Windows server where 8.3 filenames are disabled

Recoveryplan deletes any previous volhist, dsmserv and devcnfg if they exist

SSL registration for 256 bit certificates does not work properly

Accounting may give bad data with some nodename combinations

Collector 5.2.0.12

FTP to Iron Mountain did not work properly

5.2.0.11

History collection of database usage for TSM 6.x fixed
“Exports running window” fixed for TSM 5.5

Collector 5.2.0.10
Viewer 5.2.0.10

Agent 4.0

Support for TSM 6.3.3 (Mainly LDAP functions)
SSL communication can handle 256 bit certificates
"Failed files" enhanced

"Save and stay" implemented in define drive and path

Process history : added elapse time

Library history : added volume distribution

Server scripts can be edited using external (user selectable) editor

Path display column widths made individual

History collects archive elapse time

Right click on monitor window server icons gives possibilities

Utilities: Node comment overview

Automatic removal of deleted nodes from node owner groups

History collection for TSM 6.3 DB size corrected

History collection of licensed occ. in primary pools

Improved (faster) select in vault contents

Compress vaults

Set ALL paths to off/online with one click

Iron mountain support: Separate customer number for each TSM server

Access to node DSMC via agent 4.0

TSM for VE support via agent 4.0

Collector 5.1.0.30
Viewer 5.1.0.30

Selects in vaulting optimized for faster processing
Minor fixes, nothing important

Collector 5.1.0.24
Viewer 5.1.0.24

Vaulting recalling  volumes that should not be recalled is hopefully finally fixed.
Windows 7 may give error message when changing collector

Collector 5.1.0.21

Some vaulting info is "forgot" by a collector restart

Version 5.1.0.20

"Update server" does not handle passwords correctly
"Occupancy detail" may give an error message for VM backups
"Show recovery plan contents" does not work properly
"Delete of collector" may do nothing
Improved date format detection and conversion
Various minor stuff...

Version 5.1.0.16

Save of process anaylysis to excel fails
Define/update client sched has fixes for the option field
History reports with only one day selected may give errors
Node exclusion expanded to also allow ABC*, not only *ABC
Possibility of disabling the use of external dsmadmc
ANE41xx messages added to VM messages window

Version 5.1.0.13

Improved functionality when using external dsmadmc
Update of client schedule fails with empty object parameter

Version 5.1.0.12

Fixes a problem with SSL communication to TSM servers and process analysis failing

Version 5.1

Use external dsmadmc if installed
Support for node replication
Enhancements to "Single node data summary"
All TSM 6.3 commands supported
Print of 30 day event adjusted to allow long node names
Auto backupset generation : TOC is selectable, multiselect of nodes
Trend data added to reports/history displays
Message alerts in plain text or HTML, user selectable
Support for VM backup messages
Final solution to object fields in schedules
Accounting based on occupancy in various storage pool types
Added Email address to register/update node
Process analysis takes parallel processes into account
Session analysis can select type of activity
Iron Mountain support
Added volrange to vaulting checkin jobs

Version 5.0.0.17

Historic data amount for archive, restore and retrieve may be zero.

Version 5.0.0.15

Added subaction field to schedule define/update
Taken port will prevent proper initialization
Path window got fixed columns and rows
Added quotes to rename filespace parameter
Restart of console if messages are not detected
Summary of backup etc. adjusted for lanfree/ASNODE

Viewer 5.0.0.13

Fix to "Client code deployment"

Version 5.0.0.12
Agent version 3.5

Collector 5.0.0.10 and agent 3.4 does not run properly on Windows 2003 and below that does not have IPV6 support.

Version 5.0.0.10
Agent version 3.4

Full support for IP version 6.
IPV6 and IPV4 can be used concurrently.

Viewer 5.0.0.5

Fixes in deploy code function
Path display missing column fixed
Backup activity does not work properly for TSM 6.x.

Version 5.0.0.4

Minor fixes

Version 5.0.0.2

Minor fixes

Version 5.0

New Android based mini viewer, get it from "Android market"  (free)
Added "Error messages for all servers" to background display
Select your own background and text color for background messages
Vaulting reworked, much better scheduling options and holiday awareness
Vaulting : Added a log of tapes checked in
Vaulting : copypool volumes temporarily set to unavailable before attempting checkout
Allow logon to SMTP server + port select
Selectable section in the daily report : Nodes without schedules.
"Exclude nodes from reporting" extended and now allows wildcard definition
Daily report enhanced (elapse time corrected, node comments added in several places)
Including node comments in daily report is now optional
Graphics added to "Occupancy detail"
Check of TSM 6.x db and log usage implemented in attention function
New history : Node occupancy by storage pool
New history : Client side dedup reduction percentage per node added to history
New history : Data saved by deduplication per storage pool added to history
History graph can be saved in JPG format
New gadget : mounts
New function : Scheduled analysis based reports
Monitor window : Command output list raised from 10.000 to 50.000 lines
Monitor window : Improved copy to clipboard functionality
Monitor window : Left part of monitor window can be resized
TDP messages : Enabled print and save to file
Added e-mail notification to "Periodic checking"
Owner groups can differentiate between failed and missed schedules
Added TSM 6.x DB and log status to operational status
All nodes : Command to delete all filespaces for a node and the node itself
Client code deployment : Allow external download and register of files if the collector has no FTP access
Changes to make the collector less memory hungry
Register node can process multiple nodes and save default settings
Improved handling of monitor selection on multiple monitor desktops
Multiselect in admins
Improved grid handling when scrolled to the right
Fixed extra blank pages in some reports with forced pagechange sorted by entity
Fixed datamover display in web pages
Added date column to "BA client activity" window
Fix : When using ASNODE option, total data backed up is incorrect
Show Generated Reports panel : allow multiselect to delete

Viewer 4.6.0.62

TSM 6.2.2 makes "DB and log" window fail

Viewer 4.6.0.61

Bug fix to "Client code deployment"
30 day event history cannot select specific domain

Collector 4.6.0.61
Viewer 4.6.0.60

Excel files generated by TSMManager may not be readable by Office 2010 running on Windows 7.

Collector 4.6.0.60

SSL communication to a TSM 6.2.1 server gives extra lines in the output

Viewer and collector  4.6.0.59

Support for GSK 8 and 9 when using SSL communication
Copy script to other server fixed

Collector 4.6.0.58

History collection fails on servers with NAS nodes

Collector 4.6.0.57

SQL error in vaulting statistics data collection
15 minute log history for 6.X servers fixed
Client code deployment FTP get of package fixed

Collector 4.6.0.56

Elapse times for long running backups were not reported correctly in the history.

Viewer 4.6.0.55

NAS backup summary only shows one line

Viewer 4.6.0.54

Operational status(current server) does not show all drive info

Collector 4.6.0.54

Fixes :
Load of global report definition fails
TDP activity in daily report is wrong
OS390 consoles show garbage messages
Erroneous "Server down" detections removed

Version 4.6

TSM 6.2 support
SNAPMIRROR support under NAS backup summary
Viewer options : selection of command list length in monitor window
New window : Number of volumes used by node/filespace
Partial multiselect capability in "All nodes" window
Background window is used for messages
Longer field for TSM server address
TSM server description field
File storage pools included in 14 day history
Included "q system" output in the recovery plan
New window : Support for proxy nodes
Collector autodetects TSM server version
Multiselect for dismount volume
Added access state to reclaim analysis list
"Locate node" added to node owner groups
History/Reports : vaulting history
History/Reports : domain history
History/reports : number of files stored total and per node
History/Reports : filespace history
Improved acknowledge of attentions
Comment data can be attached to a node and shown in the daily report if its schedule fails
Show list of generated reports with delete/display function
New utility : copy server scripts amongst servers
New utility : copy client option sets amongst servers
Gadget windows showing various data
Support for "Client code deployment"
Optimized response time when querying multiple servers

Viewer and collector 4.5.0.41

Drives and mounts window now work for TSM 6.1
Daily report DB usage for TSM 6.1 corrected

Viewer and collector 4.5.0.39

Display of profile associations on TSM 6.1 servers partly fixed.
Collection of "TSM support" data fixed
Paths window has been fixed for a condition that could give "Index out of bounds" message

Viewer 4.5.0.38

TSM 6.1.2 has degraded SQL support instead of improved support, so this viewer has circumventions for :
Server groups
Server scripts
Collocation groups
Paths display

Viewer and collector 4.5.0.37

SFTP is now working properly

Viewer 4.5.0.36

Update of adm. schedule with schedstyle=classic fails

Viewer and collector 4.5.0.35

Improved data transfer between collector and viewer, much faster at large data amounts
Fix : Restore NAS node not working properly
Fix : update admin schedule is missing the schedstyle=e parameter
Fix : save to excel of management class display may fail

Viewer 4.5.0.33

Node access/Edit options file does not save the file

Viewer 4.5.0.32

Using the console commands heavily may give stack overflow or close the program.

4.5.0.30

Fix : Generation of Excel files does not work
TSM 6.1 vaulting now works
Minor adjustments/fixes

Collector 4.5.0.23

Fixes problem during vaulting checkout

Version 4.5

TSM version 6.1 support, this is the main improvement in this release.
Improved collector/viewer version detection and mismatch handling
Utilities/warnings now take exclude list for nodes into consideration
Personal menu item with "Favorites"
Free selection of directory for locally generated reports
Subset of daily report can be sent to node owners
Daily report can be scheduled individually for each TSM server
Vaulting : Monthly vaulting schedule+other adjustments+fix for "all volumes recalled"
Attention system : History log and acknowledgement capability (who saw this and acted upon it ?)
History/reports : FILE device class data + extended process data
Occupancy detail
Process analysis : cross server capable
Reports : you can now e-mail reports as attachments
Save af 15 day history data to csv/excel

Collector 4.4.0.33

Message ANR9999D may stop message flow in monitor window

4.4.0.32

Run script with no wait makes the console hang
Private volumes : Show details did not work
Adm.
Schedules : update of data directly may fail

4.4.0.31

Collector fix : message list may sometimes reset.

4.4.0.30

Stability problems in collector when running many servers fixed
Viewer, TDP messages display may give error message

Collector 4.4.0.21

Fixes garbage messages in the message console for OS390 servers.

Version 4.4

Server independence for most windows
Multiple instances of the same windows can be opened
Toolbar with individual 1 minute refresh timer for each window
Active attention causes recheck in 4 minutes
Support for SSL communication to TSM servers
Collector maintains an errorlog
Cross server / Cross collector functions implemented in 32 windows
"Server views" allows displaying a subset of several TSM servers data
Exports : query/cancel/restart/suspend
Filter in "30 days schedule status"
Support for SFTP when accessing Unix nodes for vaulting and node logs
Define devclass centera
New function : Nodes and their schedules
Extended date/time selection in drive usage analysis
Extended date/time selection in tdp/backup data activity+messages
History for NAS node backups
History for Offsite reclamation
Quick select for period select
Volume history period select
Client schedules : "Run now" function
Details + timer in "Operational status"
Bottom line summary in several windows
Filter function includes more columns

Version 4.3

TSM 5.5 support
Info widgets added
Disk pools get included in 2 year history
Reintroduced free select of web ports
"Move data" allowed for multi selects
TSM support functions
Execute script and mail result
Customized text can be added to e-mailed reports
Viewer data moved from common to user data space (terminal server ready)
Client schedule timing analysis, how many active at any given time, media wait analysis...
Process analysis
Groups of daily report receivers.
New history : Scratch volumes left in library
Support for NDMP storage pools (define/update)
Report generation : date range = previous calendar month
Options for only vaulting full volumes
Daily history data collection runs in 3 threads
Cross server command : volume history
Option for changing logged on admin
Support for "Restartable restore sessions"
Local receivers of daily report extended
Reports : scheduling : daily
Nodegroup support
I/O error collection and history
Grid-filter NOT function
"Telnet/Remote desktop to node"
Specific messages can be sent to specific e-mail receivers
Periodic checking implemented
Support for NDMP operations
Improved time range selection

Version 4.2.0.13

Reports : Selection of specific nodes does not work correctly

Version 4.2.0.12

Fetch of devconfig and volhist files on unix improved
Other minor fixes, nothing important

Version 4.2.0.11

Improvement in converting pre 4.2 history data to 4.2 format in case you come from a pre 4.1 version to 4.2.

Version 4.2.0.10

TSM 5.4 support
Multiple collector instances on one physical server
Reporting rewritten completely
Monitor window : Special messages list can select specific server
Policy sets shows which one is active
Optional sound for yellow alert
Filtering of grid-column data
Fix : Exclusion of messages from alert should not prevent sending e-mails for specified nodes.
DB and log copy in one command from 5.3
Allow special characters in the password
client option set editor : save-button + intelligent quoting
Cross server drives and mounts
Execute script with parameters
Added info in e-mail after failed schedule
Associations improved
Names of devconfig and volhist are taken from the database for recoveryplan generation
Node summary window has adjustable panel sizes
Datapath implemented in viewer (because of Vista)
Encrypted admin/password between viewer and collector.
Process statistics in customized reports
Ability to duplicate line in client option set
Rename node history
Monitor console print and other enhancements
Improved return code checking in vaulting routines
Update admin password on multiple servers
Quick select in grid displays

Viewer 4.1.0.457

Upd. sched adm 5.3 does not include dayofweek in command
Collector on/offline in collector window
Double minus after encode...
Single node session timing does not show green if passing midnight.

Version 4.1.0.456

Viewer :
Clicking in warning list gives an error message
Better handling of "Expiration" field when doing "update schedule"
Better handling of PETA byte amounts
Improvements for users using "Large fonts"
Collector :
Vaulting FTP : Allow overwrite of files
Error in history average corrected

Version 4.1.0.455

Graphic windows may fail with "List index out of bounds" when switching between servers.
"BA client activity" : Sums at the bottom now excludes TDP activity

Version 4.1.0.454

Audit shows password on "upd admin xxx password"
Audit show "register" commands
Cannot define a single server with a one server license
Operational status for all servers cannot remember option settings
Reclaim analysis now includes both filling and full volumes
Update seq. stpool can now zero out "reclaimstg"
Manual recovery plan generation does not work
Click in collector list can give error message
Operational status(all servers) gives error message
Collector web display is not correct for daily report list

Version 4.1

Audit logging of all logons,define,delete,update,set etc. etc.
The history data has been extended to 2 years
Paths now has support for datamovers
New function : NAS backup summary
"NAS backup failed" added to daily report
Offline log and DB volumes added to daily report
New 2 year histories : retrieve, HSM-migrate, HSM-recall, single node archive amount, migration, reclamation, backup stg data amounts
30 daily reports saved
Find/find next in monitor message lists
Support for "Onsite storage" vault
Periodic check for low-scratch volume count
Window list in navigator
History analysis
Data placement analysis
Allow alternate specification for the collector 'myfiles' directory location on a windows share.
New TSM server overview
Popup window when low scratch amount or outstanding requests that is hard to ignore.
User selectable data collection time.
Admin web reworked completely
Customized reports can be displayed by the admin web interface
Monitor switching for users with more than one screen
Multi collector support directly in the viewer, the master console has been removed

Version 4.0.0.12

Collector : Improved stability (no dsmadmc's left in system)+better checkin handling
Viewer : TDP messages and activity improved

Collector 4.0.0.10

If running with authentication=off, the collector may loop upon startup
Recovery plan files sent by e-mail may be truncated

Collector 4.0.0.9

Improved error recovery when sending alert mails

Version 4.0.0.8

Stability problems in the collector has been fixed

Collector 4.0.0.6

Collector fix : Message consoles not reconnecting after server down.
Viewer fix : PDF/RTF generation ignores orientation and paper size

Collector 4.0.0.5

Empty volumes are excluded from checkout in vaulting
15 minute command timeout will not trigger "server down" alert

Viewer and collector 4.0.0.4

Support for German date format
Duplicate replyto field corrected in daily mail
Improved server down detection
Prevention of duplicate days in 30 day event history
Improved summary for library volume display
Direct export : preview parameter corrected
Web reset function

viewer 4.0.0.3

Fastpath selections for schedules will only work for TSM 5.3 servers.

collector 4.0.0.3

URGENT : The collector below 4.0.0.3 will start a runaway condition at midnight that will make it issue commands continously. Please upgrade your collector if below 4.0.0.3 !

Version 4.0

Now supports 306 out of 327 commands in TSM 5.3 (Used to be 200 commands)
Single node history enhanced
Server history enhanced
Storage pool history enhanced
Message lists are preserved during collector restart.
Multiple admin consoles can be open at the same time.
Viewer options (prompt when changing server, sounds, etc.)
New function : Cross server - process summary
New function : Cross server - adm. schedule status
New function : Cross server - Client schedule status
New function : Cross server - Outstanding requests
New function : Cross server - Running processes
New function : Cross server - all nodes overview
Schedule status details window enhanced
Drive usage reworked into Drive usage analysis (all new)
Server script execute function added
Automatic create of DB and log mirror volumes
Show volume contents improved
New function : All filespaces
Only admins with TSM system privilege can change TSMManager settings
Display of which volumes are used for a backupset
12 new functions for import/export
Improved 365 day history print
New 365 history data collected : library usage and number of mounts
New function : DRM settings
New function : server groups
FastPath implemented to give quick access if you know the TSM command
Immediate schedules (actions) implemented
DRM machine and recovery media definitions
Warnings window rewritten (all new)
Put multiple drives offline/online
Cancel multiple sessions
Access client web interface directly from TSMM
Automatic check for "outstanding requests" every 5 minutes
Optional alert sounds for "outstanding request" and "server down"
Optional OK message sent by e-mail at schedule conclusion
Last 10 daily reports displayable
Delete of volume from vault return list

Version 3.2 Windows agent

The TSM 5.3 client blocks the client scheduler and error log. This means the 3.0 agent cannot read them. This is fixed with the 3.2 agent.

Version 3.2

This is a minor update. Its main purpose is to introduce support for the new features found in TSM 5.3.
But there are a few goodies :
"Customized reporting" : Select nodes based on domain and wildcard characters.
Some new functions supporting new TSM 5.3 features.
Easier update of data for nodes and other objects.
Communication with the Windows agent has been enhanced.

Version 3.1

Fix level 3.1.0.104 (Viewer)
Report scheduling may fail if collector and viewer PC has different numbering format.

Version 3.1

Fix level 3.1.0.103 (Viewer) :
Operational report does not show drive usage correctly
Problems for Vers. 4.2 TSM servers in some windows
Fix level 3.1.0.103 (Collector) :
File and server volumes no longer considered for vaulting checkout
No messages colllected due to bad date format

Version 3.1

Customer web redesigned + more functions
Daily mail : Failed processes
Sched stat detail : copytoclipboard
Vaulting functions enhanced
Support for client libraries in vaulting
Vault inventory management
Customized reports + Report scheduler
Everything can be printed to PDF, RTF etc. etc.
Outstanding requests : reply by right clicking
Activity log query
Volume statistics
Vault-email-reports separated into checkin and checkout receivers. 
All e-mail receivers can be entered as comma separated list 
Client optionset export / import
Adm. console "q actlog" with variable time
List of files not being backed up (also in web version)
15 minute data expanded to 14 days + stgpool migr+util
Client schedules show the number of clients per schedule
OP reporting : Library status (# of scratch)
"Move data" added to reclaim analysis, "move data to other pool" added to private volumes
OP reporting : Drive info extended with usage info
Different "minimum times before sending e-mail" for error, warning and severe messages

Version 3.0

Viewer 3.0.0.3 : Hardware drive and library did not work on TSM servers below 5.1

Version 3.0

Collector 3.0.0.3 : TDP messages/activity may fail if there are many TDP nodes

Version 3.0

Collector 3.0.0.2 : Problem with vaulting fixed.

Version 3.0

More than 200 TSM commands implemented !
New Windows agent for controlling schedulers
Daily mail : Uncompleted client schedules get a 15 day history display
A webuser can see multiple domains
Monitor console new look plus copy to clipboard facilities
Private volumes : supports multiselect
Library volumes : dismount vol+set to private+set to scratch
Viewer : menu item "Windows"
Client schedule status expanded with completion time and domain and return code
Disk pool usage has selectable pools
Node data summary : delete and rename filespace + summary data
Improved navigator + server list window
Vaulting reworked and enhanced
Color coding of specific info messages (request for mounts etc.) plus display for all servers
Libvolumes also shows number of cleanings left
Fixed : Operational status : Same drive name gives double mount.
Selectable which columns should be displayed (popupmenu)
Configuration display can now be printed
Info about new versions, automatically checked via web
Trial version number of TSM servers raised from 1 to 5
New function : Process summary
New function : Display of DB and log volumes
New function : def mg, def copygroup (ba and ar), del mg,copygroups
New function : stgpool del,def
New function : devclass del,def,upd
New function : path del,def,edit,online,offline
New function : Options/Status display/edit
New function : Administrators
New function : Domains
New function : Policy sets
Db and log : All db and log commands (19)
New function : Volume history + backupsets
New function : libraries / drives 
New function : Licenses
New function : Profiles and subscriptions

Version 2.6

Viewer 2.6.0.53 : "BA client activity last 24 hours" shows bad data with latest TSM 5.2 release.

Version 2.6

Collector 2.6.0.266 : Vaulting enhanced to allow for manual deletion of volumes.

Version 2.6

Collector 2.6.0.263 : This collector will start much faster and fixes a problem that can occur where message consoles do not show messages. It also fixes a problem with intermittent collector crashes.

Version 2.6

Viewer 2.6.0.47 : Manual vaulting functions show timeout clock even though they are finished.

Version 2.6

Collector 2.6.0.260 and viewer 2.6.0.46 : Fixes
Saving of large clientopts/server scripts/mailing lists may fail (no update)
Client activity fails if a node has 0 somewhere.
Selecting only one message category for daily mail gives no messages at all.
Error message detail may crash the viewer
Scrollable headers everywhere and improved sorting
Daily mail : Failed admin schedules are not included

Version 2.6

New webserver component (much more stable)
Delete option set : Confirmation box first
Database explorer : Column sorting fixed.
About window with build versions
Domain added to "disk space status"
TCP/IP components replaced with commercial product. (much more stable)
E-mail scratch tape warning now based on percentage of scratch volumes left
Commands in monitor window marked with originating server
Node disk summary summaries has been fixed
Click on errormessage in monitor window shows actlog +/-5 minutes + detailed explanation
Report title overlap fixed
Operational status : added timestamp and session summary
Update node : dataread and write pathes and all the other new options in 5.2
"Data transferred last 24 hours" rewritten to "BA client activity last 24 hours" (Very nice !)
Operational status : use pct migr. for diskpools
Client Schedule edit: Schedule expiration added
Customer web schedule status only with exceptions
Customer web access to "running sessions"
Lock/unlock node function and other popup-enhancements
TDP activity last 24 hours (Finally some TDP info !)
TDP message summary
Daily mail : TDP activity summary
Daily mail : BA client activity summary
Daily mail : Summary of failed files
New layout of the daily mail.
Consolidated drive/path/mount/volume/action info window (not for OS390)
Register node function
Define client schedule function

Version 2.5

New windows :
All timing overview  (see a consolidated timing diagram of all activity the last 12/24/48 hours)
Operational status   (see the operational status/activity of all TSM servers in one view)
Associations overview/edit
Report of used/free disk space for all nodes
Common notepad function as a new tab on console window
New functionality :
Improved sorting of columns
Prompt at command timeout asking for extension
Management class window has added graphic to show destination of data.
Configuration display rewritten and improved
Send alert e-mail when server goes down (red)
Detect expired/invalid admin/password combinations and alert about it

Version 2.4

New collector released 7 jan 2003 at 19:00 European time.    Alert and daily e-mails generated by the previous collector may be duplicated.

Version 2.4

Support for limited and controlled access to node data via webbrowser. Gives your customers the ability to checkup on the backup of their servers only, without letting them have access directly to the TSM server.
New program : The master console, used in enterprise configuration for controlling up to 1500 TSM servers from a single point of control.
New utility : Database explorer.
Daily status mail has been enhanced with :

·                 Volumes with R/W errors

·                 Database cache hit too low

·                 Storage agents/servers not online

·                 Paths not online

·                 Messages are now filtered by the alert filter

New functions :
Path display correlating device names for TSM server and storage agents.
Other servers + storage agents display with online status.
Online hint help for all windows.
30 day event selectable by schedule/node.
All node overview.
Option editors for : Nodes, client schedules, adm. schedules, storage pools, copypools, management classes and storage agents.
Many other small improvements...

Version 2.3.1

This version does not add new functionality, but has a number of minor fixes that will improve the stability of TSMManager.

Version 2.3

Logon using any administrator ID which will be verified on a TSM server of your choice.
Access dsm.opt, dsm.sys, dsmerror.log and dsmched.log of any node directly from the viewer. Great for "missed" schedules and other debugging.
Improved command console where you can define your own customized commands (selects) and use them on any TSM server easily.
Optional background to cover your desktop to avoid being distrcated by any activity there.
Main menu implemented. Use the menu, the navigator or both as you prefer. Turning off the navigator adds space on your desktop.
3 additional reports, showing daily data transfer amounts.
2 new report functions to show reports for several servers on the same pages.
Mail receivers can be defined for single TSM servers so the recievers only get alerts/reports for certain TSM servers and not all.
Possibility to exclude nodes from daily reports. Good for "sleeping" nodes.
Various minor bug fixes...

Version 2.2.1

Fixed : Detailed reports may give program errors
Fixed : Mount display status is wrong
Improved : Better process status information
New : 30 day event table can be clicked for details
New : 30 day event table displayed in web pages

Version 2.2

A users manual !!!
New functions :

Display the results of events for the last 30 days in a nice tabular format.
Reclaim analysis.
Printed reports for all gathered statistical data.
New data collected :
Schedule success rates
Occupancy for each node
Data amount backed up daily per node
Number of files backed up daily per node
Elapse time for daily backup per node
Network transfer rate per node during backup
Plus many other small improvements...

Version 2.1

All collectors downloaded between 1/6 and 12/6 has an error that disables the sending of e-mail alerts. If you want e-mail alerts and your collector is from this timeframe, please download and install an updated version.

Version 2.1

NEW : Backupsets made easy. Full support for scheduling, controlling retention and running backupsets in parallel.


Version 2.0

Vaulting functions. A complete replacement for TSM's DRM feature, this will handle all your needs to do vaulting of volumes.
Builtin webserver to display vaulting reports and the daily status report.

Version 1.5

This is a "small" update.
It's main purpose is to prepare TSMManager for TSM version 5.1, which is getting near. TSM 5.1 has some minor changes to its internal database structure, and this means TSMManager must be prepared for this.
New function : Reclaim/migration status
and various minor bug fixes.

Version 1.4

Real time message monitoring of all servers allowing instant e-mail alert in case of errors.
"Monitor mode" console combined with manual mode console, easily switched between servers.
New display : Management classes and copygroups
New display : Database and log status

Version 1.31 :

New utility : Edit client option sets
New utility : Edit server scripts
Improved response when accessing via several viewers at the same time. (multithreading)
Fixed bug making 7 day statistics display with 'holes' in them.

Version 1.3 :

Support for "user friendly" TSM server names.
Client shows status display continuosly for all servers.
Dialogs for "audit library", "audit volume" and "label libvolume"

Version 1.2 :

Improved collector stability.
"Save to file" of almost all windows
"Print" of almost all windows
Column widts on tabular displays get saved.
Complete new group of functions to show data from all TSM servers in a single view.
New 365 day statistics to show daily amount of data backed up, archived and restored.
Various small changes and bug fixes for a number of windows.