July 19, 2005 Alex Woodie
When it comes time to restore your iSeries following a disaster or a crash, will your backup tapes work properly, or will your restore be the one in four that fails? These are the questions the iSeries tape experts at GST want every iSeries shop to ask themselves. Last week, the vendor launched a new service to test iSeries backup tapes, so you can rest assured your restore will work, or so you can fix what’s wrong–before you’re in a serious fix.
To use GST’s new System Restore Testing Service, an OS/400 shop would send its backup tapes to GST,