IT Services



Getting Started with TSM Backups


Thank you for showing an interest in the TSM backup services provided to Oxford University Staff, senior members and postgraduates. Below are the steps required to get you started and to ensure your system is set up to perform regular successful backups.

  1. Registration
  2. Downloading and installing the software
  3. Running an initial manual backup - see our individual pages on Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris
  4. Preparing for scheduled backups

You have now completed all the steps required to make use of the TSM backup services; any issues encountered from now can be resolved by using the Help and Support pages.


By using the TSM backup service you are agreeing to our Acceptable Use Guidelines.