122 Deployment Guide Series: Tivoli Continuous Data Protection for Files V3.1
4.1 Product features
The previous chapters have described various aspects of Tivoli Continuous Data
Protection for Files functionality, however, not all functionality is supported in
every usage scenario. Use the matrix below to determine what functionality is
supported in an environmental context.
Table 4-1 shows the Tivoli Continuous Data Protection for Files feature support
matrix:
Table 4-1 Tivoli Continuous Data Protection V3.1 feature support matrix
CDP
Feature
Local Disk Remote Disk
(external disk
/ file server)
WebDAV
(Apache)
WebDAV (IIS
5.0/6.0)
Tivoli Storage
Manager
Encryption Not supported Supported APAR opened APAR opened Supported
Compression Not supported Supported APAR opened APAR opened Supported
Vault Supported Not supported Not supported Not supported Not supported
Sub-file copy Not supported Supported Supported Full backups Full backups
Management
area
N/A Supported Supported Supported Must specify
Note:
򐂰 Compression and encryption features are mutually exclusive. It is not
possible to use both together.
򐂰 The compression feature in Tivoli Continuous Data Protection for Files can
not be used in conjunction with Tivoli Storage Manager compression. If the
compression is enabled in Tivoli Storage Manager do not set this variable
within Tivoli Continuous Data Protection for Files.
򐂰 If you have encryption enabled within Tivoli Storage Manager, note that
Tivoli Continuous Data Protection for Files works only Tivoli Storage
Manager’s AES128 encryption option.
򐂰 If you are using Tivoli Storage Manager as your remote backup target you
need to specify a management area on a central Tivoli Continuous Data
Protection for Files server if you wish to take advantage of Tivoli
Continuous Data Protection for Files central management functions, such
as backup reports and push installations.

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