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Figure 9-2 Warehouse pack structure
9.3 Tivoli GUID and Data Warehouse
Some Tivoli products have adopted the use of a globally unique identifier (GUID) that is
permanently assigned to computer systems running storage products. Tivoli Storage
Resource Manager Version 1.2 implements this feature as a software identifier and the GUID
package is automatically installed on the Server and Agents . The GUID allows these
products to coordinate computer system data in the central data warehouse. The GUID is
recorded as an attribute in the central data warehouse for each Tivoli Storage Resource
Manager Server and Agent when available.
A STORAGE_GUID attribute will not be available for the monitored systems until all Agents
are updated to Tivoli Storage Resource Manager Version 1.2.
Consult the Tivoli Storage Resource Manager Version 1.2 documentation for a list of
platforms that support GUID.
9.4 Configuring TEDW: Importing Warehouse Pack
In this section we will describe how to import the Tivoli Storage Resource Manager
Central Data Warehouse
Central Data Warehouse
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Before installing the IBM Tivoli Storage Resource Manager Warehouse Pack, you need to
install the following products and patches:
Tivoli Storage Resource Manager, Version 1.2
IBM DB2 UDB Enterprise Edition, Version 7.2 with Fix Pack 6
Tivoli Enterprise Data Warehouse required e-fixes to IBM DB2 UDB v7 Fix Pack 6
Tivoli Enterprise Data Warehouse, Version 1.1
Tivoli Enterprise Data Warehouse 1.1 Fix Pack 2 (1.1-TDW-FP02)
You can get the TEDW Fix Packs at the Web site:
The TEDW required fixes for DB2 are at the Web site:
Refer to the manual
Installing and Configuring Tivoli Enterprise Data Warehouse
and the redbook
Introduction to Tivoli Enterprise Data Warehouse
, SG24-6607 for information
on installing TEDW. We do not provide the detailed installation steps here - simply follow the
9.4.2 Installing the Warehouse Enablement Pack
You will first need to download the latest Warehouse Pack from:
Select Downloads and then Warehouse Packs. Download the Storage Resource Manager
Warehouse Pack and unzip it to a directory. We used:
1. To import the Warehouse Pack, start the setup program from the Tivoli Enterprise Data
Warehouse installation media. Click
Next and on the next screen choose Application
(Figure 9-3). (Note that when you installed TEDW, the selection was
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Figure 9-3 Application installation only
2. Verify that the fully qualified local hostname appears on the next screen (Figure 9-4).
Figure 9-4 Verify the fully qualified hostname
3. Enter the DB2 username and password of the data warehouse database (Figure 9-5),
which you configured when installing TEDW.
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Figure 9-5 Enter username and password of the data warehouse database
4. Next, you need the path to the Warehouse Pack. The directory entered should contain the
file twh_app_install_list.cfg (Figure 9-6), which was part of the zip package downloaded at
the beginning of this section.
Figure 9-6 Enter path to the Warehouse Pack
5. Choose whether to install additional Warehouse Packs (Figure 9-7) for other Tivoli
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Figure 9-7 Additional products installation dialog
6. Click Install to actually install the Warehouse Pack (Figure 9-8).
Figure 9-8 Start actual installation
7. Depending on what type of machine you have, this can take some time to complete. If
everything went well, the summary screen appears (Figure 9-9).