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4. In the New Media Pool Based on window (Figure 8-9), enter a name and description for
the media pool.
Note that you only select the Share media across systems option if you are in a BRMS
network. When complete, click OK.
Figure 8-9 Creating a new media pool
5. You return to the Media Pools window shown in Figure 8-8. Press F5 to refresh the
6. Repeat this procedure until you create all your media pools.
8.7 Adding media to the pool
You now have a media pool and want to add media to it.
8.7.1 Adding media using a tape library device
To add media using a tape library device, follow these steps:
1. In iSeries Navigator, select Backup, Recovery and Media Services-> Media-> Tape
Volumes. Right-click Tape Volumes and select Add. See Figure 8-10.