Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) is a backup service provided by Queen's University Information Technology Services. This service allows users to back up the disk drives on most workstations connected to the campus network. The backup process may be set up to be fully automated or it may be manually initiated by the user.
Note: ITServices provides the TSMDaily tool to aid in scheduling backups for Windows 7 and Vista clients. TSMDaily is not available for Mac or Windows 8 - contact the ITSC for assistance.
Service Fees page for details. The base install will back up everything on your computer, including software that you may not require to be backed up. If you exceed the default 5GB of storage that comes with your license, your department will be billed accordingly for the extra storage space. Please see our
If you choose to exclude files from your backup to save money it is possible that files you want may not be backed up. If you choose to use Exclude statements it is your responsibility to ensure that what you want backed up is actually being backed up. Additionally, you should review what you are excluding every time you add new software to your computer, as these files could be affected by the exclude statements.