Data is stored on the TSM Backup server in disk images referred to as filespaces. Each computer is given a unique name, which is reflected in the name of the backup image stored on the TSM server. The filespace name is in the format:
\\\$ as in \\FredDobbs\c$
One of the more common problems of excess data occurs when a user switches computers. The old disk image is retained on the server and it is either deleted by the user or the TSM Administrator.
To determine what is being stored for a particular TSM Node (user ID), go to https://its-apps14.ad.queensu.ca:999 and enter your Node ID and password.
An email message will be sent to the contact person for that node, containing the status information for the particular TSM node.
To delete an unused filespace: