TSM Dienstbeschreibung


Backup Service


Protect yourself from data loss!

The HRZ offers you a professional backup system for backing up your own data. When using the system, you retain complete control and responsibility over the data to be backed up and the recovery processes.

Service features: Backup Service offers…

Your data will be additionally secured by a second copy in Frankfurt.

Disaster recovery is in principle possible. However, this causes additional costs. Please contact directly if required.

Technical requirements

To use the service, the appropriate backup software (TSM Client) must be installed on your computer. The operating systems AIX, Solaris, HP-UX, Windows, Linux, Netware and Mac OS are supported. To the software download

Order the service

To use the backup service of the HRZ, you must first register your computer for this service (node request). The node is usually entered within one working day. You will be informed by e-mail.

Please use our online registration form.

Prerequisite for the registration is your activated TU-ID and the cost center of your department or institute on which the use of the service is charged.

The service can be commissioned by the central institutions of the TU, by faculties and by the central administration as well as by university groups and student bodies. All employees of the TU, except student assistants, can then use the backup service.


Information on cost contribution can be found here.