The UPSTREAM suite of products builds on the strengths of the FDR Storage Management Family
providing a fast, safe and reliable solution for backing up Open Systems data.
FDR/UPSTREAM and UPSTREAM Reservoir accomplish this with a solid basic facility that
includes many innovative features starting with a silent installation, advanced data reduction techniques, support for time saving hardware data
replication, LAN free backup, D2D2T staging, and an Email event notification for exceptional or
Your UPSTREAM system can be hosted on either:
- A z/OS mainframe, with FDR/UPSTREAM
- An Open Systems Storage Server (such as Windows, AIX, x86 Linux, Linux for System z), with
Whether it is just a few servers that you wish to back up, or your entire Open Systems
infrastructure, the UPSTREAM suite of products offers a reliable, flexible and scalable
solution to meet your requirements.
Whether you are backing up to the mainframe or an open systems storage server, UPSTREAM is
managed by the easy to use but full featured interface “Director”, that can be
run from a web browser or workstation anywhere in your network, virtually anywhere in the
UPSTREAM's high-performance backups can be optionally compressed, and they can be placed on either disk or tape.
FDR/UPSTREAM is impressive with a low Total Cost of Ownership as it uses
your existing z/OS or OS390 tape management, Security and Scheduling systems, to allow
multiple simultaneous backups and restore operations.
If the Open Systems data is resident on an
If the Open Systems data is resident on an EMC VMAX with EMC z/SOS or IBM
DSFD8700/DS8800 with zDDB, FDRSOS and
UPSTREAM/SOS provide additional performance enhancements to the backup and
restore process by utilizing high-speed mainframe channels. More information on FDR/UPSTREAM
More information on UPSTREAM/SOS
UPSTREAM Reservoir is the open systems backup server that reduces the complexity
of the backup management process resulting in more manageable and consistent operations.
More information on UPSTREAM Reservoir