Taking the Target component offline

Before undertaking any maintenance of the TSM middleware server that might result in it becoming unavailable to the Archive Node, take the Target component offline to limit the number of alarms that are triggered if the TSM middleware server becomes unavailable.

Before you begin

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  1. Select Support. Then, in the Tools section of the menu, select Grid Topology.
  2. Select Archive Node > ARC > Target > Configuration > Main.
  3. Change the value of Tivoli Storage Manager State to Offline, and click Apply Changes.
  4. After maintenance is complete, change the value of Tivoli Storage Manager State to Online, and click Apply Changes.