Creating a DB2 Subclient for Individual Tablespaces

Create a subclient for tablespaces that frequently change.

Before You Begin

Configure a backup set for the DB2 database.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, expand Client Computers > client > DB2 > Instance.
  2. Right-click the backup_set, point to All Tasks, and then click Create Subclient.

    The Create New Subclient dialog box appears.

  3. In the General tab, in the Subclient name box, type a name for the subclient.
  4. On the Content tab, select the following options:
    1. Select the Data check box.
    2. Select the Online Database option.
    3. Select the Online Subset check box.
    4. On the Warning dialog box, click Yes.
    5. From the Current Database View, select the database objects you want  to include.
  5. On the Storage Device tab, from the Data Storage Policy list, select the storage policy that you want to use.
  6. On the Advanced Options tab, select the Backup Log Files check box.
  7. Optional: Select the subclient options.

    Run scripts before or after the backup

    Use compression to optimize backup storage


  8. Click OK to close the Create New Subclient dialog box.

Last modified: 5/17/2018 6:39:10 PM