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HP StorageWorks 1/8 DLT vs80 Configuration Information for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Server

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Configuration Information for HP StorageWorks 1/8 DLT vs80 (C9264)


HP StorageWorks 1/8 DLT vs80

Drive Address
Storage Slot Addresses
Robot Address
Entry/Exit Slot Address


1. Maximum numbers of drives and storage slots supported
    1 drive 8 slots

2. When a barcode reader is installed, barcodes are supported.

3. Device identifications and firmware levels used during validation
    Library ID : HP C9264CB-VS80 --- Firmware : 5032
    Drive ID : HP C9264CB-VS80 --- Firmware : 5032

4. ELEMent=AUTODetect in the DEFINE/UPDATE DRIVE commands is not supported on this library.

HP C9264 vs80 Drive

HP C9264 vs80 drive is available with HP StorageWorks 1/8 DLT vs80 autoloader.

1. Device type - DLT

2. Supported TSM formats
    DLT1 and DLT1C

3. 40 GB native capacity and approximately 80 GB with 2:1 compression

4. Device identification and firmware level
    • Drive ID : HP C9264CB-VS80
    • Firmware : 5032
5. Supported media
    • HP DLT type IV media
6. HP C9264 vs80 reports drive serial number.

Library and drive may require different minimum Tivoli Storage Manager levels. Therefore, ensure that both library and drive hardware are supported. See " Supported Devices for AIX, HP-UX, Solaris and Windows" or " Supported Devices for Linux" for minimum supported version levels and platforms for these devices.

More information regarding device configuration is available in the Tivoli Storage Manager Administrator's Guide, which can be found in the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager information center.

Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: All Supported Versions

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1137612

Modified date: 06 July 2009