Qualstar CLS-4216 and Sony LIB-162 Library Configuration Information for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Server

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Configuration Information for Qualstar CLS-4216 and Sony LIB-162 Libraries


Qualstar CLS-4216
Sony LIB-162

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


1. Maximum numbers of drives and storage slots supported
    2 drives 16 slots

2. Barcodes are supported.

3. ELEMent=AUTODetect in the DEFINE/UPDATE DRIVE command is not supported.

4. Device identifications and firmware levels
    Qualstar CLS-4216
    • Library ID : QUALSTAR LIB-162 --- FW : 0100
    Sony LIB-162
    • Library ID : SONY LIB-162 --- FW : 0100
    • Drive ID : SONY SDX-500C --- FW : 010c

5. Available drives

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 #:


Modified date:


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