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Oracle StorageTek SL150 Modular Tape Library System Configuration Information for IBM Spectrum Protect Server (formerly TSM)

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Abstract

Configuration Information for Oracle StorageTek SL150 Modular Tape Library System

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Beginning with Version 7.1.3, IBM® Tivoli® Storage Manager is now IBM Spectrum Protect™. Some applications such as the software fulfillment systems and IBM License Metric Tool use the new product name. However, the software and its product documentation continue to use the Tivoli Storage Manager product name. To learn more about the rebranding transition, see technote 1963634.
Oracle SL150 Base Model - Starting Element Address

Model
Drive Addresses
Storage Slot Addresses
Changer Address
Entry/Exit Slot Address
Base system
500
1000
0
10
  • Barcodes are supported.
  • Expansion modules are supported.
  • ELEMent=AUTODetect in the DEFINE/UPDATE DRIVE command is supported.
  • Device identifications and firmware levels used during validation

    (Validated with TSM 6.2.5 & TSM 6.3.2)
    • Library ID: STK SL150 --- Firmware : 0016
    • Drive ID: HP Ultrium 5-SCSI --- Firmware : Y5BS
    (Validated with TSM 6.3.4)
    • Library ID: STK SL150 --- Firmware : 0182
    • Drive ID: HP Ultrium 6-SCSI --- HH FC Firmware : 22GS

    (Validated with TSM 6.3.5 & 7.1.1)
    • Library ID: STK SL150 --- Firmware : 0201
    • Drive ID: HP Ultrium 5-SCSI --- Firmware : Y65S
    • Drive ID: HP Ultrium 6-SCSI -- Firmware : 239S

    (Validated with IBM Spectrum Proctect(ISP) 7.1.3)
    • Library ID: STK SL150 --- Firmware : 0250
    • Drive ID: IBM ULTRIUM-HH6 --- Firmware : E6RF

    (Validated with IBM Spectrum Proctect(ISP) 7.1.5)
    • Library ID: STK SL150 --- Firmware : 0258
    • Drive ID: IBM ULTRIUM-HH6 --- Firmware : E6RF ( FC & SAS )
    • Drive ID: IBM ULTRIUM-HH7 --- Firmware : FA11 ( FC & SAS )
  • Oracle StorageTek SL150 is available with the following half height FC & SAS drives.
  • To use Ultrium 7, the following version of IBM Spectrum Protect server is required.
      Tivoli Storage Manager Server version 7.1 - version 7.1.4 or later
  • The IBM device driver is required for IBM Ultrium drives. IBM device drivers are available at IBM Fix Central. Choose the following options from the drop-down menus.
    • Product Group -> System Storage
    • System Storage -> Tape systems
    • Tape systems -> Tape drivers and software
    • Tape drivers and software -> Tape device drivers
    • Platform -> select the platform for the device driver that you are looking for
  • Mixed LTO generation is supported. See "Libraries with Mixed Media Capability" for more information.
  • See Technote 1396706 for information on platforms on which SAS devices are supported.


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
Server

Software version: All Supported Versions

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

Reference #: 1598187

Modified date: 2016-06-28