HP MSL6480 Library Configuration Information for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Server

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Configuration information for HP MSL6480 Tape Library


HP MSL 6480 Base Model

Drive Addresses
Storage Slot Addresses
Changer Address
Entry/Exit Slot Address
MSL 6480
1-6 HH

  • Library capacity
MSL 6480 - 6 HH drives, 70 slots, expandable up to 7 modules
  • Barcodes are supported.
  • ELEMent=AUTODetect in the DEFINE/UPDATE DRIVE command is supported.
  • Device identifications and firmware levels used during validation
(Validated with TSM 6.3.4)
      • Library ID : HP MSL6480 --- Firmware : 1.10
      • Drive ID : HP Ultrium 5-SCSI --- HH FC Firmware : Y5BW
      • Drive ID : HP Ultrium 5-SCSI --- HH SAS Firmware : Z58W
      • Drive ID : HP Ultrium 6-SCSI --- HH FC Firmware : 238W
      • Drive ID : HP Ultrium 6-SCSI --- HH SAS Firmware : 338W
(Validated with TSM 7.1.0)

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 more support information including minimum supported version levels and supported platforms.

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

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