HCL Tape - ULT3580-TD4 QuestDell

KB ID: 2278
Products: Veeam Backup & Replication
Version: 9.x
Published:
Last Modified: 2017-04-18

Challenge

Product Information

Product Family: Quest Software DR Series Appliance
Status: Veeam Ready - Tape 
Classification Description: Tape device where available hardware features have been tested to work with Veeam. 

Solution

Product Details

Model number: DR4300, DR4300e and DR6300  
Library firmware version: 0104 
Drive firmware version: 0104 
Driver for tape drive: 6.2.4.8 
Driver for media changer: 2.3.0.0 
Media Type: DR-VTL 
General product family overview: DR’s Virtual Tape Library (VTL) is an emulation of a physical tape library (SUN/STK L700) on a disk-based deduplication and compression system such as the DR Series system. The tape library is exposed to a Data Management Application (DMA) as if it is a physical library with tape drives and cartridges, which the application uses for backup. 

 

DR series system supports following VTL tape access protocols – 

  • NDMP 
  • FC 
  • iSCSI (Configured in this document) 

 

Note

1. Changer gets detected as "Unknown Medium Changer" and it is supported for Veeam. Just need to change the changer properties in Veeam to use native SCSI commands. 
2. IBM tape Drivers are mandatory to install for Drives and can be downloaded from IBM site: 
Driver name - IBMTape.x64_w12R2_6248_WHQL_Cert 

 


Veeam Details

Veeam Build Number: 9.5.0.823

More Information

Company Information

Company name: Quest Software 
Company overview: Quest Software is the leading partner working tirelessly to make sure your information technology is designed for you and by you. This is our mission, and we're in this together.

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