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IBM i Removable Media: POWER10 tape and optical

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This document provided details for the tape and optical devices that are supported on POWER10 systems by IBM i.

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Supported server models

  • IBM Power E1080 (9080-HEX) 
  • IBM Power S1022 (9105-22A)
  • IBM Power S1022s (9105-22B)
  • IBM Power S1014 (9105-41B)
  • IBM Power S1024 (9105-42A)
  • IBM Power L1022 (9786-22H)
  • IBM Power L1024 (9786-42H)

Supported releases for E1080

  • IBM i 7.3 TR11 or later
  • IBM i 7.4 TR5 or later
  • IBM i 7.5
  • IBM VIOS 3.1.3.10 or later with client IBM i 7.3 TR11 or later
  • IBM VIOS 3.1.3.10 or later with client IBM i 7.4 TR5 or later
  • IBM VIOS 3.1.3.10 or later with client IBM i 7.5
Supported releases for S1022, S1022s, S1014, S1024, L1022, and L1024
  • IBM i 7.3 TR12 or later
  • IBM i 7.4 TR6 or later
  • IBM i 7.5
  • IBM VIOS 3.1.3.21 or later with client IBM i 7.3 TR12 or later
  • IBM VIOS 3.1.3.21 or later with client IBM i 7.4 TR6 or later
  • IBM VIOS 3.1.3.21 or later with client IBM i 7.5

Supported adapters and devices     

    Note: The only internal removable media device supported by IBM i on POWER10 is the internal USB RDX drive (FC EUA0)

    Note: SAS tape library devices are not supported, except for TS2900 in sequential mode, when attached by using a VIOS partition.

  • FC EJ10 6 Gb 4-port SAS.  Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9105-41B, 9105-42A, 9786-22H, 9786-42H
    • TS2350 LTO-5 SAS stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2250 LTO-5 SAS HH stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2260 LTO-6 SAS HH stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2360 LTO-6 SAS stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2270 LTO-7 SAS stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2280 LTO-8 SAS HH stand-alone tape drive
    • HH LTO-5 1.5 TB SAS FC5638, 7216 with FC8247, 7226 with FC8241
    • HH LTO6 2.5 TB SAS FCEU11, 7226 with FC8341
    • HH LTO7 6.0 TB SAS, 7226 with FC8441
    • HH LTO-8 12.0 TB SAS, 7226 with FC8541
    • 3555 (TS4300) with SAS LTO-6, LTO-7, and LTO-8 drives (Not supported by VIOS)
    • 3572 (TS2900) with SAS LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives (Not supported by VIOS, except when in sequential mode)
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with SAS LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives (Not supported by VIOS)
    • DVDRAM SATA drive, 7226 with FC1420 and 1422
  • FC EJ11 6 Gb LP 4-port SAS low profile. Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9786-22H.
    • TS2250 LTO-5 SAS HH stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2350 LTO-5 SAS stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2260 LTO-6 SAS HH stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2360 LTO-6 SAS stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2270 LTO-7 SAS stand-alone Tape drive
    • TS2280 LTO-8 SAS HH stand-alone tape drive
    • HH LTO-5 1.5 TB SAS FC5638, 7216 with FC8247, 7226 with FC8241
    • HH LTO6 2.5 TB SAS FCEU11, 7226 with FC8341
    • HH LTO7 6.0 TB SAS, 7226 with FC8441
    • HH LTO-8 12.0 TB SAS, 7226 with FC8541
    • 3555 (TS4300) with SAS LTO-6, LTO-7, and LTO-8 drives (Not supported by VIOS)
    • 3572 (TS2900) with SAS LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives (Not supported by VIOS, except when in sequential mode)
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with SAS LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives (Not supported by VIOS)
    • DVDRAM SATA drive, 7226 with FC1420 and 1422
  • FC EN1A 32 Gb 2-port Fibre Channel (Native or NPIV support) (This adapter does not support direct attach to tape) Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9105-41B, 9105-42A, 9786-22H, 9786-42H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives.
    • 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  •  FC EN1B 32 Gb 2-port LP Fibre Channel (Native or NPIV support) (This adapter does not support direct attach to tape) Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9786-22H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives.
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives.
    • 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  • FC EN1C 16 Gb 4-port Fibre Channel (Native or NPIV support) (This adapter does not support direct attach to tape except for TS1160) Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9105-41B, 9105-42A, 9786-22H, 9786-42H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives
    • 3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  • FC EN1D 16 Gb 4-port LP Fibre Channel (Native or NPIV support) (This adapter does not support direct attach to tape except for TS1160) Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9786-22H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives
    • 3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  • FC EN1E 16Gb 4-port Fibre Channel (NPIV only) Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9105-41B, 9105-42A, 9786-22H, 9786-42H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives
    •  3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  • FC EN1F 16Gb 4-port low profile Fibre Channel (NPIV only) Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9786-22H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives
    •  3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  •  FC EN1J 32 Gb 2-port Fibre Channel (Native or NPIV support) (Native support is only with 7.4 TR5 or later)(This adapter does not support direct attach to tape) Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9105-41B, 9105-42A, 9786-22H, 9786-42H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives.
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives.
    • 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  •  FC EN1K 32 Gb 2-port Low Profile Fibre Channel (Native or NPIV support) (Native support is only with 7.4 TR5 or later)(This adapter does not support direct attach to tape) Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9786-22H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives.
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives.
    • 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  • FC EN2A 16 Gb 2-port Fibre Channel.  (Native or NPIV support) This adapter does not support direct attach to tape except for TS1160.  Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9105-41B, 9105-42A, 9786-22H, 9786-42H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives
    • 3592-E06(TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  • FC EN2B 16 Gb LP 2-port Fibre Channel.  (Native or NPIV support) This adapter does not support direct attach to tape except for TS1160.  Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9786-22H.
    • 3555 (TS4300) with Fibre Channel LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, or LTO9 drives.
    • 3573 (TS3100, TS3200) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3576 (TS3310) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives.
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel LTO4, LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, or LTO8 drives
    • 3584 (TS3500) with Fibre Channel 3592-E06 (TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150), 3592-55G (TS1155), or 3592-60G (TS1160) drives
    • 3584 (TS4500) with Fibre Channel LTO5, LTO6, LTO7, LTO8, LTO9, 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-EH8 (TS1150), 3592-55F (TS1155), or 3592-60F (TS1160) drives
    • 3592-E06(TS1130), 3592-E07 (TS1140), 3592-E08 (TS1150) stand-alone drives.
    • FC 8248 HH-LTO5 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8348 HH-LTO6 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8446 HH-LTO7 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8546 HH-LTO8 FC in 7226 enclosure
    • FC 8646 HH LTO-9 Fibre Channel in 7226 enclosure
  • FC EC6J LP 2-Port low-profile USB 3.0 adapter.  Supported on server models: 9080-HEX, 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9786-22H.
    • FC EUA5 stand-alone USB DVD drive with cable
    • FC 5762 and FC 5763 DVD RAM drive in 7226 enclosure
    • FC EU03 RDX 3.0 in 7226 enclosure.
    • FC EUA4 RDX USB external docking station
  • FC EC6K 2-Port USB 3.0 adapter.  Supported on server models: 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9105-41B, 9105-42A, 9786-22H, 9786-42H.
    • FC EUA5 stand-alone USB DVD drive with cable
    • FC 5762 and FC 5763 DVD RAM drive in 7226 enclosure
    • FC EU03 RDX 3.0 in 7226 enclosure.
    • FC EUA4 RDX USB external docking station
  • Integrated CEC USB 3.0 ports. Supported on server models: 9105-22A, 9105-22B, 9105-41B, 9105-42A, 9786-22H, 9786-42H.
    • FC EUA5 stand-alone USB DVD drive with cable (front USB 3.0 port only)
    • FC 5762 and FC 5763 DVD RAM drive in 7226 enclosure (front or rear USB 3.0 ports)
    • FC EU03 RDX 3.0 in 7226 enclosure. (front or rear USB 3.0 ports)
    • FC EUA4 RDX USB external docking station (front or rear USB 3.0 ports) (External power is required)

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Modified date:
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