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Sony AIT Autoloaders and Seagate Sidewinder 200 Configuration Information for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Server

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Configuration Information for Sony TSL-A300C, TSL-A400C, TSL-A500C and Seagate Sidewinder 200 AIT


Sony TSL-A300C AIT Autoloader
Sony TSL-A400C AIT Autoloader

Sony TSL-A500C AIT-2 Autoloader
Seagate Sidewinder 200 AIT

Drive Address
Storage Slot Addresses
Changer Address


1. Library capacity
    1 drive 4 slots

2. Barcodes are not supported.

3. Always load four cartridges into the magazine. If any cartridge is missing, the magazine will be ejected.

4. IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Server's drive cleaning feature is not supported on these autoloaders.

5. Device identifications and firmware levels used during validation process
    Sony TSL-A400C
    Library ID : SONY TSL-A400C --- Firmware : L700
    Drive ID : SONY TSL-A400C --- Firmware : L700

    Sony TSL-A500C
    Library ID : SONY TSL-A500C --- Firmware : L100
    Drive ID : SONY TSL-A500C --- Firmware : L100

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 removable media is available in the Tivoli Storage Manager Administrator's Guide, which can be found in Tivoli Storage Manager Information Centers.

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Modified date:
17 June 2018