XenData6 Workstation Software, Version 6.20

SAS Connected LTO Drive Support List

May 2015
Manufacturer Gen Models X64 Device Driver Notes
HP LTO-6 Ultrium 6250, SAS HP driver 1.0.7.1 Note 1
HP LTO-5 Ultrium 3000, SAS Windows Update (HP 1.0.6.3) Note 2
HP LTO-4 Ultrium 1760, SAS Windows Update Note 3
IBM LTO-6 TS2260, SAS IBM 6.2.3.3 Note 4
IBM LTO-5 TS2250, SAS IBM 6.2.3.3 Note 4
Tandberg LTO-5 LTO-5 HH Tandberg Vista x64 Note 5
Tandberg LTO-6 LTO-6 HH Tandberg driver 1.0.7.1 Note 6

Note 1: HP device driver 1.0.7.0 works with LTO-6 cartridges but it has a bug when used with LTO-5 cartridges : this combination of LTO-6 drives and LTO-5 cartridges does not support LTFS. The problem is fixed in version 1.0.7.1.

Note 2: Please use driver version 1.0.6.3 (HP device driver 1.0.7.0 has a bug when used with LTO-5 drives and LTO-5 cartridges : it does not support LTFS.)

Note 3: LTO-4 drives do not support LTFS. The HP LTO-4 drive is certified for use with the TAR format.

Note 4: The IBM device drivers are installed from an executable IBM installer. Please use the 'exclusive' installer.

Note 5: Tandberg drivers are available from www.tandbergdata.com. The Vista X64 driver should be used, even though it is being used on a Windows 7 X64 computer. The Tandberg LTO-5 drive is not certified for use with LTFS.

Note 6: Tandberg device driver 1.0.7.0 works with LTO-6 cartridges but has a bug when used with LTO-5 cartridges: this combination of LTO-6 drives and LTO-5 cartridge does not support LTFS. The problem is fixed in 1.0.7.1.