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European Support Group:

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Recommended Tape/Optical Drive Drivers

This page details the suggested driver variants for the use of LTO and ODA drives, with XenData archive management software. Clicking on the driver will provide acquisition and installation details. 

HPE DrivesWindows 7Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2
HPE LTO-7 FibreMicrosoftMicrosoftHPE
HPE LTO-7 SASMicrosoftMicrosoftHPE
HPE LTO-6 FibreHPEHPEHPE
HPE LTO-6 SASHPEHPEHPE
HPE LTO-5 FibreHPEHPEHPE
HPE LTO-5 SASHPEHPEHPE
HPE LTO-4 FibreHPEHPEHPE
HPE LTO-4 SASHPEHPEHPE
HPE LTO-3Contact XenData SupportContact XenData SupportContact XenData Support
HPE LTO-2Contact XenData SupportContact XenData SupportContact XenData Support
IBM DrivesWindows 7Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2
IBM LTO-7 FibreMicrosoftMicrosoftIBM
IBM LTO-7 SASMicrosoftMicrosoftIBM
IBM LTO-6 FibreIBMIBMIBM
IBM LTO-6 SASIBMIBMIBM
IBM LTO-5 FibreIBMIBMIBM
IBM LTO-5 SASIBMIBMIBM
IBM LTO-4 FibreIBMIBMIBM
IBM LTO-4 SASIBMIBMIBM
IBM LTO-3Contact XenData SupportContact XenData SupportContact XenData Support
IBM LTO-2Contact XenData SupportContact XenData SupportContact XenData Support
Quantum DrivesWindows 7Windows Server 2008 R2Windows Server 2012 R2
Quantum LTO-7 SASMicrosoftMicrosoftMicrosoft
Sony ODA DrivesWindows 7Windows Server 2008 R2Windows Server 2012 R2
Sony ODA1 FibreMicrosoft ODAMicrosoft ODAMicrosoft ODA
Sony ODA1 USBMicrosoft ODAMicrosoft ODAMicrosoft ODA
Sony ODA2 FibreMicrosoft ODAMicrosoft ODAMicrosoft ODA
Sony ODA2 USBMicrosoft ODAMicrosoft ODAMicrosoft ODA
Tandberg DrivesWindows 7Windows Server 2008 R2Windows Server 2012 R2
Tandberg LTO-6 FiberTandbergTandbergTandberg
Tandberg LTO-6 SASTandbergTandbergTandberg
Tandberg LTO-5 FiberTandbergTandbergTandberg
Tandberg LTO-5 SASTandbergTandbergTandberg
Unitex DrivesWindows 7Windows Server 2008 R2Windows Server 2012 R2
Unitex LTO-6 USBMicrosoftMicrosoftMicrosoft