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Replace MSL 6060 with MSL 8096

mrmo07
Regular Advisor

Replace MSL 6060 with MSL 8096

Hi ,

i'm going to replace MSL 6060 (4 drives with 2 NSR,2 fiber cable with 2 NSR for 4 drive) with MSL 8096(4 drive). it will be connect in existing SAN. data protector is running under hp-ux.after physically installed and connected what procedure i should follow to integrate new library in existing environment?

Regards,
Mor...
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Sudhakar Subramaniam
Trusted Contributor

Re: Replace MSL 6060 with MSL 8096

If you are replacing it with existing drives check for the drive compatibility from the below link.

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bc/docs/support/SupportManual/c02532755/c02532755.pdf
mrmo07
Regular Advisor

Re: Replace MSL 6060 with MSL 8096

Hi,

not with existing drive. its totally new. it will get a new hardware path on hpux.

Regards,
Morshed.
Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: Replace MSL 6060 with MSL 8096

Now make it visible to the server (zoning/mapping) and adjust data protector.

Hope this helps!
Regards
Torsten.

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mrmo07
Regular Advisor

Re: Replace MSL 6060 with MSL 8096

Hi Torsten,

thanks for your reply.

i will do accordingly. i like to ask you one thing if you have any customize documents to configure (device,pool,media)Data protector could you please share with me.

Regards,
Morshed.

mrmo07
Regular Advisor

Re: Replace MSL 6060 with MSL 8096

Hi,

current MSL 6060 using LTO2 drive and i am going to use LTO4 with new MSL 8096. will it create any problem for current backup specification??

after all 4 drives are visible in the server what will be my procedure to adjust DP?

should i keep the device name same?
should i install robotics driver again?

as a whole what should be my general procedure?

please advice.

Regards,
Morshed.