Fujitsu Siemens Computers
13 Oct 2008

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for x86     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLES 10

Product Description
The FibreCAT TX08 from Fujitsu Siemens Computers is a compact and extremely reliable tape automation system which enables the cost-effective entry into the FibreCAT TX family for small and midsized companies. The FibreCAT TX08 is based on proven LTO technology, which provides large capacity, high speed and very small media costs. Depending on your individual requirements you can either order it with an LTO-2 or LTO-3 or LTO-4 half height drive. It has 2 magazines with 4 slots inclusive one mail slot for input and output of individual cartridges. The FibreCAT TX08 is only one Rack Unit high whereas it offers up to 12.8 Terabyte compressed storage capacity when equipping it with eight LTO-4 cartridges. Additional information:

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: mptsas.koFile Version: -1
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 56280
Checksum: a65ec876a6ba20b717e39be80780a334
File URL:
File Name: mptscsih.koFile Version: 3.04.06-suse
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 56532
Checksum: 761b018d19a8393e4b9a5e95abe0677d
File URL:
File Name: mptbase.koFile Version: 3.04.06-suse
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 102860
Checksum: 2c8463dc5a803a1b76c246ca3907c1d3
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)

Tape Drive
Product NameFibreCAT TX08 SAS LTO4
Interface:Serial SCSI (SAS)

Tested Configuration
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  LSI SAS3442E-R , Adapter Bus Type: PCI Express 8X , Interface: Serial SCSI (SAS)
System:FSC  PRIMERGY® RX300 S4
Test Kit:DiskKit 5.01.27 - 2007-06-27

Config Notes

The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

Fujitsu Siemens Computers
Heinz-Nixdorf-Ring 1
Paderborn   33106