HP StorageWorks MSL4048 SAS Tape Library
Hewlett Packard Company
08 Apr 2009

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for Intel® Itanium® Processor

Product Description
The HP StorageWorks MSL4048 Tape Library will meet a broad range of demanding data storage needs including unattended backup, archive and disaster recovery for small to medium businesses, workgroups, or remote offices. The MSL4048 Tape Library offers up to 76.8 TB of compressed (2:1) storage capacity in only a 4U form factor and your choice of LTO-4 or LTO-3 Ultrium tape drives. The library is also available with a wide choice of interfaces including Fibre Channel, SCSI and SAS to allow installation of the library into any IT environment. The MSL4048 Tape Library enables you to easily manage your media both in and out of the library with a standard bar code reader, a configurable three-slot mail slot and four 12-slot removable magazines. With unique HP web-based remote management, the MSL4048 Tape Library is easily managed from across the room, or across the globe. The enhanced HP operator control panel is a full quarter VGA screen with an easy to navigate interface for easy onsite operator interaction.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: mptsas.koFile Version: -1
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 614064
Checksum: 6825b4738ca3b2b956bcd5526250c329
File URL:
File Name: mptscsih.koFile Version: 3.04.06-suse
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 610344
Checksum: accaaa95a1a63064aaa6b17c34b9a568
File URL:
File Name: mptbase.koFile Version: 3.04.06-suse
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 725472
Checksum: 8e06b87f4fccd21176886344fde0f3ce
File URL:
File Name: scsi_transport_sas.koFile Version: 3.04.06-suse
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 606224
Checksum: 3f86206622ae17f28471a7832488aded
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)

Tape Drive
Product NameHP StorageWorks MSL4048 SAS Tape Library
Interface:Serial SCSI (SAS)

Tested Configuration
Test Kit:DiskKit 5.01.27 - 2007-06-27

Config Notes

Referenced Bulletins

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