LTO4/5 - Power Cycling Drives After Firmware Upgrade When Attached to a Key Management System (KMS) (Doc ID 1114652.1)

Last updated on MAY 22, 2017

Applies to:

HP LTO4 Tape Drive - Version Not Applicable and later
IBM LTO4 Tape Drive - Version Not Applicable and later
HP LTO5 Tape Drive - Version Not Applicable and later
IBM LTO5 Tape Drive - Version Not Applicable and later
Oracle Key Manager - Version 2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Load errors and unable to write or read data back.
HP drive could write unencrypted tapes while the customer is unaware.
IBM drives will not configure causing SL Console to mark the drives as unusable.  Customer will loose access to the drives.

Cause

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