SL8500: Bulk CAP Upgrade is Available
(Doc ID 2112222.1)
Last updated on APRIL 19, 2021
Applies to:Sun StorageTek Auto Cartridge Sys Lib SW (ACSLS) - Version 8.4 and later
Sun StorageTek SL8500 Modular Library System - Version All Versions and later
Sun StorageTek Enterprise Library Software (ELS) - Version 7.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
For customers with high-volume import/export requirements, a bulk cartridge access port (CAP) can now be added, to improve import/export capacity 3.7x and performance by up to 5x.
SL8500 Bulk CAPs can be dedicated to a single partition or shared with all partitions. When a CAP is dedicated to a partition, ACSLS can use it as an automatic CAP (automatic-enter mode)
The original rotational CAP will no longer ship with SL8500 manufactured after June 2016.
SL8500 Bulk CAP Pre-Requisites
- Minimum Library Code 8.51
- Minimum SLC Code 6.60
- ACSLS 8.4
- ELS/HSC 7.1 – L1H18ET, 7.2 – L1H18EU, or 7.3 – L1H18EV
For assistance with bulkcap operations see the document titled "SL8500 Bulk Cap Operator Training.pdf", listed in the attachments, at the bottom of this document.
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