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Dell™ PowerVault™ System Storage and x86 IBM Server HBA Compatibility

Dell PowerVault ™ Compatibility Matrix

Refer to IBM website for server / HBA compatibility.

 

Host Bus Adapter Dell PowerVault™ System Dell Tape Backup Unit Comments
External USB External PowerVault RD1000 Ext USB  
PV114X PowerVault RD1000 Rack USB  
IBM DS4000 FC 4Gbps PCI-X Dual Port HBA ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
  PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM DS4000 FC 4Gbps PCI-X Single Port HBA ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM Emulex 4 Gbps FC Single-Port PCI-e HBA for IBM System x ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM Emulex 4 Gbps FC Single-Port PCI-X HBA for IBM System x ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM Emulex 4 Gps FC Dual-Port PCI-X HBA for System x ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM Emulex 4Gbps FC Dual-Port PCI-e HBA for IBM System x ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM Qlogic 4Gb FC Dual-Port PCIe HBA for IBM System x ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM Qlogic 4Gb FC Single-Port PCIe HBA for IBM System x ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM SMB 2-Gbps Fibre Channel HBA  ML6000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3 FC  
PowerVault LTO4-120 FC  
IBM Ultra320 SCSI PCIe Controller External Powervault 100T DAT72 Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
PowerVault 110T LTO2-LT Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
PowerVault LTO3-060 TBRG Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
ML6000 Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
PV114T Powervault 100T DAT72 Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
PowerVault 110T LTO2-LC Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
PowerVault LTO3-060 QTM Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
PV124T PowerVault 110T LTO2-LC Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
PowerVault LTO3-060 QTM Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
TL2000/4000 Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH Must use a 32K block size due to known issue
IBM Ultra320 SCSI PCI-X Controller External Powervault 100T DAT72  
PowerVault 110T LTO2-LT  
Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH  
PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM  
PowerVault LTO3-060 TBRG  
ML6000 Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH  
PV114T Powervault 100T DAT72  
PowerVault 110T LTO2-LC  
Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH  
PowerVault LTO3-060 QTM  
PV124T PowerVault 110T LTO2-LC  
Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH  
PowerVault LTO3-060 QTM  
TL2000/4000 Powervault 110T LTO-3 FH  
Any 1GbE (or faster) NIC TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM SAS/iSCSI  
PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS/iSCSI  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM SAS/iSCSI  
IBM SAS HBA - 25R8060 External PowerVault LTO3-080 IBM SAS V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS Must use IBM SAS Cable
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM Must use IBM SAS Cable
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM V2  
PowerVault LTO5-140 IBM SAS  
ML6000 PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS Must use IBM SAS Cable
PowerVault LTO5-140 IBM SAS FH  
PV114T PowerVault LTO4-120HH QTM Must use IBM SAS Cable
PV124T PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO3-080 IBM SAS V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH QTM Must use IBM SAS Cable
PowerVault LTO5-140 QTM  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM SAS Must use IBM SAS Cable
PowerVault LTO3-080 IBM SAS V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS Must use IBM SAS Cable
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM Must use IBM SAS Cable
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM V2  
PowerVault LTO5-140 IBM SAS  
PV114X PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO3-080 IBM SAS V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM V2  
PowerVault LTO5-140 IBM SAS  
IBM SAS HBA - 44E8700 External PowerVault LTO3-080 IBM SAS V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM V2  
PowerVault LTO5-140 IBM SAS  
ML6000 PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO5-140 IBM SAS FH  
PV124T PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO3-080 IBM SAS V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM V2  
PowerVault LTO5-140 QTM  
TL2000/4000 PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO3-080 IBM SAS V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM V2  
PowerVault LTO5-140 IBM SAS  
PV114X PowerVault LTO3-060 IBM SAS  
PowerVault LTO3-080 IBM SAS V2  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM  
PowerVault LTO4-120HH IBM V2  
PowerVault LTO5-140 IBM SAS  

 


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Last updated 6/20/2011

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