Device Drivers

Article:TECH51096  |  Created: 2010-01-25  |  Updated: 2013-10-24  |  Article URL
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Symantec Device Drivers for Veritas NetBackup (tm) Windows Servers


New Tape Drive Support:
Brand Model Driver
IBM TS1120 (3592E05) halfinch.sys
Quantum LTO3-HH halfinch.sys
Sony SDX-1100 (AIT-5) sonysdx.sys
Sony SAIT-2 sonysdx.sys

  • This version also features driver version numbers, timing changes for Sony and Tandberg drive models and improvements based on newer device driver kit code.
  • The Plug-and-Play drivers in this package are version  The non-Plug-and-Play drivers in this package are version
  • While some tape devices have been added to this version of the device driver installer, they may not yet be fully supported by NetBackup. To obtain a list of supported devices for NetBackup Enterprise Server or NetBackup DataCenter, refer to the Related Documents section of this TechNote.
  • Note that this driver package is for 32-bit Windows Servers and not for IA64 or x64 Editions.

Tape Device Driver Installation Instructions:
  • Go to "Add/Remove Programs" and remove any existing Veritas or Symantec Device Drivers package
  • To install the tape device driver files, you must first have NetBackup installed
  • Download the file below to a temporary directory and double-click on it
  • When the Device Driver Installer Wizard appears, follow the instructions on the screen.

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