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forgive me for asking but im new to the i.t. field and ive never installed a backup drive!
the companmy i work for has a ATL PowerStor L200 sitting in the server room not doing anything.
they have asked if i could get it working! so im here to ask for any info you guys might have about this!

it also has an optical bar code reader. i dint know if this info helps or not
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To bone up, try:

ATL PowerStor L200 Libraries - Intelligent Solutions
http://www.intel-sol.com/products/dlt/atl200.html
Quantum L200
Superior DLT reliability and performance for the workgroup
EASY TO INSTALL, EASY TO USE
RELIABILITY FOR CONTINUOUS ACCESS
Communications Interfaces
Host to Library
Electrical SE or Diff. SCSI-2 Fast Narrow or Wide High-dens. 68pin Micro D female connector
Software SCSI-2 medium changer command set
Host to Tape Drives
Electrical DLT4000 SE or Diff. SCSI-2 Narrow High-dens. 68pin Micro D female connector DLT7000 SE or Diff. SCSI-2 Fast and Wide High-dens. 68pin Micro D female connector Altitude -500 to 30,000 feet (-152.4 to 9144m) Non-operating (storage & shipping) Humidity 10% to 95%, noncondensing
                                   -[etc]-
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ATL PowerStor L200 Tape Drive Distributed By Promark Technology
http://www.promarktech.com/storage/tape/quantum/powerstorl200.htm
Remote administration of the PowerStor L200 from anywhere on the web is provided by Quantum's powerful WebAdmin™ software

AIX driver for ATL PowerStor L200
http://www.driversearch.com/forums/tapebackup/102.html
Looking for a driver? Try DriverGuide.com

if new, still crated:
http://www.quantum.com/NR/rdonlyres/bm7ae6spf624f52dw4rxrlfjbeahuk7osbc4lwosstipgktuslm4v46bscmkdye34ggehqtjrowni/L200pak.pdf
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Thanx.                                                           -[Good Fortune]-
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Does anyone know where I can find this driver?  Is it built into AIX 5?  Thanks.

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