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Dell Powervault 114t configuration on Dell PowerEdge 2950 windows server 2008 R2

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Dear Experts,

I have Dell PowerEdge2950 server with Windows Server 2008R2 and I would like to install Dell Powevault 114T tape drive and configure it for backups.

I have connected the powervault but its not appearing in server backups.
Please advise what software i need for powervault 114T to backup on tapes.

Kindly please advise at the earliest.

Regards
Sanjeev Kumar
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I would suggest using backupexec from symantec.
But there might be better software by now with equal tape support.
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But when i tried doing server backup tape is not showing at all there. is there any configuration needed on server 2008r2 to see tape drive.
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Server 2008 does not support tapes anymore (not in windows backup anyway)
You need some 3d party backup software like backupexec (http://www.symantec.com/products/data-backup-software)
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thanks
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