This guide is intended for system and network administrators charged with installing and maintaining legacy NEO 8000 tape libraries using firmware 5.16 on their network. It provides information on the installation, configuration, security, and maintenance of the libraries.
NOTE: For newer NEO 8000e libraries, refer to documents numbered 10400293-00n for the appropriate user guide based on the firmware running on your library.
It assumes you are familiar with basic functions of your computer, SCSI, Serial Attached SCSI (SAS), and Fibre Channel (FC) devices, as well as networking concepts and terminology. It also assumes you are knowledgeable about the Storage Area Network (SAN) to which your NEO library is being connected.