SL150 – Is There a Driver for the SL150 for the Veeam Backup Solution on Windows 2008 R2? (Doc ID 1581250.1)

por | 8 noviembre, 2021


StorageTek SL150 Modular Tape Library – Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customer has a SL150 FC and Veeam backup (Windows 2008 R2 Server, Veeam Version 7) solution.
With this solution they are able to make a backup to the SL150 drives by manually mounting tapes but the changer (the SL150) is not recognized.

Veeam-knowledgebase entry 1812 shows that the customer needs a medium changer device driver for the SL150 library as the ‘Unknown Medium Changer’ driver we use by default is not valid for Veeam which requires a named driver.


New installation of SL150


None – installation


As of 3rd May 2014 a new Windows driver has been posted to MOS for Veeam and DPM support.

Veeam requires the Oracle StorageTek Library Driver for Windows Server 2008-2012 x64. Which has been has been posted to My Oracle Support.

Go to: ‘Patches & Updates’

Input ‘18696535’ for ‘Patch Name or Number’