Introducing the IBM Virtualization Engine TS7700
The TS7700 Virtualization Engine, introduced in 2006, is the fourth generation of IBM Tape Virtualization products for mainframes. It replaces the highly successful IBM TotalStorage Virtual Tape Server (VTS). The TS7700 Virtualization Engine Release 3.0 (R3.0) includes the following usability and management features:
•Disk Cache Refresh:
– TS7740 Model CC9 controller drawer and CX9 expansion drawer
– TS7740 uses 600-GB serial-attached SCSI (SAS) drives
– TS7720 Model CS9 controller drawer and ...