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DAT 40 Drives

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Capacity

Compressed Capacity Up to 40 GB
Native Capacity Up to 20 GB
Recording Format DDS-4
Interface Type Ultra2 SCSI LVD

Environmental Limits

Min/Max Operating Temp 5 deg C / 45 deg C
Max Operating Humidity 80%
Max Operating Shock 10 Gs
Max Non-Operating Shock 100 Gs
Max Operating Vibration .5 G
Max Non-Operating Vibration 1.5 G

Performance

Native Sustained Transfer Rate 9.9 GB/hour
Compressed Sustained Transfer Rate up to 19.8 GB/hour
Average File Access Time < 40 seconds
Search Speed 400x normal
Drum Rotational Speed 10000 RPM
Backup Speed 9.9 GB/hour
Compressed Backup Speed up to 19.8 GB/hour
Buffer Memory Size 10 MB
Note: Veritas BackupExec and Veritas NetBackup Drivers
If you are using Veritas BackupExec or Veritas NetBackup you should use the device driver that came with your software backup package.
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    DAT 72 BakBone Template

    SDAT721.npk Template for the DAT72 drive (will work with older generation DDS 2, 3, & 4 drives).
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    Certance/Seagate DAT Tape Driver v1.08 for Windows NT 3.51

    STDAT3 for all DDS, DDS-1, DDS-2, DDS-3, & DDS-4 drives including DDS-3 autoloaders.
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    Certance/Seagate DAT Tape Driver v1.08 for Windows NT 4.0

    STDAT4 for all DDS, DDS-1, DDS-2, DDS-3, & DDS-4 drives including DDS-3 autoloaders.
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    DDS4 sp40 Drive Driver for Windows 2000

    Certance/Seagate DAT Tape Driver 1.12f for Intel-IA32, Intel-IA32e/AMD64, and Intel-IA64 Computers - stdatw2k.sys
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    DDS4 sp40 Drive Driver for Windows 2003

    Certance/Seagate DAT Tape Driver 1.12f for Intel-IA32, Intel-IA32e/AMD64, and Intel-IA64 Computers - stdatw2k.sys
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    DDS4 sp40 Drive Driver for Windows XP

    Certance/Seagate DAT Tape Driver 1.12f for Intel-IA32, Intel-IA32e/AMD64, and Intel-IA64 Computers - stdatw2k.sys
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    Version 8240

    Upgrade instructions can be found here.
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    Version 912L

    Version 912L for the DAT 40 SP40/240 internal/external LVD (ULtra2 SCSI), DDS-4 tape drive using 9xxx firmware.
    Upgrade instructions can be found here.

 

StorageCare Sage xTalk Management Console

In less than thirty minutes xTalk will evaluate your tape drive's health and determine if it needs to be sent in for service. The application also provides detailed engineering drive analysis information and the abilty to quickly download updates to the firmware, application, online help, test script and release notes.

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Drive Firmware Upgrade

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    DFU for Windows

    Drive Firmware Upgrade for Windows
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    DFU for Linux

    Drive Firmware Upgrade for Linux
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    DFU for NetWare

    Drive Firmware Upgrade for NetWare
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    DFU for Solaris

    Drive Firmware Upgrade for Solaris