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LTO-5 Half-Height Model B

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Performance

Native sustained transfer rate 140 MB/s
2:1 compressed transfer rate 280 MB/s
Native formatted capacity 1500 GB
Compressed formatted capacity 3000 GB
Burst Transfer Rate (MB/sec)
SAS (max)
600
Data Buffer Size 256 MB
Average file access time 56 sec
Interfaces available 6 Gb/s SAS

Tape Format

Format LTO Ultrium 5
Recording density 15.143 Kb/mm
Encoding method 16 Channel 32/33 RLL NPML
Data compression ALDC

Physical

Internal w/o bezel Internal w/ bezel Tabletop
Width (in/mm) 5.75 / 146.1 5.87 / 149.1 8.82 / 224
Height (in/mm) 1.64 / 41.65 1.76 / 44.65 3.11 / 79
Length (in/mm) 8.11 / 206 8.3 / 211 11.85 / 301
Weight (lbs/kg) 3.11 / 1.41 3.2 / 1.45 8.15 / 3.7

Environmental

Operating Temperature 50° to 104° F / 10° to 40° C @ 5 CFM
Operating Non-condensing humidity 20% to 80%
Altitude 13,000 ft (4,000 m)
Non-operating Temperature -40° to 149° F/-40° to 66° C
Non-operating Non-condensing humidity 10% to 95%

Power

Voltage +5V, +12V
Power consumption

Idle: 6.7 Watts
Typical: 23.1 Watts
Peak: 37.2 Watts

Reliability

MTBF 250,000 hours at 100% duty cycle
MSBS 1,000,000 cycles
Load/Unload Life 120,000 cycles
Non-recoverable Error Rate 1 in 1 × 1017 bits (non-media error, clean drive)

Media Compatibility

LTO-5 (read/write) 1500GB native capacity
LTO-5 WORM (read/write) 1500GB native capacity
LTO-4 (read/write) 800GB native capacity
LTO-4 WORM (read/write) 800GB native capacity
LTO-3 (read only) 400GB native capacity
LTO-3 WORM (read only) 400GB native capacity

Media Specifications

Cartridge Dimensions 4” × 4.15” × .85”
(L×W×H) (102mm × 105.4mm × 21.5mm)
Archive Storage .30 years
Durability 20,000 load/unload cycles
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    LTO Tape Drive Driver for Windows

    This is a compressed file that unzips into a set of files. It contains driver versions 3.6.0.5 and 3.6.0.6.

    The 3.6.0.5 device driver allows you to use LTO 5 Half-height tape drives with Windows Vista through Windows Server 2008 R2.

    The 3.6.0.6 device driver allows you to use LTO 5 Half-height tape drives with Windows 8 or 8.1 (64-bit only) and Windows Server 2012 or 2012 R2

  • Note: 32-bit Platforms 
    If you need a 32-bit device driver for Windows 8 or 8.1 please Contact Quantum Support.
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    V3210

    The latest released firmware for an LTO-5 Half-Height drive.

 

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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