LTO-6 Half-Height Model B

Enterprise-class performance and enhanced reliability

FEATURES SUMMARY:

Performance | Up to 400MB/sec compressed transfer rate.

Capacity | Up to 6.25TB compressed capacity.

Security/Ease of Use | AES 256-bit data encryption security, WORM functionality, and partitioning capability.

Compatibility | Investment protection with two generations of backward read and one generation of backward write capability.

LTFS Software | Free LTFS software can be downloaded at www.quantum.com.

 
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Performance

Native sustained transfer rate 160 MB/s
2:1 compressed transfer rate 400 MB/s
Native formatted capacity 2500 GB
Compressed formatted capacity 6250 GB
Burst Transfer Rate (MB/sec)
SAS (max)
600
Data Buffer Size 512 MB
Average file access time 50 sec
Interfaces available 6 Gb/s SAS

Tape Format

Format LTO Ultrium 6
Recording density 15.143 Kb/mm
Encoding method 16 Channel 32/33 RLL NPML
Data compression 2.5:1

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 @ 6 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: 3.8 Watts
Typical: 23.8 Watts
Peak: 31.5 Watts

Reliability

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

Media Compatibility

LTO-6 (read/write)
LTO-6 WORM (read/write)
LTO-5 (read/write)
LTO-5 WORM (read/write)
LTO-4 (read only)
LTO-4 WORM (read only)

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 64-Bit Windows

    This is a compressed file that unzips into a set of files. It contains driver version 3.7.3.0 for all current 64-Bit Windows OS's.

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    LTO Tape Drive Driver for 32-Bit Windows

    This is a compressed file that unzips into a set of files. It contains driver version 3.7.2.0 for all current 32-Bit Windows OS's.

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    V4142

    The latest released firmware for an LTO-6 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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