LTO-8 Half-Height

Now with DATASTOR Shield Deduplication Software

FEATURES SUMMARY:

Performance: Up to 750MB/sec compressed transfer rate

Capacity: Up to 30TB with standard compression; up to 240TB with DATASTOR Shield

AES 256-bit data encryption security,WORM functionality, and partitioning capability

 

Drive Capacity and Performance

Drive Type Media Type Cartridge Capacity Native / Compressed /Deduplicated* (TB) Drive Throughput Native / Compressed /Deduplicated* (MB/sec)
LTO-8 LTO-8 (L8) 12.0 / 30.0 / 240.0 300 / 750 / 6,000
LTO-8 LTO-8 (M8) 9.0 / 22.5 / 180.0 300 / 750 / 6,000

Tape/Format Compatibility

LTO-8 (L8) (read/write)
LTO-8 WORM (read/write)
LTO-7 (L7) (read/write)
LTO-7 WORM (read/write)
LTO-7 (M8) (read/write)

Physical

Form Factor Internal w/o bezel Internal with bezel Tabletop 1U Rack Mount
Width (in / mm) 5.75 / 146 5.83 / 148 8.4 / 213 18.7 / 480
Height (in / mm) 1.61 / 41 1.68 / 42.7 2.3 / 58 1.7 / 43
Length (in / mm) 8.07 / 205 8.27 / 210 13.10 / 332 17.6 / 438
Weight (lb / kg) 3.55 / 1.61 3.57 / 1.62 9.4 / 4.3 14.2 / 6.4

Media Specifications

Cartridge Dimensions
(L×W×H)
4 in × 4.15 in × .85 in
(102 mm × 105.4 mm × 21.5 mm)
Archive Storage 30 years
Durability 20,000 load/unload cycles
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    LTO Tape Drive Driver for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016

    This is a compressed file that unzips into a set of files. It contains driver version 3.8.0.1 for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016.

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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 version 3.8.0.2 for all current Windows OS's except Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016.

Note: Drive firmware HB83 or later is required to use the LTO-8 M format with LTO-7 media.
 
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    HB83

    The latest released firmware for an LTO-8 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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