The F867T Dell 800/1600GB LTO-4 SAS HH Loader Ready Tape Drive is a high-performance data backup and archiving solution designed for use in enterprise-level IT environments. This tape drive uses the LTO-4 Ultrium technology, which offers large storage capacities, fast data transfer rates, and advanced data security features. In this article, we will provide a detailed explanation of the features, specifications, and benefits of the F867T Dell 800/1600GB LTO-4 SAS HH Loader Ready Tape Drive.
The F867T is a tape drive that is designed to be installed in a rack-mounted storage system. This tape drive uses the LTO-4 Ultrium technology, which offers a maximum storage capacity of 1600GB for compressed data and 800GB for native data on a single cartridge. The F867T is designed for use in enterprise-level IT environments, where fast and reliable data backup and archiving is essential.
- High-speed data transfer rates: The F867T can transfer data at a rate of up to 240MB/s for compressed data and up to 120MB/s for native data. This makes it ideal for businesses that need to backup or archive large amounts of data quickly.
- Large storage capacity: The F867T can store up to 1600GB of compressed data and up to 800GB of native data on a single cartridge. This means businesses can backup or archive a large amount of data using fewer tapes, which reduces storage costs.
- Advanced data security features: The F867T includes hardware-based encryption, which ensures that data is protected from unauthorized access. The tape drive also supports the WORM (Write Once Read Many) function, which prevents data from being overwritten or deleted, making it ideal for compliance requirements.
- Loader ready: The F867T is loader ready, which means it can be used with an automated tape library for greater efficiency and ease of use.
- Easy installation and maintenance: The F867T is designed to be installed in a rack-mounted storage system, which makes it easy to integrate into existing IT environments. The tape drive also includes built-in diagnostics and monitoring tools, which make it easy to maintain and troubleshoot.
- Compatibility: The F867T is compatible with a wide range of operating systems and backup software, which makes it a flexible solution for businesses.
- Drive type: Internal tape drive
- Interface: SAS
- Capacity: Up to 1600GB compressed, up to 800GB native
- Data transfer rate: Up to 240MB/s compressed, up to 120MB/s native
- Encryption: Hardware-based encryption
- WORM support: Yes
- Loader ready: Yes
- Compatibility: Compatible with a wide range of operating systems and backup software
- High-capacity data backup and archiving: The F867T offers a large storage capacity of up to 1600GB for compressed data and up to 800GB for native data on a single cartridge, making it an ideal solution for businesses that need to backup or archive large amounts of data.
- Fast data transfer rates: The F867T can transfer data at a rate of up to 240MB/s for compressed
General Information about the Dell F867T
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Model Number or SKU# F867T
- Product Type : Tape Drive
- Interface Type : SAS
- Tape Type : LTO-4
- Native Drive Capacity : 800GB
- Native Data Transfer Rate : 120 MBPS.
- Compressed Data Transfer Rate : 240 MBPS.
- Compressed Drive Capacity : 1600GB
- Serial Attached SCSI(SAS)
- Form Factor : 5.25 Inch HH
About Refurbished Products
Media preservation has come a long way, and the methods of storing data over the years are ever-changing. However, one method had stood out since its invention in 1949; and that's tape storage. If you are looking for durability, low cost, longevity, energy efficiency, density, and scalability, then investing in tape storage is a smart move. Thanks to our vast collection of tape drive storage devices, you are all covered when this is what you need. Depending on your budget and storage needs, you can choose from categories including LTO - 5 Lib Expansion, LTO - 5 Rack Mount, LTO - 5 Library, LTO - 6 Library, LTO - 6 Rack Mount, LTO - 6 Lib Expansion, LTO - 6 Internal, LTO - 6 External, LTO - 6 Auto Loader, Magstar Internal, SDLT 220 External, SDLT 220 Internal, SDLT 320 External, SDLT 320 Loader, SDLT 320 Internal, SDLT 600 External, SDLT 600 Internal, SDLT 600 Loader, Storageworks Internal, Storageworks Library, Travan 10-20GB Internal, and Travan 20-40GB Internal. Tape drives present an excellent means to write data to storage and hold onto data for a couple of decades. They make an ideal medium for long-term storage and backups.
What is Tape Storage?
A tape drive is a storage device designed to store data on magnetic tape. It is primarily used for backup and archiving purposes. It functions like a tape recorder in recording data on a loop of a flexible celluloid-like medium that is readable and erasable. Tape drives operate in two ways. The first uses a linear tape technology where the heads never touch the tape or a regular helical scan where the playback and recording heads touch the tape.
Choosing a Tape Drive; Buying Guide
There are countless tape drives available on the market today; these few considerations will keep you on track when choosing one.
You'd want to go for a tape drive with the ability to complete a tape backup within your window of possibility. For instance, back up 400GB will call for a transfer rate of approximately 30GB/hour.
Tape drive manufacturers are always known to specify the drive's Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF). Check this vital information to measure the reliability of the drive. A typical example is the Travan tape drive with an MTBF of 370,000 hours at a 20% duty cycle, and running the drive longer will reduce its reliability. Depending on your needs, you can tell if this tape drive is the best or not.
A tape drive should have the capacity to store your backups, and well come at the right price. The price of the drive is a function of capacity and performance. There are continuous modifications in tape capacity; the largest capacity is always a high price. However, it would help if you considered how much value-for-money the tape drive will give you. Depending on your budget and needs, you may prefer capacity over performance and vice versa.
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