Data Transfer Rates
The HP 160/320GB Super DLT (Digital Linear Tape) SCSI (Small Computer System Interface) LVD (Low Voltage Differential) External Tape Drive is a storage device that allows for data transfer at a high rate. The model number 257319-001 indicates that it is a specific version of the HP Super DLT tape drive.
The Super DLT technology used in this tape drive allows for a maximum storage capacity of 160GB or 320GB, depending on the type of tape cartridge used. The SCSI interface allows for fast and efficient data transfer between the tape drive and the host computer. LVD is a type of SCSI signal that reduces the voltage used for data transfer, resulting in lower power consumption and improved signal quality.
The external design of the tape drive allows for easy connectivity to a host computer or server. This makes it a useful option for backing up large amounts of data or for archiving important files. The data transfer rates for the HP 160/320GB Super DLT SCSI LVD External Tape Drive are not specified, but it is expected to be fast and efficient.
The 257319-001 HP 160/320GB Super DLT SCSI LVD External Tape Drive is a type of data storage device that uses magnetic tape technology to store large amounts of data. The device connects to a computer or server via a SCSI (Small Computer System Interface) connection, which is a standard interface for connecting external storage devices to a computer. The LVD (Low Voltage Differential) in the name refers to the type of SCSI connection used, which is a newer and more efficient version of the standard SCSI connection. The device is also external, meaning it can be easily connected and disconnected from the computer as needed. The device has the capacity to store up to 160 or 320GB of data, depending on the model.
Easy integration with Existing Systems
The HP 160/320GB Super DLT SCSI LVD External Tape Drive, also known as the 257319-001 model, is designed to easily integrate with existing systems. This means that it can be connected to and used with existing computer systems and servers without the need for additional software or hardware. The drive uses the SCSI (Small Computer System Interface) protocol and LVD (Low Voltage Differential) technology, which are commonly used in many existing systems. The drive also has a large storage capacity of 160GB or 320GB, making it suitable for large data backups or archiving.
Specification about this HP 257319-001
- Manufacturer: HP
- Model Number or SKU# 257319-001
- Product Type: Tape Drive
Technical Information for Tape Storage
- Tape Type: Super Dlt
- Native Drive Capacity: 160GB
- Interface Type: SCSI
- Enclosure Type: External
- Compressed Capacity: 320GB
- Native Data Transfer Rate: 16 MBPS
- Compressed Data Transfer Rate: 32 MBPS
- Scsi Signaling Type: Low Voltage Differential (lvd)
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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