Key Features and Benefits
The Q1539-69202 HP 400/800GB LTO3 Ultrium960 SCSI Ext Tape Drive is a high-performance tape drive that offers a number of key features and benefits. Some of the most notable include:
- High storage capacity: With a maximum storage capacity of 800GB (compressed), this tape drive is able to store large amounts of data, making it ideal for backup and archival purposes.
- Fast data transfer rates: The Ultrium960 technology used in this tape drive allows for fast data transfer rates of up to 80MB/s (compressed), making it possible to quickly backup or restore large amounts of data.
- Durable and reliable: The LTO3 tape format used in this drive is known for its durability and reliability, ensuring that your data is safe and secure.
- Easy to use: The SCSI interface used in this tape drive is easy to use and compatible with a wide range of systems, making it a versatile and convenient option for data storage and backup.
- Cost-effective: Tape storage is generally more cost-effective than other forms of data storage, making this tape drive an affordable option for businesses and organizations with large amounts of data to store.
Compatibility and Interoperability
The Q1539-69202 HP 400/800GB LTO3 Ultrium960 SCSI Ext Tape Drive is a high-performance tape drive that is compatible and interoperable with a variety of systems and platforms. It is compatible with HP ProLiant servers and other SCSI-enabled systems, and can be used with a variety of backup software and tape management tools. Additionally, it is backwards-compatible with LTO2 tapes, allowing for seamless data migration between LTO generations. The Ultrium960 technology used in this tape drive also ensures high data transfer rates and reliability, making it a suitable option for both small and large-scale data storage needs.
Performance and Reliability
The HP 400/800GB LTO3 Ultrium960 SCSI Ext Tape Drive is a high-performance and reliable tape drive designed for use in data backup and archival systems. It is equipped with a LTO3 Ultrium960 tape format, which provides a storage capacity of up to 800GB (compressed) on a single cartridge.
The drive features a SCSI external interface, which allows for fast data transfer rates of up to 80MB/s (compressed) and 60MB/s (uncompressed). This makes it an ideal solution for large-scale data backup and archival applications that require fast data transfer and high storage capacity.
In terms of reliability, the HP 400/800GB LTO3 Ultrium960 SCSI Ext Tape Drive is built with advanced technologies that ensure data integrity and longevity. The drive uses advanced data compression algorithms to reduce the amount of data required to be written to the tape, which helps to prolong the life of the tape. Additionally, the drive features a built-in error detection and correction system that helps to prevent data loss and corruption.
- Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
- MPN: Q1539-69202
- Type: Tape Drive
- Tape Drive Type: Tape Storage
- SKU: Q1539-69202
- Tape Type : LTO-3
- Native Drive Capacity : 400GB
- Type : Small Computer System Interface(SCSI)
- Enclosure Type : External
- Compressed Drive Capacity : 800GB
- Native Data Transfer Rate : 80 MBPS
- Compressed Data Transfer Rate : 160 MBPS
- SCSI Signaling Type : Differential(LVD)
- Form Factor : 5.25 X 1H
- Buffer Size : 64MB
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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