Data Transfer Rate and Capacity
The HPE 2.50 TB / 6.25 TB Storeever MSL LTO 6 Ultrium 6250 SAS Drive Upgrade Kit is an add-on kit for the HPE StoreEver MSL LTO-6 Ultrium 6250 Tape Library. This kit includes one LTO-6 Ultrium 6250 SAS drive, which provides a maximum native data transfer rate of up to 160 MB/s and a maximum compressed data transfer rate of up to 400 MB/s.
The capacity of this drive is 2.5 TB for native data and up to 6.25 TB for compressed data, assuming a 2.5:1 compression ratio. The kit also includes one data cartridge, cleaning cartridge, and necessary cables for installation.
In summary, the HPE 2.50 TB / 6.25 TB Storeever MSL LTO 6 Ultrium 6250 SAS Drive Upgrade Kit provides a fast and reliable data transfer rate of up to 160 MB/s native and 400 MB/s compressed, and a high-capacity storage solution of up to 6.25 TB with compression for the HPE StoreEver MSL LTO-6 Ultrium 6250 Tape Library.
Data Encryption and Security Features
The HPE 2.50 TB / 6.25 TB Storeever MSL LTO 6 Ultrium 6250 SAS Drive Upgrade Kit is a high-performance data storage solution designed for businesses that require fast and reliable data backup and recovery capabilities. The kit is equipped with various security features to ensure the safety and confidentiality of the data stored on the drive.
- Data Encryption: The kit offers hardware-based AES 256-bit data encryption, which provides secure and tamper-proof protection for sensitive data. This encryption ensures that unauthorized users cannot access the data without proper authorization.
- WORM (Write Once Read Many) Technology: The kit also offers WORM technology, which allows for data to be written to the tape once and then be read multiple times. This technology is useful for data that needs to be stored for a long period and cannot be altered or overwritten.
- Secure Key Management: The kit features secure key management, which allows authorized users to access the encrypted data on the tape. The keys are stored in a secure location and are accessible only to authorized users.
- Library Managed Encryption: The kit offers library-managed encryption, which allows for encryption to be applied to data as it is written to the tape. This eliminates the need for software-based encryption, which can slow down the backup and recovery process.
- SAS Connectivity: The kit uses SAS connectivity, which provides a fast and reliable connection between the drive and the host computer. This allows for fast backup and recovery speeds, ensuring that critical data can be recovered quickly in the event of a disaster.
The HPE 2.50 TB /6.25 TB Storeever MSL LTO 6 Ultrium 6250 SAS Drive Upgrade Kit is designed to provide an upgrade path for HPE MSL Tape Libraries that supports the latest LTO 6 Ultrium technology. The LTO 6 Ultrium drives in this kit offer improved performance and capacity compared to previous LTO generations. Here are some of the key performance benchmarks of this kit:
- Capacity: The HPE 2.50 TB /6.25 TB Storeever MSL LTO 6 Ultrium 6250 SAS Drive Upgrade Kit offers a native storage capacity of 2.5 TB and a compressed storage capacity of 6.25 TB.
- Data transfer rate: The LTO 6 Ultrium drives in this kit offer a native data transfer rate of up to 160 MB/s, and a compressed data transfer rate of up to 400 MB/s.
- Backup speed: The backup speed of the HPE 2.50 TB /6.25 TB Storeever MSL LTO 6 Ultrium 6250 SAS Drive Upgrade Kit will depend on several factors, such as the size and complexity of the data being backed up, the configuration of the tape library, and the backup software being used. However, the kit is designed to provide faster backup and restore times compared to previous LTO generations.
- Compatibility: The HPE 2.50 TB /6.25 TB Storeever MSL LTO 6 Ultrium 6250 SAS Drive Upgrade Kit is compatible with a wide range of operating systems and backup software, including Windows, Linux, HP-UX, IBM AIX, and more.
- Reliability: The LTO 6 Ultrium drives in this kit are designed to offer high reliability and durability, with a mean time between failures (MTBF) of up to 250,000 hours.
- Tape Type : Lto Ultrium 6 Tape Drive
- Native Drive Capacity : 2.50tB
- Compressed Drive Capacity : 6.25tB
- Interfaces/Ports : Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)
- Recording Method:
- Linear Serpentine
- Recording Formats:
- Lto Ultrium 4(Read)
- Lto Ultrium 5 (Read/Write)
- Lto Ultrium 6 (Read/Write)
- Hp Storeever Msl Tape Libraries
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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