Capacity and Performance
The 35P3258 IBM 800/1600GB LTO Ultrium-4 SAS HH Internal Tape Drive is a type of data storage device designed for use with servers and other computing systems. It uses the LTO Ultrium-4 tape format, which offers a maximum storage capacity of 800GB for uncompressed data and 1600GB for compressed data.
The tape drive connects to the server using a SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) interface, which provides fast data transfer rates and reliable connectivity. It is designed to be installed internally within the server, meaning that it does not require an external enclosure.
In terms of performance, the 35P3258 IBM tape drive offers a data transfer rate of up to 120 MB/s for uncompressed data and up to 240 MB/s for compressed data. This makes it a suitable option for backing up and archiving large amounts of data quickly and efficiently.
Data Security and Encryption Features
The 35P3258 IBM 800/1600GB LTO Ultrium-4 SAS HH Internal Tape Drive is a data storage device that provides data security and encryption features to protect sensitive information stored on the tape.
One of the key features of this tape drive is its hardware-based data encryption capability, which uses the AES 256-bit encryption standard. This ensures that data is protected from unauthorized access and can only be accessed by authorized personnel who have the encryption key.
The tape drive also supports WORM (Write Once Read Many) functionality, which enables data to be written to the tape once and then locked to prevent any further modifications or deletions. This feature is particularly useful for long-term archival storage of critical data, as it ensures that the data is tamper-proof and cannot be altered in any way.
In addition to encryption and WORM capabilities, the tape drive also provides data compression, which allows users to store more data on the same tape than would be possible with uncompressed data. This can help reduce storage costs and improve backup and restore performance.
Scalability and Data Growth
The 35P3258 IBM 800/1600GB LTO Ultrium-4 SAS HH Internal Tape Drive is a high-capacity storage device that uses LTO (Linear Tape-Open) technology to store data. LTO is a tape-based storage technology that is designed for high-capacity, high-performance data backup and archiving.
The IBM 35P3258 LTO Ultrium-4 SAS HH Internal Tape Drive is capable of storing up to 800GB of uncompressed data, or up to 1.6TB of compressed data, on a single tape cartridge. This makes it ideal for organizations that need to store large amounts of data over the long term, such as data centers, research institutions, and government agencies.
In terms of scalability, the IBM 35P3258 LTO Ultrium-4 SAS HH Internal Tape Drive is designed to be easily expandable. It can be integrated into existing IT infrastructures and can be scaled up as data storage needs grow. Multiple tape drives can be added to a single system, allowing for even greater storage capacity and faster data transfer rates.
As data growth continues to accelerate, the need for scalable and reliable data storage solutions is more important than ever. The IBM 35P3258 LTO Ultrium-4 SAS HH Internal Tape Drive provides a cost-effective and efficient way to manage data growth and ensure data security and compliance.
- Tape Type : LTO-4
- Native Drive Capacity : 800GB
- Enclosure Type : Internal
- Compressed Drive Capacity : 1600GB
- Interfaces/Ports : SAS
- Form Factor : 5.25 X 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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