Capacity, performance and security
Customers looking to store and protect their data efficiently without the added cost and expense of software-based encryption.
- Read and write to LTO 3 and 4, read with LTO-2
- Native: 800GB*
- Full height linear tape drive
Internal and External Drive Available
1.69" (h) x 5.8e" (w) x 18.29" (d)
Weight (3.75 lbs)
2.56" (h) x 8.74" (w) x 12.87" (d)
Weight (9.7 lbs)
Transfer Rate and Backup Rate
- Native Maximums: 120MB/s; 432GB/hr
- Dell™ and x86 IBM and HP Servers
Support for NX4 and other NDMP products
Please refer to compatibility matrix for complete listing
- Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) at 6 Gb/s
Tape Backup Technology
- LTO-4 Ultrium tape drive
Double the Storage Capacity and Reduce Your Backup WindowThe Linear Tape-Open Ultrium 4 (LTO4) technology offers up to 800Gb* native capacity with a transfer rate of 432GB/hr. That is a 100 percent growth in capacity — while shrinking your backup window by a third — over previous generations of LTO drives. With a 6GB Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) interface, the PowerVault™ LTO-4-120 leverages higher transfer rates over traditional SCSI interfaces.
PowerVault™ LTO-4-120 is the first drive in its class to offer device-level encryption. This enables organizations to protect their data efficiently without the added cost and expense of software base encryption.
- Single external LTO-4 tape drive, internal model available within server configurations
- High performance and capacity that back up a maximum of 800GB* (native) of information at up to 432GB/hr (native)
- Backward read and write compatible with LTO-3 media and read compatible with LTO-2 media
- Available with LTO4 WORM (Write Once, Read Many) media to protect your data from being altered or changed
- Device-level encryption that simplifies the encryption process by eliminating the need and cost of software-based encryption
Optional Hardware Support Service Plans
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Gold Enterprise Support
Provides 7x24 rapid response and resolution of critical issues including escalation management and on-site Emergency Dispatch procedures to quickly restore operations. This level of support is appropriate for networks that are being used for email systems, database applications and virtualization.
Silver Enterprise Support
Silver support provides convenient 7x24 phone access for hardware and core software troubleshooting with 4-hour2 7x24 on-site services following completion of phone-based troubleshooting. This level of support is appropriate for file and print networks and other non-production testing and development.
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Platinum Plus Enterprise Support
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Customization and Set-Up
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- Basic(Standard) Installation
- Custom Installation Assessment
Additional Service Offerings
In today's environment, businesses depend on their advanced server and storage systems running like clockwork. Maximum uptime is crucial. IT professionals' success and credibility depends on knowing they can reliably deliver business-critical operations and rapidly resolve problems when they do arise. They also need the flexibility to match support to the different needs of various end users and applications environments, smartly balancing quality and costs.
Backup and Recovery
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Comprehensive Storage Training and Certification
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On-Site2 Installation and Remote Installation Services
Remote Configuration Set-up
On-Site2 Installation: Hardware and OS