StorageLoader™ LTO-3

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Tape Automation for Small to Medium-sized Businesses

Product Overview

StorageLoader LTO

The perfect solution for users needing to upgrade from stand-alone tape drives

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  • Capacity: 3.2 / 6.4 TB (native/compressed)
  • Performance up to 432 GB/Hr (compressed)
  • Two removable 4-slot magazines in a compact 1U form factor
  • Enterprise features and performance in a small form factor
  • Future proof with 8-generation roadmap
  • Data speed matching, reduces mechanical wear and extends tape life
  • LTO WORM (write once, read many) for regulatory compliance
  • Turnkey solution with bar code reader, rack kit, remote management and Symantec Backup Exec QuickStart Edition
  • Click here for warranty information.

The Tandberg Data StorageLoader™ LTO-3 offers high capacity and performance, as well as advanced data management features in a compact low profile 1U form factor.

The convenience and reduced administrative resources of an automated solution and a mid-range feature set at a budget-friendly cost makes the Tandberg Data StorageLoader LTO a "best-in-class" choice for small to medium businesses moving to automated backup from traditional standalone tape drives. The tape drive, power supply and fans are all field replaceable without removing the autoloader from the rack, saving valuable time and money by avoiding costly onsite service visits. The StorageLoader's metal construction provides an extremely robust and rugged solution for optimal, long-term operation.

Turnkey Solution

The Tandberg Data StorageLoader ships with a barcode reader, rackmount kit, remote management and Symantec's Backup Exec QuickStart software.

Media Compatibility

The Tandberg StoragLoader LTO-3 is compatible with industry standard, multi-sourced LTO media. To achieve the best reliability, Tandberg Data LTO branded and qualified data cartridges are recommended. For more information on media compatibility, click here.

* Assumes compression ratio of 2:1 on LTO-4/5 and 2.5:1 on LTO-6

Specifications
Drive Technology LTO-3 HH
Number of Drives 1
Number of Slots 8
Capacity (native) 3.2 TB
Capacity (compressed) 6.4 TB
Performance (maximum, native) 216 GB/h
Performance (maximum, compressed) 432 GB/h
Interface ADI, Ultra 320 SCSI LVD
Cartridge Loading 2 Magazines
Temperature (non-operating) -35 to 60
Temperature (operating) 10 to 35
Relative Humidity, operating (non-condensing) 20 to 80 %
Relative Humidity, Non-operating (non-condensing) 10 to 90 %
Form Factor 1U
Height 4.36cm / 1.7 inches
Width 44.66cm / 17.6 inches
Depth 73.66cm / 29 inches
Weight 14.6kg / 32.4lbs.
Magazine 2
Rackmount-option Included
Barcode Reader Yes
Additional Interface 10 base TEthernet
Field replaceable units Drive, Power Supply, Magazines, Filters & Fans
MTBF 250,000 hours
Power Consumption 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz, 30W (average)
Certification Marks CE, UL, C-UL, GS / TÜV, VCCI, C-Tick
Warranty Click here for warranty information.

 

Models
Partno. Model Description
7193 StorageLoader LTO-3 SCSI StorageLoader LTO-3 SCSI, 3.2TB/6.4TB, 1U, 8-slots, 1x LTO-3 HH SCSI tape drive, Symantec Backup Exec QS (single server edition), rackmount kit, barcode reader, barcode labels (33pcs), ethernet cable, international power cords, quick installation guide, warranty card. external SCSI cable and terminator.
Images

Preview StorageLoader LTO

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Preview StorageLoader LTO Left

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Preview StorageLoader LTO Right

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StorageLoader LTO Right Image Download Thumbnail Image (2.87 KB) Download Detail Image (40.74 KB) Download Highres Image (837.5 KB)
Downloads
Filename Description Version Type
Library Firmware 4.75 Library Firmware, release notes and upgrade instructions for StorageLoader 1U with LTO3, LTO4, LTO5 and LTO6 tape drives only 0475 Firmware
Library Firmware 3.40 Library Firmware for StorageLoader 1U with revision E mainboard. 0340 Firmware
d23u.e Drive Firmware upgrade for LTO3 tapedrive in StorageLoader 1U. Corrects a possible compatibility problem with other vendors drives. D23U Firmware
tdsafe_v1.90_x64_w2008r2.zip WHQL certified Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 64bit driver for StorageLoader 1U and StorageLibrary T40+ family. 1.9 Driver
tdsafe_v1.90_x64_w2012.zip WHQL certified Windows Server 2012 x64 64bit driver for StorageLoader 1U and StorageLibrary T40+ family. 1.9 Driver
tdsafe_v1.90_x64_w2012r2.zip WHQL certified Windows Server 2012 R2 x64 64bit driver for StorageLoader 1U and StorageLibrary T40+ family. 1.9 Driver
HP_WIN_Drivers_v3.7.0.zip All Windows Drivers for HP LTO and DAT Tape Drives. (Extract zip and run DriverInstaller.exe) 3.7.0.0 Driver
TDTool for Windows TDTool for Windows (Instructions and Usage) 1.1 Utility
TDTool for linux x86 TDTool for Linux x86 (Instructions and Usage) 1.1 Utility
TDTool for linux x64 TDTool for Linux x64 (Instructions and Usage) 1.1 Utility
TDTool for Mac TDTool for MAC OSX 10.4+ (Instructions and Usage) 1.1 Utility
tdsafe_v1.80_x64.zip Logo certified (Win2003/2008) x64 64bit driver for StorageLoader 1U and StorageLibrary T40 family. 1.8 Driver
tdsafe_v1.80_x86.zip Logo certified (Win2003/2008) x86 32bit driver for StorageLoader 1U and StorageLibrary T40 family. 1.8 Driver
st.conf ST.CONF Solaris Driver st.conf is to be used with Solaris (ALL VERSIONS). ALL the Tanderg products are supported - SLR24 -SLR140; 220LTO-420LTO. Placed in "/kernel/drv" and run "boot -- -rv" (without the quotes) to reboot and initialize the drive.   Driver
Driver selection for Tandberg LTO3 StorageLoader.pdf   0.1 Patch
X5BD Firmware for LTO5 FH SAS Tape drives (LTFS capable) X5BD Firmware
I5AD Firmware for LTO5 FH FC Tape drives (LTFS capable) I5AD Firmware

 

Documents
  File Description Type Language
StorageLoader LTO Quick Installation Guide (SCSI) Quick Start Guide
StorageLoader LTO Quick Installation Guide (SAS) Quick Start Guide
How to Select the Right StorageLoader LTO Firmware. Manual
StorageLoader Installation and User Manual. Manual
StorageLoader LTO Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
StorageLoader LTO Datasheet (US) Datasheet
StorageLoader LTO Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
StorageLoader LTO Datasheet (GER) Datasheet
StorageLoader LTO Datasheet (FR) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (US) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
Automation Matrix Reference
Tandberg Data Corporate Brochure Brochure

 

Compatibility

Software Compatibility List (PDF)

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