LTO-4 FH

Product Overview

The LTO technology makes it easy for users to standardize on a tape technology that meets today's data capacity requirements and ensures futures growth potential. LTO's 8-generation roadmap, with four generations available today makes it a clear choice for small to medium businesses.

  • Capacity: 800 / 1600GB (native/compressed)
  • Performance up to 864 GB/hr (compressed).
  • Low cost of ownership and low media cost
  • 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
  • Proven reliability MTBF of 250,000 hrs at 100% duty cycle
  • AES 256-bit Encryption
  • LTO WORM (write once, read many) for regulatory compliance
  • 3 years Advanced Replacement Service warranty

The Tandberg Data LTO-4 full-height (FH) drive brings enterprise-level performance to small and medium businesses at an affordable price. The Tandberg Data LTO-4 FH drive features high capacity of 800GB (native) and a Dynamically variable adaptive tape speed to match host data rate from 30-120MB/sec (native) to match host transfer speeds, providing maximum data throughput and reduced backup and restore times.

The LTO-4 FH drive supports the encryption of data. The AES 256-bit hardware encryption offers customers increased security and maximum protection of data at no additional cost. The LTO-4 FH tape drives supports WORM functionality (Write Once, Read Many), which prevent the over-writing or deletion of written data, to comply with various data protection regulations.

Tandberg Data's LTO drives are backed by more than 25 years of experience in linear tape technology research, design and manufacturing.

Turnkey Solution

The Tandberg Data LTO-4 FH ships with Symantec’s Backup Exec QuickStart software, embedded media management for intelligent diagnostics and tape alerts, and comes with 3 years warranty and support. (Backup Exec QuickStart software is only supplied with kitted products)

Media Compatibility

The Tandberg Data LTO-4 FH is compatible with industry standard, multi-sourced LTO media. To achieve the best reliability, Tandberg LTO branded and qualified data cartridges are recommended. For more information on media compatibility, click here.

*assumes 2:1 data compression

Specifications
Capacity (native) 800GB
Capacity (compressed) 1600GB
Transfer Rate (native) 120 MB/s
Transfer Rate (compressed) 240 MB/s
Buffer Size 256 MB
File Access Time 56 sec
System Interface Ultra 160 SCSI and FC
Form Factor Full Height
Tape Alert Compliant Yes
Recording format LTO-4
Number of tracks 896 data tracks (LTO-4)
Backward write LTO-3
Backward read LTO-2, LTO-3
Power Consumption (operating mode) 25.60 W SCSI, 29.50 FC, SAS W
Digital speed matching (DSM) Yes: 30 MB/sec
WORM Support Yes (requires LTO-3 WORM cartridge)
Media Durability (archival life) 30 years
Hard Read Error Rate (less than) < 10
MTBF 250,000 hours
Temperature (operating) 10 - 40 (50
Temperature (non-operating) -40 - 60 (-40
Relative Humidity, operating 20 - 80 %
Altitude (max.) m
Height (External Drive) 146 mm
Width (External Drive) 171 mm
Depth (External Drive) 333 mm
Weight (External Drive) 6.6 kg
Certification marks CE, UL, C-UL, GS/TUV, VCCI, C-Tick
Regulatory Agency Approvals UL-60950/C-UL C22.2 No. 950
Drive Warranty 3 years

 

Models
Partno. Model Description
7200 Tandberg LTO-4 Internal Bare Drive Tandberg LTO-4 FH, Internal bare drive, black
7204 Tandberg LTO-4 FH Internal Drive Tandberg LTO-4 FH Internal Drive, black, FC
Images

Preview LTO-4 External Drive Left

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Downloads
Filename Description Version Type
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
IBM windows 2003/2008 drivers.zip WHQL Windows 2003/2008(x86/x64)Drivers for IBM Tape Drives 6189 Driver
IBMTape.i64 61590.zip Windows driver for full-height LTO-drive family on i64platform. (i64) 6.1.5. Driver
IBMTape.x64 61590.zip Windows driver for full-height LTO-drive family on x64 platform. (64-bit) 6.1.5. Driver
IBMTape.x86 61590.zip Windows driver for full-height LTO-drive family on x86 platform. (32-bit) 6.1.5. Driver
Documents
  File Description Type Language
User Guide for LTO-4, LTO-5, FH and HH SCSI, SAS, FC Tape Drives Manual
User Guide for TDKit version 4.5 testprogram. Manual
LTO Bar Code Label Specification Manual
LTO Full Height Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (US) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (GER) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (FR) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (PL) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (US) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
Service Overview Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
Service Overview Datasheet (US) Datasheet
Service Overview Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
Drive Matrix Reference
Tandberg Data Corporate Brochure Brochure
Compatibility

Software Compatibility List (PDF)

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