LTO-3 HH

Reliable, High-capacity Tape Drives

The Tandberg LTO-3 HH delivers a compressed storage capacity of 800GB per data cartridge and a compressed data transfer rate of 432GB per hour, two and a half times faster than the previous generation Ultrium tape drive. The Tandberg LTO-3 HH tape drive is fully write and read compatible with all LTO-2 media and is backward-read compatibility with LTO-1 media.

  • Capacity: 400 / 800GB* (native/compressed)
  • Performance up to 432 GB/hr* (compressed).
  • Low cost of ownership and low media cost
  • Enterprise features and performance in a small form factor
  • Future proof with 10-generation roadmap
  • Data speed matching, reduces mechanical wear and extends tape life
  • Proven reliability MTBF of 250,000 hrs at 100% duty cycle
  • Low power consumption: 13 W (sleeping mode) and 20 W (operating mode)
  • LTO WORM (write once, read many) for regulatory compliance
  • 3 years advanced replacement warranty

For IT organizations with stringent, long-term data retention requirements, the LTO-3 HH Tape Drive WORM (Write-Once, Read-Many) data protection feature offers a simple and secure method for archiving records allowing customers to affordable meet the toughest industry compliance regulations.

Reliability

LTO Half Height tape drives employ dynamic data rate matching to adjust to the speed of the host, reducing wear and tear on both drive and media and increasing performance, even on slower hosts. Its ultra-durable soft-load feature automatically positions the data cartridge, and the highly reliable leader-capture mechanism virtually eliminates lost leaders, increasing the success of your backup, archiving and restore operations.

Turnkey Solution

The Tandberg LTO-3 HH ships with 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 LTO-HH is fully compatible with all industry standard LTO media. To achieve the best reliability, we recommend that customers utilise Tandberg branded LTO media. For more information on media compatibility, click here.

*assumes 2:1 data compression

Specifications
Capacity (native/compressed) 400GB / 800GB
Transfer Rate (native/compressed) 60 MB/s / 120 MB/s
Dynamic Speed Matching 20–60 MB/s / 40–120 MB/s*
Memory Buffer Size 128MB
Data Access Speed 64 sec.
Data Compression 1KB (2:1)
Encryption N/A
LTFS N/A
Recording format LTO Ultrium 3, LTO Ultrium 2, LTO Ultrium 1 (read only)
Reliability  
MTBF Hours (100% duty cycle) 250,000 hours @ 100% duty cycle
Head Life 60,000 tape running hours
Hard Error Rate 1 x 10(-17) bits
Environmental Specifications  
Temperature (Operating) 50° – 95°F
Temperature (Non-operating) -40° – 151°F
Relative Humidity (Operating) 20 – 80% (non-condensing)
Relative Humidity (Non-operating) 10 – 95% (non-condensing)
Power Requirements  
Idle 13 W
Typical 20 W
Maximum 33 W
Power Supply/ Required (int) 5V DC, 2.5A, 12V, 0.7A
Certification CSA Certification to C22.2, No. 60950 (cCSAus), TUV EN60950 (IEC 60950), CE Declaration of Conformity, FCC 47 CFR Parts 15, NOM,
VCCI. C-TICK, RRL, BSMI, GOSH CB Certificate and Report (IEC 60950)
   
Warranty 3-years Advance Replacement Warranty**
   
Dimensions  
Physical Internal / External (HxWxD) 3.3 x 5.7 x 8.2in. (8.5 x 14.5 x 20.7cm) / 4.7 x 8.6 x 11.7in. (12.0 x 21.8 x 29.7 cm)
Shipping Internal / External (HxWxD) 10.6 x 10.6 x 13in. (27.0 x 27.0 x 33 cm) / 11 x 12.2 x 15.4in. (28 x 31 x 39 cm)
   
Weight  
Weight Out of box, Internal 4.94 lb (2.24 kg)
Out of box, External 12.28 lb (5.57 kg)
Shipping, Internal 7.9 lb (3.6 kg)
Shipping, External 16.1 lb (7.3 kg)

* Assumes compression ratio 2:1 on LTO-2/3/4/5 & 2.5:1 on LTO-6/7
** Availability dependent on location

Models
Partno. Model Description
3500-LTO LTO-3 HH Internal Drive, SAS, Bare LTO-3 HH Internal SAS tape drive with Quick Start Guide, Warranty Card, Screws, Black
3517-LTO LTO-3 HH External Drive, SAS, Kit LTO-3 HH External SAS tape drive, Symantec Backup Exec QS Single server, Quick Start Guide, Warranty Card, 1 data Cartridge, US/Jpn Power Cord, EUR power cord

 

Images

Preview LTO-3 HH Internal Tape Drive

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Preview Tandberg LTO-3 HH External Drive Front

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Preview Tandberg LTO-3 HH External Drive Side

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Downloads
Filename Description Version Type
TD LTO Driver_1091 Windows WHQL drivers for Tandberg Data LTO-2/3/4/5/6 HH (Server 2008R2/2012/2012R2/2016 and Windows 7/8/8.1/10) 1.0.9.1 Driver
TandbergData_LTO_Drivers Windows WHQL drivers for Tandberg Data LTO-2/3/4/5/6 HH (2003/2008/2008R2/2012/2012R2/Vista/7/8/8.1) 1.0.7.2 Driver
TDTool for Windows TDTool for Windows 1.1 Utility
TDTool for linux x86 TDTool for Linux x86 1.1 Utility
TDTool for linux x64 TDTool for Linux x64 1.1 Utility
TDTool for Mac TDTool for MAC OSX 10.4+ 1.1 Utility
L&TT_WIN Library and Tape Tools for Windows   Utility
L&TT_LINUX_X64 Library and Tape Tools for LINUX x64   Utility
L&TT_LINUX_X86 Library and Tape Tools for LINUX x86   Utility
L&TT_MAC Library and Tape Tools for MAC   Utility
How to choose the correct firmware for LTO-3 HH SAS tape drives How to choose the correct firmware for LTO-3 HH SAS Tape Drives 1 Utility
Q519.e Firmware for LTO3 HH SAS drive (Product No: EB670B#350) Q519 Firmware

 

Documents
  File Description Type Language
LTO-HH SAS External Quik Start Guide Manual
LTO-HH SAS Internal Quik Start Guide Manual
Tandberg LTO HH SAS User Guide Manual
LTO Bar Code Label Specification Manual
Tandberg Data LTO Half Height Drive (US) Data Sheet
Tandberg Data LTO Half Height Drive (EMEA) Data Sheet
Tandberg Data LTO Half Height Drive (APAC) Data Sheet
Tandberg Data LTO Half Height Drive (GER) Data Sheet
LTO Half Height Drives Datasheet (FR) Datasheet
1U Rackmount for Half Height Drives (EMEA) Datasheet
1U Rackmount for Half Height Drives (US) Datasheet
1U Rackmount for Half Height Drives (APAC) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (EMEA)  Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (US)  Datasheet
Service Overview Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
Service Overview Datasheet (US) Datasheet
Service Overview Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
Drive Matrix Reference
Product Sheet Brochure

 

Compatibility

Software Compatibility List (PDF)  Version July 2017

Product Interface Guide (PDF)

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