LTO-5 FH

Reliable, High-capacity Tape Drives

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 (LTO-2/3/4/5) available today, makes LTO a clear choice for small to medium businesses.

  • Capacity: 1.5 / 3.0TB (native/compressed)
  • Performance up to 1.0 TB/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-5 full-height (FH) drive brings enterprise-level performance to small and medium businesses at an affordable price. The Tandberg Data LTO-5 FH drive features high capacity of 1.5TB (native) and a Dynamically variable adaptive tape speed to match host data rate from 47-120MB/sec (native) to match host transfer speeds, providing maximum data throughput and reduced backup and restore times.

The LTO-5 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-5 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 30 years of experience in linear tape technology research, design and manufacturing.

Turnkey Solution

The Tandberg Data LTO-5 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-5 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)  1500GB
Capacity (compressed)  3000GB
Transfer Rate (native)  140 MB/s
Transfer Rate (compressed)  280 MB/s
Buffer Size  256 MB
File Access Time  70s
System Interface  SAS 6Gbps, FC 8Gbps
Form Factor  Full Height
Recording format  LTO Ultrium 5, LTO Ultrium 4, LTO Ultrium 3 (read only)
Backward write  LTO Ultrium 4
Backward read  LTO Ultrium 4, LTO Ultrium 3
Power Consumption (operating mode)  20W 
Power Consumption (sleeping mode)  6.9W 
Digital speed matching (DSM)  47-140 MB/s
WORM Support  Yes
Encryption  Yes (AES 256)
Media Durability (archival life)  30 years
Hard Read Error Rate (less than)  1 x 10-17 bits
MTBF  250,000 hours
Head life  60,000 tape running hours 
Temperature (operating)  50ºF to 95ºF (10ºC to 40º)
Temperature (non-operating)  -40ºF to 151ºF (-40ºC to 66ºC)
Relative Humidity, operating  20 to 80% (non-condensing)
Relative Humidity, operating  10 to 95% (non-condensing)
Height (External Drive) 12.0cm (4.7 in) 
Width (External Drive) 21.8cm (8.6 in) 
Depth (External Drive) 29.7cm (11.7 in) 
Weight (External Drive) 5.6kg (12.2lbs) 
Height (Internal Drive) 8.3cm (3.3 in) 
Width (Internal Drive) 14.6cm (5.7 in) 
Depth (Internal Drive) 20.7cm (8.2 in) 
Weight (Internal Drive) 2.24Kg (4.9 lbs) 
Certification marks 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)
Drive Warranty 3 years Advance Replacement Service

 

Models
Partno. Model Description
3525-LTO Tandberg LTO-5 FH - Internal drive kit, black, SAS LTO-5 FH Internal Drive, SAS, Black, contains Symantec Backup Exec QS Single server, Quick Start Guide, Warranty Card, 1 data Cartridge & Screws
3526-LTO Tandberg LTO-5 FH - Internal drive kit, black, FC LTO-5 FH Internal Drive, FC, Black, contains Symantec Backup Exec QS Single server, Quick Start Guide, Warranty Card, 1 data Cartridge & Screws
3527-LTO Tandberg LTO-5 FH - External drive kit, black, SAS LTO-5 FH External Drive, SAS, Black, contains Symantec Backup Exec QS Single server, Quick Start Guide, Warranty Card, 1 data Cartridge & power cords

 

Images

Preview LTO-5 External Drive Left

Name Description Thumbnail Detail Highres
LTO-5 External Drive Left Image Download Thumbnail Image (27 KB) Download Detail Image (58 KB) Download Highres Image (1.14 MB)

Preview LTO-5 FH External Drive

Name Description Thumbnail Detail Highres
LTO-5 FH Internal Drive Image Download Thumbnail Image (27 KB) Download Detail Image (58 KB) Download Highres Image (968 KB)

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Downloads
Filename Description Version Type
TDWinDrivers Windows WHQL drivers for Tandberg Data LTO-2/3/4/5/6 HH (2003/2008/2012/Vista/7/8) 1.0.7.0 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
LTO5FH SAS X64D Firmware for LTO5 FH SAS Tape drives (LTFS capable) X64D Firmware
LTO5FH FC I64D Firmware for LTO5 FH FC Tape drives (LTFS capable) I64D Firmware

 

Documents
  File Description Type Language
LTO Full Height Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (US) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (FR) Datasheet
LTO Full Height Datasheet (PL) Datasheet
Drive Matrix Reference
LTO Media Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (US) Datasheet
LTO Media Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
LTO Bar Code Label Specification Manual
Service Overview Datasheet (EMEA) Datasheet
Service Overview Datasheet (US) Datasheet
Service Overview Datasheet (APAC) Datasheet
User Guide for TDKit version 4.5 testprogram Manual
Tandberg Data Corporate Brochure Brochure

 

Compatibility

Software Compatibility List (PDF)

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