Magnum 224

Product Overview

  • High density with up to 72TB compressed data in 2U
  • Performance up to 2 TB/Hr (compressed)
  • Capacity on demand, easily scales from 12 to 24 slots
  • Performance on demand with add-on drives and drive upgrades
  • Offers SCSI, SAS and FC connectivity
  • Future proof with 8-generation roadmap
  • Data speed matching, reduces mechanical wear and extends tape life
  • AES 256-bit Encryption
  • LTO WORM (write once, read many) for regulatory compliance
  • 3 years warranty (warranty is subject to change in each region)

The Magnum 224 offers up to 72TB of data storage and simplifies backup, restore and archiving tasks by automating the daily chore rotating tapes, reducing the risk of data loss and saving you time, energy and money. The Tandberg Data Magnum 224 provides maximum data protection and the offers outstanding value and performance for SMBs. The Capacity on Demand (COD) feature allows users to easily increase capacity (from 12 to 24 slots) as their data grows. The hardware-based encryption capabilities of LTO-4 and LTO-5 combined with a choice of SCSI, SAS or FC connectivity provides customers with flexibility and peace of mind. The Magnum 224 allows users to add drives or upgrade to next generation technology to increase their library’s performance when they need it.

The Magnum 224 metal construction provides an extremely robust and rugged solution for optimal, long-term operation. The tape drive, power supply and fans are all customer replaceable units (CRU) and can even be replaced without removing the autoloader from the rack.

Tandberg Data automation products are backed by more than 30 years of experience in research, design and manufacturing of tape automation solutions.

Media Compatibility

The Tandberg Data Magnum libraries are 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
Drive Technology LTO-3 HH, LTO-4 HH, LTO-5 HH, LTO-4 FH
Number of Drives 1-2
Number of Slots 12 to 24
Capacity (native) 36 TB
Capacity (compressed) 72 TB
Performance (max, native) 1 TB/h
Performance (maximum, comp.) 2 TB/h
Interface Ultra LVD SCSI, Native Fibre Channel, SAS
Media LTO-5, LTO-4, LTO-3, LTO-2 (read only)
Cartridge Loading 1 Mailslot and up to 2 Magazines
Magazine Yes
Temperature (non-operating) -40 - 65
Temperature (operating) 10 - 40
Relative Humidity, operating (non-condensing) 20 - 80 %
Relative Humidity, Non-operating (non-condensing) 10 - 90 %
Form Factor 2U
Height 8.75cm / 3.4 inches
Width 44.63cm / 17.6 inches
Depth 77.54cm / 13.5 inches
Rackmount-option Included
Barcode Reader Yes
Additional Interface 10/100 Base T Ethernet
Remote Mangement (Web GUI) Yes
Field replaceable units Drives, Magazines, Power Supply
MTBF >250,000 hours
Power Consumption 100-240, 50-60 Hz, 65W (average)
Agency Certification CE, UL, CUL, FCC-A, VCCI, C-Tick, GS, IEC-60950-1, WEEE, ROHS
Warranty 3 years Warranty (warranty is subject to change in each region)

Models
No models were found for this product.
Images
No images were found for this product.
Downloads
Filename Description Version Type
tdtool_for_windows_v 1.00.zip TDTOOL for Windows x86 / x64 1.00 Utility
tdtool_for_mac_v1.00 .dmg TDTOOL for MAC OSX 10.4+ 1.00 Utility
tdtool_for_linux_x64 _v1.00.tar.gz TDTOOL for Linux x64 1.00 Utility
libtool_v1.72_tad.zip Library Tool for Windows 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003 1.72 Utility
ltotool.exe Command line tool for fw-flash and test of LTO-drives. 4.92 Utility
tdtool_for_linux_x86 _v1.00.tar.gz TDTOOL for Linux x86 1.00 Utility
m224_libtool_win32_v 1.91.zip Library Tool for Win 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003(Command Line) 1.91 Utility
hp_all_win_drivers.zip All Windows Drivers for HP LTO and DAT Tape Drives. Extract zip and run DriverInstaller.exe 2.3.0 Driver
IBM_windows_x86 2003 drivers WHQL Windows 2003 x86 Drivers for IBM LTO2-5 Tape Drives 6209 Driver
IBM_windows_x86 2008 drivers WHQL Windows 2008 x64 Drivers for IBM LTO2-5 Tape Drives 6209 Driver
IBM_windows_x86 2003 drivers WHQL Windows 2003 x86 Drivers for IBM LTO2-5 Tape Drives 6209 Driver
IBM_windows_x64 2008 drivers WHQL Windows 2008 x64 Drivers for IBM LTO2-5 Tape Drives 6209 Driver
pl_ws03_x86_driver_v 3.01.0.zip T24(Magnum224) 32 bit certified driver (2000/XP/2003) 3.1.0 Driver
pl_ws08_x86_driver_v 3.01.0.zip T24(Magnum224) 32 bit certified driver (Win 2008) 3.1.0 Driver
pl_ws03_x64_driver_v 2.01.0.zip T24(Magnum224) 64 bit certified driver (XP/2003) 2.1.0 Driver
pl_ws08_x64_driver_v 2.01.0.zip T24(Magnum224) 64 bit certified driver (Win 2008) 2.1.0 Driver
hphhl2sc_s63u.zip Drive - HP Half-Height LTO2 SCSI Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224/448 S63U Firmware
hphhl3sc_d237.zip Drive - HP Half-Height LTO3 SCSI Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224 D237 Firmware
hphhl4fc_v51u.zip Drive - HP Half-Height LTO4 FIBRE Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224 V51U Firmware
ibfhl3fc_93g0.zip Drive - IBM Full-Height LTO3 FIBRE Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224/448 93G0 Firmware
ibfhl3sc_93g0.zip Drive - IBM Full-Height LTO3 SCSI Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224/448 93G0 Firmware
ibfhl4fc_97f0.zip Drive - IBM Full-Height LTO4 FIBRE Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224/448 97F0 Firmware
ibfhl4sc_97f0.zip Drive - IBM Full-Height LTO4 SCSI Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224/448 97F0 Firmware
ibhhl4sa_97f1.zip Drive - IBM Half-Height LTO4 SAS Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224 97F1 Firmware
ibhhl4sc_97f1.zip Drive - IBM Half-Height LTO4 SCSI Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224 97F1 Firmware
Library Firmware C290
Library - Firmware for T24 and Magnum 224 C290 Firmware
Documents
  File Description Type Language
Replace a drive in the Magnum 224 Manual
Magnum 224 SCSI Reference Guide Manual
Replace a drive in the Magnum 224 Manual
LTO Bar Code Label Specification Manual

Compatibility

Software Compatibility List (PDF)

Send Feedback

Send Us Feedback

Questions, comments, suggestions? Use our
feedback form and let us know what you think.

Feedback Form