StorageLoader™ LTO-6

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StorageLoader LTO

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

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Tape Automation for Small to Medium-sized Businesses

The Tandberg Data StorageLoader™ LTO-6 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 midrange feature set at a budget-friendly cost makes the Tandberg Data StorageLoader LTO a "best-in-class" choice for small to medium-sized 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.

Product Overview

  • Capacity: 20 / 50 TB (native/compressed)
  • Performance up to 1.4 TB/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
  • WORM & AES 256-bit hardware encryption
  • Turnkey solution with bar code reader, rack kit, remote management and Symantec Backup Exec QuickStart Edition
  • Click here for warranty information

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 Data StorageLoader LTO-6 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-6
Number of Drives 1
Number of Slots 8
Capacity (native) 20 TB
Capacity (compressed) 50 TB
Performance (maximum, native) 0.6 TB/h
Performance (maximum, compressed) 1.4 TB/h
Interface SAS 6Gbps
Cartridge Loading 2 Magazines
Temperature (non-operating) -35° – 65°C (-31° –  148°F)
Temperature (operating) 10° - 35°C (50° - 95°F)
Relative Humidity, operating (non-condensing) 20 - 80% (non-condensing)
Relative Humidity, Non-operating (non-condensing) 10 - 95%
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.
Remote Mangement (Web GUI) System Status, Drive Operations, Remote Diagnostics, Remote Management
Magazine 2
Rackmount-option Included
Barcode Reader Yes
Field replaceable units Drive, Power Supply, Magazines, Filters & Fans
MTBF 250,000 hours
Power Consumption 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz, 35W (average)
Safety FC Part 15, Class A; EN 55022, Class A; EN 61000-3-2
Certification Marks CE, UL, C-UL, GS / TÜV, VCCI, C-Tick
Warranty Click here for warranty information

 

Models
Partno. Name Description
7818-LTO StorageLoader LTO-6 SAS StorageLoader LTO-6 SAS, 20TB/50TB, 1U, 8-slots, 1x LTO-6 HH SAS tape drive, Symantec Backup Exec QS (single server edition), rackmount kit, barcode reader, barcode labels (60pcs), ethernet cable, international power cords, quick installation guide and warranty card.

 

Images

Preview StorageLoader LTO-5

 

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Preview StorageLoader LTO-5 Left

 

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Preview StoreageLoader LTO-5 Right

 

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Downloads
Filename Description Version Type
Library Firmware 4.95 Library Firmware, release notes and upgrade instructions for StorageLoader 1U with LTO3, LTO4, LTO5 and LTO6 tape drives only 0495 Firmware
HP-LTO6HHFC-AUTO-251U 18.728.zip Drive - Half-Height LTO6 FIBRE Firmware for StorageLoader 1U 251U Firmware
HP-LTO6HHSAS-AUTO-351U 18.731.zip Drive - Half-Height LTO6 SAS Firmware for StorageLoader 1U 351U 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
ibm_windows_2003/2008 drivers.zip WHQL Windows 2003/2008(x86/x64)Drivers for IBM Tape Drives 6189 Driver
TDWinDrivers1 Windows WHQL drivers for Tandberg Data LTO-2/3/4/5 HH & LTO-5 FH tape drives (2003/2008/Vista/7) 1.0.6.1 Driver
TDWinDrivers2 Windows WHQL drivers for Tandberg Data LTO-2/3/4/5/6 HH & LTO-5 FH tape drives (2008/2012/7/8) 1.0.7.0 Driver

 

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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