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DSI2118-F48 Tape Library (LTO5)

DSI2118-F48 Tape Library (LTO5)

The DSI2100 Series delivers superior reliability, availability, and manageability - eliminating costly downtime in your data center. Features such as hot swap tape drives allow removal/replacement without interrupting the power source, ensuring that your backup and restore systems provide nonstop operation. The DSI2118-F48 is only offered with a fibre channel interface.

  • Simple: easily add, remove or replace tape drives
  • Affordable: Over time the ownership advantages make your archival storage as cost effective as possible
  • Compact: Using only 2u of rackspace means that there is ample room for other systems
  • Remote Management
  • Removable cartridge magazines
  • Upgradeable tape drives
  • LTFS
Storage Capacity 720TB compressed, 288TB uncompressed
Configuration 48 cartridge slots, 4 magazines, 3 mailslots, 1-4 tape drives
Interface 8 Gb FC (fibre channel)
Temp/Humidity 10-35°C (operating), 10-80% (operating, non-condensing)
Transfer Rate Up to 4TB/hr compressed, Up to 2TB/hr uncompressed
U.S./Intl Power 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz, 168 watts (max)
Physical/Rack 6.9"(h) x 17.6"(w) x 29.13"(d); 4u
175.3mm x 447mm x 739.9mm
Weight 47 lbs (without rackmount)
21.31Kg
Reliability MSBF (mean swap between failures) 2,000,000
MTBF (mean time between failures) 100,000 hours

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