HP LTO-5 Ultrium 3000 SAS External Tape Drive EH958B



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HP LTO-5 Ultrium 3000 SAS External Tape Drive EH958B


  • Storage: Up to 1.5 TB per cartridge
  • Protect the most sensitive data: Easily enable data hardware encryption using AES 256-bit security which prevents unauthorized access of tape cartridges
  • Optimize performance: Matching host system speed keeps drives streaming, enabling the fastest tape performance
  • Transfer data: Rates up to 1TB/Hour
  • Simple and secure method for archiving records: For IT organizations with stringent, long-term data retention requirements, the Ultrium 3000's WORM (Write-Once, Read-Many) data protection feature offers a as part of a compliance solution to meet the toughest of industry regulations
  • HPE Specs Sheet (External PDF)


Up to 50 cleans Read Only Read/Write Read/Write



Host Interface SAS
Maximum Native Data Transfer Rate 145.64 MBps
Maximum Compressed Data Transfer Rate 291.27 MBps
Product Type Tape Drive
Brand Name HP
Manufacturer Hewlett-Packard
Product Name LTO-5 Ultrium 3000 SAS External Tape Drive
Manufacturer Part Number EH958B#ABA
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.hp.com
Green Compliant Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority RoHS 2
Package Contents
  • LTO-5 Ultrium 3000 SAS External Tape Drive
  • HP Tape CD-ROM
  • Server Backup Basic
  • Recovery Software CD
  • HP LTO5 Ultrium 3 TB RW Data Cartridge
  • Power Cord
  • Mini-SAS SFF8088 to SFF8088 Cable
  • Documentation
Drive Height 1/2H
Drive Width 5.25"
Height 8.9"
Width 11.7"
Depth 3.1"
Form Factor External
Weight (Approximate) 17.64 lb
Native Storage Capacity 1.50 TB
Compressed Storage Capacity 3 TB
Drive Type LTO-5
Recording Method Linear Serpentine