IBM TS2270 LTO7 HH SAS External Tape Drive LTO-7 6160S7E


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IBM  TS2270 LTO7 HH SAS External Tape Drive LTO7

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The TS2270 Tape Drive provides a physical capacity of 6TB of native storage capacity (15TB with 2.5:1 compression) and a transfer rate of up to 300MBps with 6Gbps SAS interface connectivity. TheTS2270 offers two SAS and one Ethernet port per drive to improve availability but does not support multiple drive connections (daisy chaining).


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


The IBM® TS2270 Tape Drive is designed to deliver IBM tape reliability and performance at open systems prices. Features of the new Ultrium™ 7 model include:

  • Specification data transfer rate of up to 300 MB/sec native compared to 160 MB/sec native for Linear Tape-Open™ (LTO™) Ultrium 6
  • Support for LTO Generation 7 media specification tape cartridge compressed capacity of up to 15 TB with 2.5 to 1 compression
  • The ability to read and write on Ultrium 7 and Ultrium 6 data cartridges, and read Ultrium 5 data cartridges
  • 6 Gbps Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) attachment for Model H7S
  • Encryption support in the tape drive to work with application-managed encryption
  • Dual SAS ports per drive to improve availability
  • Half-high drive form factor
  • Support for media partitioning and self-describing tape

Warranty: 3-year limited warranty, customer replaceable unit (CRU) and on-site service in most countries, next-business day 9x5, service upgrades available


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