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Quantum SDLT DLT DLTVS DAT LTO Tape Drives

Quantum DLT, SDLT, DLT VS, DAT, LTO Backup Tape Drives

Craystone is a Quantum Tape Drive Reseller


Craystone Investments Ltd
149a Chorley New Road, Horwich
Bolton, BL6 5QE.
Tel: 01204 396301
Fax: (0)1204 396301
Email: info@craystone.co.uk


The Quantum DLT8000.  Data storage and retrieval for backup and archive applications, advances the Quantum DLTtape standard.

Higher performance 6 Mb per second
native transfer rate.

Higher Capacity 40 Gb native capacity.

Significant advantages in performance and
capacity over any others in their class.

Features and Benefits
Quantum DLT8000 external tape drive.
Quantum DLT8000 tape drives.
Recording head life of more than 50,000 hours.
Media durability greater than 1,000,000 media passes.
MTBF of 250,000 hours at 100% duty cycle,
25% more than previous generations.

Read and write backward compatible with
all DLTtape formats

Put the power, reliability, and proven track record of Quantum DLTtape to work, protecting your mission critical data.

Quantum DLT 8000 Half-inch Drives
Quantum DLT 8000 half-inch cartridge tape drives provide leadership in data storage and retrieval for the most demanding data back-up, archive, and near on-line storage applications. The tape drive features a native transfer rate of up to 6 megabytes (MB) per second, with a native capacity of 40 gigabytes (GB).

Compressed Capacity: up to 80 GB
Compressed Transfer Rate: up to 12.0 MB/sec
Interface Options: SCSI-2 Fast/Wide (LVD/SE or HVD)

Robust, Reliable, Proven Tape Backup
The Industry Standard
The Quantum DLT 8000 tape drive system advances the standard in tape backup with improvements to capacity, performance, and cost of ownership while maintaining compatibility with a worldwide installed base of more than one million DLTtape™ drives. The Quantum DLT 8000 tape drive will decrease your data backup time, give you the flexibility to scale to a wide range of backup applications, and protect your investment in previous generations of DLTtape technology.

Through a number of design and technological innovations, the Quantum DLT 8000 tape drive delivers higher performance, greater capacity, increased reliability, and more functionality at a better price. For example, the Quantum DLT 8000 provides a native storage capacity of 40 gigabytes (GB) and a native transfer rate of 6 megabytes per second (MB/sec). This represents a 15 percent higher capacity and 20 percent faster throughput than the Quantum DLT 7000 tape drive To ensure superior accuracy, the Quantum DLT 8000 recording head boasts an average life of 50,000 hours. In fact, the Quantum DLT 8000 tape drive is rated at 250,000 hours MTBF at 100 percent duty cycle, which is 25 percent greater than the pervious DLTtape products. The Quantum DLTtape system is also economical and incredibly reliable, with a shelf life of 30 years and a working life of one million passes. By offering a high level of performance at an exceptional price, the Quantum DLT 8000 makes tape backup practical and affordable for a wide range of applications, including midrange computers, network servers, high-end workstations, and mainframe environments running UNIX, NetWare, Microsoft Windows NT, LINUX, or proprietary operating systems.

When you're looking for quality, performance, reliability, and value in tape backup, look to Quantum first.

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Contact Craystone now for the best pricing in the UK on Quantum DLT tape drives.
Craystone Investments Ltd, 149a Chorley New Road, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 5QE, UK. 01204 396301.www.craystone.co.uk

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Quantum SDLT DLT DLTVS DAT LTO Tape Drives

Craystone Investments Ltd, 149a Chorley New Road, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 5QE
Tel - 01204 396301   Fax - 01204 396301
Email: info@craystone.co.uk   www.craystone.co.uk