Tandberg Data LTO2 LTO-2 Tape Drive

Tandberg Data
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Craystone is a Tandberg Data Authorised Reseller


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


Tandberg DLT8000  40/80Gb  5.5/11Mb per sec transfer rate

The Tandberg DLT 8000 offers 80GB* of data storage capacity with transfer rates up to 40GB* per hour. This high performance DLTtape drive is ideal for midrange computers, network servers, high-end workstations and mainframe environments running NetWare, UNIX, Windows NT, Linux and proprietary operating systems.

The Tandberg DLT 8000 maintains full backward compatibility (using the correct cartridge) with all previous DLTtape products. This includes DLTtape drives from Tandberg Data and other manufacturers. To ensure accuracy and data security, the Tandberg DLT 8000 recording head has a average life of 50,000 hours and 250,000 hours MTBF (Mean Time Before Failure).

The Tandberg DLT 8000 utilizes proven linear recording technology which includes a precision tape guidance mechanism and a head design with self cleaning features for reliability, four channel parallel recording and DLZ compression for performance, real time read-while write data verification, CRC, Reed-Solomon ECC for data integrity, TapeAlert™ and enhanced self monitoring diagnostics and to ensure optimum performance and reliability.


Tandberg DLT 8000

  • Reliability – recording head life of 50,000 hours, media durability of 1,000,000 media passes, MTBF of 250,000 hours
  • 3-year warranty
  • Backward read/write compatibility with all DLTtape™ formats
  • Supported by all major software suppliers

tandberg dlt8000 pricing

Transfer rate
40GB - 80GB 20GB/h - 40GB/h
File Access Time Typical Media Load Time
60 sec 37 sec
Read Compatibility DLT 7000, DLT 4000
Write Compatibility DLT 7000, DLT 4000
Media (Tape Cartridge) DLTtape IV
Part Number 432046
Cleaning Cartridge DLTtape Cleaning Cartridge
Part number 432045
Warranty 3 years

Compressed capacities and transfer rates assume a compression ratio of 2:1.
Real life operations may yield higher or lower compression ratios.

Please contact us for pricing, availability and more information.

149A Chorley New Road, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 5QE, UK
Tel: (0)1204 396301   Fax: (0)1204 396301
tandberg@craystone.com info@craystone.co.uk

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