Taking Capacity and Performance to New Heights
The next generation of the Super DLT
drives demonstrates previously unknown capacities and unbeatable
performance. The Tandberg SDLT600 as the latest member of the Tandberg DLT
family will be twice as fast and have almost twice the capacity of the
The new Best in Class Product: SDLT600
As the new flagship of the SuperDLT line Tandberg introduces the SDLT600.
With itīs transfer rate of more than 250* GByte per hour and a capacity of
600* GByte per cartridge this drives sets new records for the whole tape
drive market. There are upgrade paths to the SDLT600 available from most DLT
The SDLT 600 is based on the technology platform
that more companies trust to protect their business critical information
assets than any other: DLTtape.
It is of course able to read the SDLT tapeTM I
cartridges recorded with a SDLT220 or SDLT320 and is moreover the first
Superdrive being able to read the DLTtape VS1 written by the DLT VS160
drive. A change from the VS product to the SDLT600 is therefore possible
without large investments.
The SDLT600 with its transfer rate of 72 MByte of compressed data per second
is a real performance marvel, it allows you to backup more than 250 GByte of
compressed data in just one hour. To store the now available huge capacities
there is also a new cartridge introduced: The Tandberg SDLTtapeTM II media.
The combination of drive and cartridge out of one hand will provide extra
reliability, quality and compatibility.
Take Control: TANDBERG DATA DLTSage
The free software tool DLTSage is available for all SuperDLT drives. With
this application you will have the total control of your media and drives as
well as of our backup quality and reliability. Use DLTSage for error
prevention, diagnostics and inventory.
Available in internal and tabletop versions, the
SDLT 600 combines the best of proven optical and magnetic technologies to
offer users remarkable improvements in capacity and performance. Super
DLTtape's laser-guided optical servo brings the capability of optical
tracking technology to tape for the first time, while an advanced Partial
Response Maximum Likelihood (PRML) read channel leverages proven disk drive
technology to bring new levels of performance and data integrity.
BROADEST INDUSTRY ACCEPTANCE
DLTtape systems are recognized worldwide as the industry standard, assuring
end users of reliable, high performance tape storage solutions and long-term
investment protection. Like its predecessors, the SDLT 600 is fully
compatible with the world's leading server brands, operating systems and
backup software. And users can count on Super DLTtape to grow with their
storage needs, with a four-generation roadmap that offers a clearly defined
growth path to over 1 terabyte on a single cartridge.
- 30,000 hour
recording head life
- 1,000,000 pass
- 250,000 hours MTBF
at 100% duty cycle
- Full backward read
compatibility with SDLT 1 media written on SDLT 220 and SDLT 320 drives
and DLTtape VS1
- 3-year warranty
- Supported by all
major software suppliers