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IBM 3588-F5A Library LTO5 Tape Drive – aka TS1050

The IBM® System Storage™ TS1050 is an IBM LTO Ultrium 5 Tape Drive that combines IBM tape reliability and performance at open systems prices. The new Ultrium 5 Tape Drive:

TS1130Available from Sunstar Company, Inc. (New and reconditioned)

  • Increases maximum data transfer rate, providing to up to 140 MB/sec native as compared to LTO Ultrium 4

  • Provides up to 1.5 TB native physical capacity per cartridge (3.0 TB with 2:1 compression) with Ultrium 5 1.5 TB cartridge

  • Includes a 8-Gbps Fibre Channel dual-ported interface attachment

  • Supports LTO5 media partitioning and self-describing tape

  • Supports encryption capabilities and requires IBM Tivoli® Key Lifecycle Manager (TKLM) for encryption key management

  • Adheres to LTO specifications

  • Mounts in TS3500 Tape Library Model L53 or D53, and in 3584 Tape Library Models L52, L32, D52, or D32

TS3500 Tape Library functions and features include:

  • Supports TS1050 Ultrium 5 tape drive in TS3500 Tape Library Model L53 or D53, and in 3584 Tape Library Models L52, L32, D52, or D32
  • Mixed media support for TS3500 HA/HD libraries
  • Storage Authentication Service (LDAP via TPC or SSPC)
  • Floating home cell option for non-HD libraries
  • Customizable warning threshold for capacity utilization

Also available

IBM 3588-F3B Library LTO3 Tape Drive

IBM 3588-F4A Library LTO4 Tape Drive

IBM 3588-F6A Library LTO6 Tape Drive

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