Quantum LTO2 Half Height

Quantum LTO2 Half Height LTO Drive

LTO-2 HH tape drive solutions deliver compressed* capacities of 400GB and backup speeds of up to 144 GB/hr*, all in a half-height form factor. They are read/write compatible to LTO-1 and provide seamless upgrades to LTO-3, for exceptional investment protection.

Key Features and Benefits

  • Enterprise-Class Performance in a Compact Form Factor
  • Compressed capacity up to 400GB*
  • Compressed performance up to 144GB/hour*
  • Certified “Backup Ready” Solutions

Overview

For budget and space-constrained IT environments, the Quantum LTO-2 HH provides exceptional performance and reliability in a half-height form factor. This intelligently designed 400GB* solution protects your valuable data and conserves valuable space at a price you can afford. All with Quantum’s exclusive reliability features including:

  • SmartVerify™ virtually eliminates the need for a traditional verify pass during backup, reducing the backup window and increasing data integrity
  • FastSense™ matches tape drive speed to that of the host, optimizing performance and increasing reliability
  • Dynamic PowerDown™ protects the tape drive and data cartridge during unexpected power loss

LTO-2 HH Product Details

LTO-2 HH tape drive solutions deliver compressed* capacities of 400GB and backup speeds of up to 144 GB/hr*, all in a half-height form factor. They are read/write compatible to LTO-1 and provide seamless upgrades to LTO-3, for exceptional investment protection.

Quantum “Backup Ready” certified solutions allow you to go from box-to-backup in minutes with the highly reliable Quantum LTO-2 HH tape drive, world-class Backup Exec™ QuickStart softwareand durable Quantum media. “Backup Ready” solutions are cost-effective, easy to install and fully-supported by Quantum. Choose the Quantum LTO-2 HH tape drive configuration that is right for your IT environment, a server-installable internal, convenient tabletop or space-efficient rackmount.

* Assumes 2:1 compression

Capacity

Native Capacity200 GB
Recording FormatLTO-2
Interface TypeUltra 160 SCSI

Environmental

Min/Max Operating Temp10/40 C
Max Operating Humidity80%
Max Operating Shock10 Gs, 11 ms
Max Non-Operating Shock40 Gs, 11 ms
Max Operating Vibration.5 G, 43-1000 Hz (sweep), .35G Dwell
Max Non-Operating Vibration1.0 G, 15-500 Hz (sweep), 5-500 (sweep)

Performance

Native Sustained Transfer Rate94 GB per hour
Compressed Sustained Transfer Rateup to 187 GB per hour
Native Burst Transfer Rate160 MB/sec
Compressed Burst Transfer Rate320 MB/sec
Average File Access Time51 sec
Backup Speed94 GB per hour
Compressed Backup Speedup to 144 GB per hour
Buffer Memory Size64 MB
Access time68 sec

 

Media Compatibility

  • Quantum LTO-2 HH tape drives write to the following media:LTO Ultrium 2 (MR-L2MQN-01/Old PN CLM400), LTO Ultrium 1 (MR-L1MQN-01/Old PN CLM200)
  • Quantum LTO-2 HH tape drives read the following media:LTO Ultrium 2 (MR-L2MQN-01/Old PN CLM400), LTO Ultrium 1 (MR-L1MQN-01/Old PN CLM200)
  • Quantum LTO-2 HH tape drives utilize the following cleaning cartridge:LTO Universal (MR-LUCQN-01/Old PN CLMCL)

Chris Whitehead

Chris Whitehead is a tape drive repair and data storage expert based in Reading, Berkshire, providing tape drive repair and data storage solutions across the UK.