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Spectra® TFinity® ExaScale Spectra T950 Spectra T200 T380 T680 Spectra T120 Spectra T50e
Tagline The World’s Highest Capacity Storage System Enterprise Storage without Compromise Seamless Scalability Affordable Storage Enterprise Performance in a Compact Library
Overview TFinity ExaScale’s space-saving design, high-density architecture, and seamless scalability combine to produce the highest capacity data storage system in the world. For data archive, backup and recovery, this elite library leads the field in innovation-from the greatest storage density to proactive media management always protecting your data. Preserve your initial storage investment. By utilizing interchangeable components, our libraries easily transform and scale (TranScale). The Spectra T120 library is easy to use, manage, and maintain. Installation and configuration is quick and simple, and component redundancy ensures the highest of reliability. The T50e offers you advanced LTO technology, powerful library management functionality, increased security through our integrated BlueScale Encryption, plus a wide range of support options.
Drive Types Supported LTO, TS11X0, T10000 Technology LTO, TS11X0 Technology LTO, TS1150 Technology (T380 Only) LTO LTO
Max Drives 144 120 12 10 4
Max Tapes 53,460 (LTO)
40,680 (IBM® TS1150/Oracle® T10000x)
10,020 680 120 50
Max Capacity 801.9 PB (LTO)
1.0 EB (TS1150 Technology)
(2.5:1 Compression)
150.3 PB (LTO)
190 PB (TS1150 Technology)
(2.5:1 Compression)
10 PB (LTO)
6.4 PB (TS1150 Technology)
(2.5:1 Compression)
1.8 PB
(2.5:1 Compression)
750 Terabytes
(2.5:1 Compression)
Max Throughput 324 TB/hr (LTO)
302.4 TB/hr (TS1150 Technology)
(2.5:1 Compression)
324 TB/hr (LTO)
302 TB/hr (TS1150 Technology)
(2.5:1 Compression)
17 TB/hr (LTO)
30 TB/hr (TS1150 Technology)
(2.5:1 Compression)
14.4 TB/hr
(2.5:1 Compression)
5.8 TB/hr
(2.5:1 Compression)
Capacity Density up to 100 tapes/sq ft
(base frame)
up to 138 tapes/sq ft
(media frame)
up to 100 tapes/sq ft
(base frame)
up to 138 tapes/sq ft
(media frame)
102 TB/U (LTO)
233 TB/U (TS1150 Technology)
(2.5:1 Compression)
54 TB/U
(2.5:1 Compression)
79 TB/U
(2.5:1 Compression)
Interface Options Fibre Channel Fibre Channel Fibre Channel Fibre Channel, SAS Fibre Channel, SAS
Physical Profile Standalone Standalone 20U – 42U 14U 4U
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