T950 Specifications
One Frame Capacity and Throughput
Technology Max Drives Max Cartridges Max Capacity Max Throughput Encryption Support
LTO-8 24 920

11PB
(uncompressed)

27.6PB
(compressed)*

31.1TB/hr
(uncompressed)

64.8TB/hr
(compressed)*

Yes
LTO-M81 24 920

8.28PB
(uncompressed)

20.7PB
(compressed)*

25.92TB/hr
(uncompressed)

60.48TB/hr
(compressed)*

Yes
LTO-7 24 920

5.5PB
(uncompressed)

13.8PB
(compressed)*

25.92TB/hr
(uncompressed)

60.48TB/hr
(compressed)*

Yes
LTO-6 24 920

2.3PB (uncompressed)

5.7PB (compressed)*

13.8TB/hr (uncompressed)

34.6TB/hr (compressed)*

Yes
LTO-5 24 920

1.3PB (uncompressed)

2.7PB (compressed)*

12TB/hr (uncompressed)

24.1TB/hr (compressed)*

Yes
IBM TS1150
Technology
24 594

5.9PB
(uncompressed)

14.9PB
(compressed)*

31.1TB/hr (uncompressed)

60.5TB/hr (compressed)*

Yes
IBM TS1155
Technology
24 594

8.9PB
(uncompressed)

22.27PB
(compressed)*

31.1TB/hr (uncompressed)

60.5TB/hr (compressed)*

Yes
Eight Frames Capacity and Throughput
Technology Max Drives Max Cartridges Max Capacity Max Throughput Encryption Support
LTO-8 120 10,020

120PB
(uncompressed)

300.6PB
(compressed)*

155.52TB/hr
(uncompressed)

324TB/hr
(compressed)*

Yes
LTO-M81 120 10,020

90.18PB
(uncompressed)

225.4PB
(compressed)*

129.6TB/hr
(uncompressed)

302.4TB/hr
(compressed)*

Yes
LTO-7 120 10,020

60PB (uncompressed)

150.3PB (compressed)*

129.6TB/hr
(uncompressed)

302TB/hr
(compressed)*

Yes
LTO-6 120 10,020

25PB (uncompressed)

62.6PB (compressed)*

69.1TB/hr (uncompressed)

172.8TB/hr (compressed)*

Yes
LTO-5 120 10,020

15PB (uncompressed)

30PB (compressed)*

60.5TB/hr (uncompressed)

121TB/hr (compressed)*

Yes
TS1150
Technology
120 7,614

76.1PB
(uncompressed)

190.3PB
(compressed)*

155.5TB/hr (uncompressed)

302.4TB/hr (compressed)*

Yes
TS1155
Technology
120 7,614

114.2PB
(uncompressed)

285.5PB
(compressed)*

155.5TB/hr (uncompressed)

302.4TB/hr (compressed)*

Yes

*  Assumes 2:1 compression for LTO-5 and 2.5:1 for LTO-6, LTO-7, LTO-M8, LTO-8, TS1150, and TS1155
1LTO-M8 = LTO-8 Type M media

Environmental
  LTO Drives and Media TS Drives and Media  
Temperature 10’C to 40’C (50’F to 104’F) 16’C to 32’C (60.8’F to 89.6’F)  
Humidity 20 to 80% 20 to 80%  


Reliability
Library MTTR 3 minutes for hot-swap components. 30 minutes for non-hot-swap components
Power Requirements

Base Frame and 24 LTO-8 Drives; 1,275 Watts AC (max operating) 200-240v AC (50/60Hz>/6.8-8.2 Amps (RMS)

Heat Dissipation: 4,347 BTU/hr (max operating, same configuration)

Library
Max Media/Slot Count (8-frame) Max Partitions Tape Technology Supported Interface
10,020 (LTO) 16 LTO-4,5,6,7,M8,8

Fibre Channel – 8Gb/s

7,614 16 TS1155, TS1150, TS1140 Fibre Channel – 4Gb/s and 8Gb/s
Library Dimensions
  Main Frame Drive Expansion Frame Media Expansion Frame Service Frame
Height 79.125 – 82 in (201.0 to 208.3 cm) 79.125 – 82 in (201.0 to 208.3 cm) 79.125 – 82 in (201.0 to 208.3 cm)

79.125 – 82 in (201.0 to 208.3 cm)

Width 29 in (73.7 cm) 29 in (73.7 cm) 29 in (73.7 cm) 29.8 (75.7 cm)
Depth 43.25 in (109.9 cm) 43.25 in (109.9 cm) 43.25 in (109.9 cm) 43.25 in (109.9 cm)
Weight 821 lb (372 kg) 763 lb (346 kg) 564 lb (256 kg) 737 lb (334 kg) w BulkTAP (824 lb (374 kg)
Library Features
Encryption Supported BlueScale/Spectra SKLM
Type of TeraPack System Roving TeraPack
Queued Ejects Support Yes
Auto Clean Support

Yes

Camera (Spectra Vision) Yes
Spectra Encryption Options  Available Cost
Spectra BlueScale Standard Encryption X Free
Spectra BlueScale Professional Encryption X Additional Charge
Spectra BlueScale SKLM Encryption X Additional Charge

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