HP LTO 5 Tapes (C7975A) - LTO Ultrium 5 Tape Data Cartridge - 1.5TB (3.0TB Compressed)
Hewlett Packard LTO 5 tape media provides the best capacity/performance ratio of any backup tape technology. HP LTO 5 tapes almost double the capacity of LTO 4 tapes and much faster data transfer rates. The LTO 5 tape format comes with built-in encryption capability and is capable of writing or reading data at up to 1 TB/hour.
Linear Tape File System (LTFS)
LTFS enables LTO 5 tape drives to segment a LTO 5 tape into 2 partitions, These partitions can be independently accessed to help provide faster data access and improved data management. This is a non-proprietary data format file system that is independent of specific software applications that can enhance ease of use and sharing of data on tape between platforms.
Features and Benefits
- Capacity 1.5TB / 3.0TB Compressed (assuming 2:1)
- Transfer rate of 140MB/sec (280MB/Sec Compressed)
- Estimated Archival Life of 30 Years
- LTO 5 Tape drives use AES encryption algorithm, with 256-bit keys, in GCM mode.
- Compatible with Linear Tape File System (LTFS)
- Limited Lifetime Warranty by HP