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Product Code: Q1587A

  • Product Description
DAT 160 SAS Internal Tape Drive, installation poster, HP StorageWorks CD (containing electronic user's guide and drivers), HP Data Protector Express Basic backup and recovery software CD, SAS cable (SFF-8484/SFF-8482), HP DAT 160 data cartridge, HP DAT 160 cleaning cartridge Protect your small or medium-sized business, remote office or workgroup with HP StorageWorks DAT Tape Drives offering the ability to store up to 320 GB of compressed data on a single cartridge at speeds of up to 86 GB/hr (assuming 2:1 data compression). Low ongoing cost of ownership is provided through low-cost, durable DAT media and backward compatibility which delivers a seamless upgrade path from older drives. HP DAT Tape Drives are available in several capacity points, 320 GB, 160 GB, 72 GB, 40 GB and interface types, SCSI, SAS and USB, making them compatible with virtually any server environment. DAT Tape Drives come complete with data and cleaning cartridge, HP Data Protector Express Software Basic backup and recovery software (for a single Windows, Linux or NetWare server), and HP StorageWorks Library and Tape Tools.

Technical Specifications

Colour of product Black
Data transmission
Sustained data transfer rate (native) (MB/s) 6.9
Seek time (s) 50
Sustained data transfer rate (compressed) (MB/s) 13.8
Data transfer rate (Gbit/s) 49.3
Mean time between failures (MTBF) (h) 125.000
Environmental conditions
Storage relative humidity range (%) 5 - 95
Operating temperature range (T-T) (°C) 5 - 40
Operating relative humidity range (%) 20 - 80
Storage temperature range (T-T) (°C) -40 - 70
Drive device, buffer size (MB) 16
Packaging data
Package dimensions (WxDxH) (mm) 35 x 230 x 160
Storage media
Native capacity (GB) 80
Compressed capacity (GB) 160
Total storage capacity (GB) 160
System requirements
Compatible operating systems Windows, Linux
Technical details
Internal Y
Hot-Plug support Y
Compression ratio 2:1
Host interface SAS
Logical recording format PRML
Type DAT
Weight & dimensions
Dimensions (WxDxH) (mm) 160 x 235 x 229.9
Size (") 5.25
Weight (g) 1450