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Product Code: C5686B

  • Product Description
The HP StorageWorks DAT 40 SCSI Tape Drive is a dependable entry-level backup solution for smaller servers and workstations. This DDS-4 tape drive stores 40 GB of compressed data on a single cartridge at a rate of 23 GB/hr (2:1 data compression).

Technical Specifications

Colour of product Black
I/O ports 80-pin EBBI
SCSI controller type Wide Ultra SCSI (LVD/SE)
Serial interface type Wide Ultra SCSI (LVD/SE)
Environmental conditions
Non-operating relative humidity (non-condensing) (%) 5 - 95
Relative humidity (%) 20 - 80
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) 8
Packaging data
Package dimensions (WxDxH) (mm) 241 x 241 x 229
Package weight (g) 2700
Storage media
Native capacity (GB) 20
Compressed capacity (GB) 40
Standard capacity 20 GB
System requirements
Compatible operating systems Microsoft Windows, Novell NetWare, HP-UX, Linux (various distributions), HP Tru64, HP OVMS, IBM AIX, Sun Solaris, and other operating systems
Technical details
Upgrade type HP StorageWorks Library and Tape Tools (L&TT) enables firmware downloads
Hot-Plug support Y
Technical features Dependable: a long track record of proven reliability Easy: supports One-Button Disaster Recovery, simply the easiest way to restore data in the event of a disaster Affordable: inexpensive media contributes to an exceptionally low cost of ownership Manageable: includes superior management capabilities that makes it easy to install, use and support Low-maintenance: automatic head cleaning system reduces the need for cleaning Well-connected: compatible with leading operating systems, backup software and servers Future-proof: the tape technology with an illustrious past also has a solid roadmap for the future Complete: comes with an easy-to-use backup solution that includes disaster recovery capabilities
Mounting External and Internal for rack-mount solutions
Logical recording format Partial response maximum likelihood (PRML)
One button disaster recovery Y
Device type DDS format DAT Gen-4 (DDS-4)
Registration technology DDS-4, DDS-3, and DDS-2 (ANSI/ISO/ECMA); 4 mm Helical Scan
Undetected error rate 1 x 10(17) bits read
Recording technology DDS-4, DDS-3, and DDS-2 (ANSI/ISO/ECMA); 4 mm Helical Scan
Weight & dimensions
Dimensions (WxDxH) (mm) 150 x 158 x 41
Chassis type Half-height 5¼ inches
Weight (g) 1000