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Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581
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Storage device which contains one or more tape drive, a number of slots to hold tape cartridges, a barcode reader to identify tape cartridges and an automated method for loading tapes. A tape library with one drive is known as an auto loader.
Tape Auto Loaders & Libraries
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Included since: 15 Jul 2005
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Info modified on: 16 Nov 2016 10:11:43
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Long product name IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581:
The short editorial description of IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581
Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581 w/Remote Management Unit Rack Mount Kit & Bar Code Reader (PN 24R0992/97/98/99)

Marketing text IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581

The official marketing text of IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581 as supplied by the manufacturer
The IBM 3581 is an excellent solution for businesses looking for high density and performance tape autoloader storage in constrained rack or desktop environments. The new 3581 offers a single Ultrium® 2 tape drive and storage for up to eight tape cartridges, Optional features are available and designed to help enable the operation of the autoloader as a small library.

• Designed to offer leading capacity, performance, and reliability for midrange and network tape storage environments in a new 2U form factor
• Designed to provide autoloading capabilities with IBM LTO® Ultrium® 2 tape drives, including 2GB Fibre Channel and LVD Ultra 160 SCSI
• Supports cost-effective backup, save/restore, and archival storage
• Designed to provide continuous, easy-to-understand drive information with an LCD status display
• Optional bar code reader and remote management unit are designed for library operation of the autoloader
• Adheres to widely supported Linear Tape-Open™ (LTO®) design specifications.
Short summary description IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581:
This short summary of the IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581 data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581, LTO Ultrium 2, AIX, OS/400, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Sun Solaris, HP-UX, Red Hat & United Lin, 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 20 - 80%, 12 - 35 °C, 19 x 34 x 3.5" (483 x 864 x 89 mm)
Long summary description IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581:
This is an auto-generated long summary of IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581 based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader 3581. Native capacity: 1600 GB, Compressed capacity: 3200 GB, Media types supported: LTO Ultrium 2. Power requirements: 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz. Dimensions (WxDxH): 19 x 34 x 3.5" (483 x 864 x 89 mm), Weight: 12.6 lbs (5.7 kg)
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Native capacity*
Actual medium capacity without applying compression.
1600 GB
Compressed capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of a storage medium when applying data compression. Usually measured in bytes e.g. gigabytes (GB). Sometimes the conditions are mentioned for reaching the maximum capacity mentioned, like tape length, the number of storage units, or the type of storage equipment/medium.
3200 GB
Media types supported
The types of media which can be used with this product.
LTO Ultrium 2
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
AIX, OS/400, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Sun Solaris, HP-UX, Red Hat & United Linux
Energy Management
Power requirements
100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Operational Conditions
Operating temperature range (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
12 - 35°C
Operating relative humidity range
20 - 80%
Weight & Dimensions
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
19 x 34 x 3.5" (483 x 864 x 89 mm)
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
12.6 lbs (5,7 kg)
Other features
Storage media capacity
How much data can be stored by the product.
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IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader IBM3581-L28
IBM Ultrium LVD Tape 2U Autoloader IBM3581-L28
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