Lynx Tape Drive Family
Lynx DAT Tape Drives
Providing the complete range of backup solutions for workstations,
servers and small networks
DAT is an open standard technology introduced in 1989 and has grown into the single most prominent tape technology in history. With more than 9 million users worldwide, and compatibility across all operating systems, backup applications, and system
platforms, DAT is regarded as the safe choice.
Lynx Technologies has one of the longest and most respected associations with the DAT format having delivered six generations
of the standard with a level of cross vendor and backwards read/write compatability that remains unrivalled in the industry. Lynx
DAT tape drives set a very high standard with technology enhancements and engineered quality and offer a complete range of
solutions with universal compatibility and competitive pricing.
Lynx DAT Drive Features
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DAT 72
DAT 160
CAPACITY
Number of Tape Slots
Native Capacity
With Compression*
1
36GB
72GB
1
80GB
160GB
PERFORMANCE
Native Performance (MB/s)
With Compression*
Interface
3
6 (21.6GB/hour)
SCSI/USB
6
12 (43.2GB/hour)
SCSI/USB
MEDIA
DAT 72 (170M)
DAT 160 (154.5M)
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Form Factor (inch)
Height
5.25” (optional 3.5”)
Half
5.25” (optional 3.5”)
Half
3 Years Next Day Advanced
Exchange
3 Years Next Day Advanced
Exchange
C5795
C5796
C5795U
C5796U
C5798
C5799
C5798U
C5799U
WARRANTY
MODEL NUMBERS
Internal Drive (SCSI)
External Drive (SCSI)
Internal Drive (USB)
External Drive (USB
* assumes 2:1 compression
The option of SCSI or USB interfaces
Based on one of only 2 tape drive industry
standards (LTO being the other)
Supports One Button Disaster Recovery
for automated, boot from tape system and
data recovery
Boasts Universal Connect with the widest
range of OS and systems support
Includes everything you need to get started including media, cable and HP Data
Protector Express Single Server Edition
Fully backed with a 3 year next day advanced replacement warranty
Lynx LTO Tape Drives
Strategic backup solutions for high-end workstations,
servers and networks
Linear-Tape Open (LTO) Ultrium technology is the result of close technical collaboration between HP, IBM, Quantum and more
than thirty technology licensee’s who have established a single Open Standard tape format with unprecedented reliability and performance capabilities.
Ultrium tape technology has been designed with an in-depth understanding of every key component in the backup/restore operation - host, interface, hardware, media, backup software, specific data types - and how these variables interact to affect backup
performance. The very best features of existing tape storage technologies have been incorporated and enhanced to create a new
benchmark for data integrity and reliability.
Lynx LTO Drive Features
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SCSI or SAS interface
Based on one of only 2 tape drive industry
standards (DAT being the other)
Supports One Button Disaster Recovery
for automated, boot from tape system and
data recovery
Boasts Universal Connect with the widest
range of OS and systems support
Includes everything you need to get started including media, cable and HP Data
Protector Express Single Server Edition
Fully backed with a 3 year next day advanced replacement warranty
Also available in 8 slot autoloaders (SAS/
FC) and 24/48/96 slot libraries (SAS/FC)
LTO-2 448
LTO-3 920
LTO-4 1760
LTO-5 3000
LTO-6 6250
CAPACITY
Native Capacity
With Compression*
200GB
400GB
400GB
800GB
800GB
1.6TB
1.5TB
3.0TB
2.5TB
6.25TB
PERFORMANCE
Native Performance (MB/s)
With Compression*
Interface
24
48 (173GB/hour)
SCSI/SAS
60
120 (432GB/hour)
SCSI/SAS
80
160 (576GB/hour)
SCSI/SAS
140
280 (1TB/hour)
SAS
160
400 (1.44TB/hour)
SAS
MEDIA
LTO-2 (609M)
LTO-3
LTO-4
LTO-5
LTO-6
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Form Factor (inch)
Height
5.25”
Half
5.25”
Half
5.25”
Half
5.25”
Half
5.25”
Half
3 Years Next Day
Advanced Exchange
3 Years Next Day
Advanced Exchange
3 Years Next Day
Advanced Exchange
3 Years Next Day
Advanced Exchange
3 Years Next Day
Advanced Exchange
C7470
C7471
C7490
C7491
C7493
C7494
C7598
C7599
C7670
C7671
WARRANTY
MODEL NUMBERS
Internal Drive
External Drive
* assumes 2:1 compression (except LTO-6 which assumes 2.5:1 compression)
Lynx DDS and LTO
products offer universal
connectivity & compatibility.
- A wide range of operating systems such as Windows, Netware,
Linux, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX,VMWare and Mac O/S.
- Plug and Play connectivity to Acer, Apple, Dell, Fujitsu/Siemens, HP/
Compaq, IBM, NEC, Sun as well as standard white-box systems
- Supported by all popular backup application software such as ARCserve, Backup Exec, Data Protector, NetBackup, NetVault, NovaBack,
Retrospect, Tivoli, Legato and TapeWare.
Reliability
Lynx drives are based on the very best components, providing an
uncompromising approach to backup. The enclosures used in the
external models contain a metal shell, premium power supplies, and
are fully EMC certified. The drives are, without exception, the market
leading mechanisms in their space. Backup and recovery is not a place
to compromise, and we haven’t.
Service
Backups are important, and the ability to recover in a critical situation is imperative. Lynx has been a premier supplier of backup for 2
decades, and fully appreciates the nature of the requirement. If you
encounter operational difficulties its good to know you are dealing
with the best in the industry.
Value
Lynx drives and autoloaders have built a strong reputation over the
years. Companies have grown to trust and rely on Lynx products,
which is the base of Lynx’s market development program. Little
advertising overhead, not a mass of sales people, just a portfolio of
strong products that represent good value.
About Lynx
Since 1988, Lynx has been providing robust
data storage solutions, with a focus on functionality, quality, and value.
Our commitment to Universal Connect,
along with strong partnerships with segment
leading vendors such as HP, Brocade,
Emulex, Symantec, HDS and Acronis ensure
our solutions are strategically designed to
meet dynamic storage requirements.
If problems are encountered, our expert
technical support staff are here to help. All
hardware comes with a 3 year warranty,
with many upgradeable to 24 x 7 x 4 onsite
support, minimising exposure if a failure ever
occurs.
Lynx is committed to an important premise;
to bring strategic, effective and value-formoney data storage solutions to the
market.
When it comes to your data storage, backup
and recovery, have confidence.
Acronis OEM Version & Yosemite Server Backup Basic
now shipping with all Lynx Tape Drives
© 2012 Lynx Technologies Pty Ltd
www.lynxtech.com.au
For more information about Lynx Tape Drives, Autoloaders and Libraries, please contact your local reseller.
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