StorageTek L40 - CORE TECHNOLOGY BROKERS

L20/L40/L80
KEY BUSINESS BENEFITS
With the StorageTek™ L40 tape library, your business
Series
of
Ta p e
Libraries
StorageTek L40
will benefit from:
Mixed Operating System Support – Whether your
Tape Library
environment is based in Microsoft Windows NT, Novell,
Linux or UNIX, you can take full advantage of the L40’s
high-performance storage capabilities.
Ease of Upgrade – An innovative upgrade path allows
you to exchange your L40 system for a new, larger
capacity library in the L20/L40/L80 series. Your initial
EASY-TO-USE TAPE SOLUTION MEETS
GROWING DATA MANAGEMENT NEEDS
drive investment can be carried along with each upgrade.
The upgrade is as simple as the initial installation. The
new unit requires no additional training. And the trade-in
plan saves you money.
Storage Leadership – With 30 years of industry
experience and 100 petabytes of data stored on
StorageTek systems worldwide, StorageTek is the
global leader in information management and storage.
Ease of Use – The plug-and-play solution is easy to
install and use — saving deployment time for your
IT staff.
The StorageTek™ L40 tape library provides affordable, high-performance,
high-capacity data management for demanding distributed environments.
Proven technology, reliable, high-speed robotics and an entry-level
price—plus an easy upgrade path from the L20 to the L80—make the
L40 tape library the answer for growing organizations’ automated
backup and recovery needs. The L40 single-unit design takes up less
physical space than competing rack-and-stack solutions. And its plugand-play capabilities enable easy installation and management right
out of the box.
Capacities as high as 4 TB and software tools that enable offloading
administration into a single, centralized location provide sophisticated
Best-in-Class Reliability – The L40 tape library is
storage and management solutions. This robust tape automation system
more reliable than the competition, enabling the best
from the worldwide storage leader gives Microsoft ® Windows NT®, Novell ®,
access to data.
Linux® and UNIX® environments the best total cost of ownership and
scalability to meet future growth requirements.
Volumetric Efficiency – You can store more data in
less physical rack space than competing systems, which
saves you space and money.
Investment Protection – Support for multiple tape
technologies protects your investment from rapid
technology changes.
S t o r a g e Te k ™
L40
Ta p e
Library
FUNCTIONAL DATA
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RELIABILITY
Number of Cartridge Slots
20, 40
MEBF
(Mean Exchanges Between Failures)
2,000,000
Number of Drives
1 to 4 DLT 7000 or DLT 8000 drives
SDLT, DLT1 and LTO Ultrium when
available
MTTR
(Mean Time To Repair)
Less than 30 min.
MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures)
360,000 hrs.
(full operation)
Library Capacity
Cartridge Capacity
Uncompressed
Compressed (2:1)
20 slots
40 slots
20 slots
40 slots
700 GB
1.4 TB
1.4 TB
2.8 TB
800 GB
1.6 TB
1.6 TB
3.2 TB
2.2 TB
4.4 TB
4.4 TB
8.8 TB
2.0 TB
4.0 TB
4.0 TB
8.0 TB
800 GB
1.6 TB
1.6 TB
3.2 TB
DLT 7000
(Cartridge Capacity 35 GB)
DLT 8000
(Cartridge Capacity 40 GB)
SDLT
(Cartridge Capacity 110 GB)
PHYSICAL DATA
Dimensions
W x H x D in. (cm)
19.0 x 17.5 x 29.75 (48.3 x 44.5 x 75.6)
Weight
98 lbs. (44.45 kg)
(library only, without drives)
LTO Ultrium
(Cartridge Capacity 100 GB)
DLT1
(Cartridge Capacity 40 GB)
ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
Operating
Library Throughput
Uncompressed
Compressed (2:1)
+50˚ to +104˚ F +50˚ to +104˚ F
+10˚ to +40˚ C +10˚ to +40˚ C
-40˚ to +140˚ F
-40˚ to +60˚ C
20 to 80%
10 to 95%
10 to 95%
+84.5˚ F
+29.2˚ C
+95˚ F
+35˚ C
+95˚ F
+35˚ C
2 Drives
4 Drives
2 Drives
4 Drives
DTL 7000 (5 MB/s)
36 GB/hr
72 GB/hr
72 GB/hr
144 GB/hr
Humidity
DLT 8000 (6 MB/s)
44 GB/hr
88 GB/hr
88 GB/hr
176 GB/hr
(non-condensing)
SDLT (10 MB/s)
72 GB/hr
144 GB/hr 144 GB/hr 288 GB/hr
LTO Ultrium (15 MB/s)
108 GB/hr 216 GB/hr 216 GB/hr 432 GB/hr
DLT1 (3 MB/s)
22 GB/hr
44 GB/hr
88 GB/hr
™
Supported Media
DLTtape III, DLTtape IV, SDLT Tape,
Ultrium Tape; any media, any slot
Initialization Time
2 min.
Average Cartridge Access Time 8 sec.
Robotics Control Interfaces
SCSI-3 Fast-Wide interface, LVD or HVD
Fibre Channel
Easy upgrade to Fibre Channel
Digital Vision System
StorageTek’s unique digital vision
system performs continuous
calibration and reads bar codes
Transporting
Temperature
Drive Data Rate
44 GB/hr
Storage
Wet Bulb
(max., noncondensing)
Altitude
-250 to 10,000 ft. (-76 to 3,048 m)
POWER SOURCE (Library Only)
Power Input
100–240 VAC @ 50–60 Hz
single phase (auto ranging)
Power Consumption (max.)
1.42 A @ 120 V, 0.75 A @ 240 V
180 VA or 0.18 KVA, 614 BTU/hr
AGENCY CERTIFICATIONS
Continuous Automatic
Calibration
No periodic maintenance or
alignment required
Safety
CSA standard CAN/CSA-C22.2 no. 950-95;
UL standard 1950, 3rd Edition; EN60950
AutoClean
Library or software-initiated tape
drive cleaning uses the dedicated
cleaning cartridge slot
Emissions
Import/Export Slot
2-cartridge slot CAP
(Cartridge Access Port)
FCC #47, Part 15, Subpart B, Class A;
VCCI Class A;
European Union CE emissions standards;
ICES-003 (Canada)
Immunity
European Union CE immunity standards
Operator Panel
User-friendly configuration, diagnostic
controls and status display
Automatic
Self-Configuration
Self-configuring for the quantity and
type of drives, slots and media
Non-Disruptive Serviceability
Hot-swappable drives and power supplies
Library Monitor
Embedded Web-based library
status monitor
High-Availability Features
Redundant power supplies for robotics
and tape drives
About StorageTek
StorageTek, a $2 billion worldwide company with headquarters in Louisville, Colo.,
delivers a broad range of storage solutions for digitized data.StorageTek solutions
are easy to manage and allow universal access to data across servers, media types
and storage networks. StorageTek is the innovator and global leader in virtual
storage solutions for tape automation, disk storage systems and storage networking.
Because of StorageTek, customers can manage and leverage their digital assets as
their businesses grow, and can maximize IT productivity to ensure enterprise-class
business continuity. For more information, see www.storagetek.com
<http://www.storagetek.com> or call 1.800.786.7835.
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