StorageTek Tape Library “Large Capacity” Bundle from Synoptix

We have put together three StorageTek SL150 Tape Library bundles with massive 300 slot capacity, all in a 21RU configuration. Everything is included to get you going quickly, the system, delivery, installation and 5 year 24/7/365 Oracle Premier Support!

The three bundles are all the same bar the LTO drive version. Choose from LTO5, 6 or 7 […]

StorageTek SL150 Tape Library – now with LTO7

The Ultra low cost StorageTek SL150 Library (1-20 drive/ 30-300 slots) now supports IBM LTO-7 HH drives. LTO 7 drives have the ability to write 6.0 TB of native data to one LTO 7 cartridge. The increase in capacity with LTO 7 equates to a 2.4X improvement over LTO 6 and a 4x enhancement over LTO 5.  LTO 7 […]

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StorageTek SL150 Tape Library – now with up to 8 partitions.

The Ultra low cost StorageTek SL150 Library (1-20 drive/ 30-300 slots) now supports up to eight partitions, each with their own individual host. The library still only has one robotic arm so consolidating multiple backup services will require some consideration.

The library is a bridged device in that library commands are sent over the drive connection, […]

By |March 20th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

LTFS comes to the StorageTek SL150 Tape Library

The StorageTek Linear Tape File system (LTFS), Library Edition can now be used with the low cost StorageTek SL150 Library which scales from 30-300 LTO5/6 slots. This software sits on Linux on an entry level 1U/2U x86 server and manages the flow of data to and from the tape. The server presents a CIFS interface […]

By |July 23rd, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments