Tape Drives

Tributary Systems has a wide selection of Tape Drives. From manual load tabletop devices to Integrity and Blade Systems, Tributary has a Tape Drive to fit your needs.

HP M8805A LTO 6 FC Tape Drive

The HP M8805A LTO 6 represents HP's sixth-generation of LTO tape drive technology capable of storing up to 6.25TB per cartridge. The M8805A provides investment protection with full read and write backward support with LTO-6 and LTO-5 media, and the ability to read LTO-4 media. By nearly doubling the capacity of previous generation LTO Ultrium drives, HP customers now require fewer data cartridges to meet their storage needs, significantly reducing their IT costs and increasing their ROI.

HP M8705A LTO 5 FC Tape Drive

The HP M8705A LTO 5 represents HP's fifth-generation of LTO tape drive technology capable of storing up to 3TB per cartridge. The M8705A provides investment protection with full read and write backward support with LTO-4 media, and the ability to read LTO-3 media. By nearly doubling the capacity of previous generation LTO Ultrium drives, HP customers now require fewer data cartridges to meet their storage needs, significantly reducing their IT costs and increasing their ROI.

HP M8706A / M8707A / M8708A LTO 5 FC Tape Drive

The HP M870xA LTO-5 FC tape drives provide direct connectivity to HP NonStop Integrity NS-Series and Blade System servers for use in a tape library configuration. They are the fifth generation of the Ultrium tape drive family, and deliver a capacity of up to 3 Terabytes (assuming two-to-one data compression) on a single cartridge.

HP M8607A / M8608A / M8609A / M8610A LTO 4 FC Tape Drive

The M8607A/M8608A/M8609A/M8610A LTO Gen 4 FC based tape drives are small, reliable, high-performance tape drives for use in the MRL50 (M8607A), CTL700/CTL700M (M8608A), SL8500 (M8610A), and as a manual tabletop (M8609A) on HP Integrity NonStop™ servers. These drives have a native capacity of 800 GB per cartridge as well as a sustained native transfer rate of 120 MB/second.

HP M8505 LTO 3 FC Tape Drive

The HP model M8505 LTO 3 tape drive provides direct fibre channel connectivity to Integrity NonStop servers with manual operation in a tabletop configuration.  The M8505 has a native capacity of 400 GB per cartridge as well as a sustained native transfer rate of 40 MB/second.

HP 5344 DAT 160 Tape Drive

The HP Model 5344 DAT 160 tabletop manual load tape drive is based on the Digital Data Storage (DDS) format, and is designed for NonStop Integrity NS-Series servers and Blade systems.  The tape drive delivers a capacity of up to 160 GB compressed on a single data cartridge.

Tributary 9840 FC Tape Drive

The crypto-ready 9840D FC tape drive is the newest member of the 9840 tape drive family, and provides fast data access, fast recall, and high throughput. It has a native capacity of 75 GB on a single cartridge, nearly two times more than the 9840C tape drive.