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HP C7972A LTO-2 Backup Tape Cartridge 200/400 GB



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HP C7972A LTO-2 Backup Tape Cartridge 200/400 GB


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Detailed Specifications

C7972A Overview

HP C7972A LTO-2 Backup Tape Cartridge 200/400 GB

Backed by HP's C7972A exhaustive media qualification process, the HP C7972A Ultrium 400 GB Data Cartridge supports the launch of the HP StorageWorks 460 Tape Drive. Building on the class-leadership of the Linear Tape Open standard, HP Ultrium 2 cartridges provide exceptional reliability with best-in-class high performance; the new format minimizes network interruption by being capable of protecting nearly 216 GB/hour of data and storing up to 400 GB on one piece of media (double the capacity of Ultrium 1 tapes).

Linear Tape Open (LTO) C7972A Ultrium-2 (200/400GB) Cartridge. Reliable high-capacity storage and long archival life. The second generation of LTO, Ultrium-2 (LTO2) has a native capacity of 200 GB per cartridge and a native transfer rate up to 40MB/second. The C7972A tape has a unique memory chip embedded to deliver superior reliability and faster searching. HP LTO-2 has advanced features to assure its stable tracking, superior compatibility, unprecedented media durability and longer useful life.

HPE C7972A LTO Ultrium cartridges meet all your demands for maximum reliability when restoring data, offering high storage density, ease of management and scalable storage and backup performance. Covering seven generations of capacity - LTO-1 (200 GB), LTO-2 (400 GB), LTO-3 (800 GB), LTO-4 (1.6 TB), LTO-5 (3 TB), LTO-6 (6.25 TB), LTO-7 (15 TB) – and with transfer speeds of up to 2.5 TB/hr for LTO-7, there is a platform for every need and budget.

Features C7972A :

  • Ultra-high-capacity storage and long archival life.
  • Capacity: 200 GB (native) / 400GB (compressed) C7972A
  • Transfer Speed: 40MB/sec (native) / 80MB/sec (Max. compressed)

HP C7972A LTO2 Ultrium II Data Tape Cartridge

HP C7972A is a LTO Ultrium 2 tape cartridge with a tape length of 609 meters and native data storage capacity of 200GB that can be expanded up to 400GB when compressed. HP C7972A features the use of a robust tape leader pin technology to ensure proper tape loading for thousands of cycles and greatly reduces the potential for any damage. The HP C7972A LTO-2 Ultrium tape cartridge is compatible with all LTO-2 and LTO-3 tape drives and auto-libraries. This tape cartridge has a rugged exterior designed for the most intensive automation environments. The HP C7972A tape cartridge incorporates an active internal head cleaner to extend tape and drive head life and also features a Cartridge Memory (CM) chip that greatly improves the performance and reliability of the tape.
HP offers a life-time warranty on the LTO-2 Ultrium C7972A Ultrium Data Tape Cartridge.
Product Description HP C7972A - 1 x LTO Ultrium 200 GB / 400 GB - Ultrium 2 - storage media
Device Type Storage media - LTO Ultrium C7972A
Media Included Qty 10 C7972A
Native Capacity 200 GB C7972A
Compressed Capacity 400 GB
Tape Length 609 m
Recording Standard Ultrium 2 C7972A

Recording Capacity 200 MB/ 400 MB
Tape Length (m) 609
Archival Storage Life 30 Years
Warranty Limited Lifetime
LTO Technology LTO-2
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