The Solution for Data
LTO-8 tape technology delivers high storage capacity, blazing fast transfer rates, easy-to-use functionality and steadfast reliability. Find key facts here, and additional information below.
LTO-8 tape storage can significantly reduce storage costs. One LTO-8 cartridge can hold 30TB* of compressed data, more than twice that compressed capacity over the previous generation.
LTO Ultrium-8 technology provides up to 750 MB/s* data transfer rates. That’s more than 2.7 TB per hour of blazing storage performance per drive.
LTO-8 technology delivers powerful tape drive-based 256-bit AES encryption to protect sensitive information.
LTO-8 drives are designed with backwards-compatible read-and-write capability with LTO-7 cartridges, protecting investments and easing implementation.
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*Assuming a 2.5:1 compression achieved with larger compression history buffer available beginning with LTO generation 6 drives.