Sell DDS 5 Tapes

Sell DDS5 / DAT72

Stress Free and Straightforward Backup

Ever thought, “How do I sell DDS5 DAT72 tape?” Instead of building an inventory of surplus tapes around the workplace, We Buy Used Tape will buy your DDS5 / DAT72 quickly, at maximum market value. believe it or not, some of the largest organizations in the world rely on tape backup for archiving, disaster recovery, and even cloud backup as their data requirements grow exponentially. 

Sell DDS5 / DAT72

What is DDS5 / DAT72?

Digital Data Storage (DDS) is a format for storing computer data on a Digital Audio Tape (DAT). DDS is traditionally the most dependable and durable technology ever established within the tape market. Supported by a thorough media qualification process, the DAT 72 data cartridge, 72 GB (170m) supports the DAT 72 tape drive. DAT 72 data cartridges offer stress free and straight forward backup. The new platform is capable of protecting nearly 11 GB/hour of data and storing up to 36 GB on one piece of HP DAT 72 media (80% more capacity than DDS-4).

What is DDS7 / DAT320 Used For? 

In today’s data center, tape storage is being replaced by disk and other recent data storage methods. However, tape technology still has its benefits. Tape is better fit for long-term storage and archiving than disk storage thanks to its reduced cost, higher capacity and transportability.

DAT72 tapes balance value and performance with a variety of capacity, performance, and connectivity options. DDS5 tape technology continues to meet the needs of the small and midsize business market for reliable, cost-effective tape backup solution. DDS 5 / DAT 72 the first choice for data protection for many small and medium businesses with low-end and mid-range servers and workstations.  DAT 72 stores up to 36 GB uncompressed (72 GB compressed) on a 170 m cartridge. The DAT 72 standard was developed by HP and Certance. It has the same form-factor as DDS-3 and -4 and is sometimes referred to as DDS-5.

DDS5 / DAT 72 Specifications

  • DAT 72 capacity: 80GB native 160GB compressed
  • DAT 72 speed: 24MB/s compressed or 86.4GB/hr
  • Archival Storage Life:  30 years

Key Features

  1. Future proof with 8-generation roadmap
  2. Proven reliability MTBF of 125,000 hrs at 100% duty cycle
  3. Write Once, Read Many (WORM) for regulatory compliance
  4. Enhanced data protection with AES 256-bit Encryption
  5. The lowest power consumption of any tape drive on the market

How to Sell DDS7 / DAT 320

  1. Send us your list. (include Brand, Quantity, and Condition)
  2. Our data supply experts will audit your DDS5 / DAT72 tapes and make an offer.
  3. We pay shipping! (Including labels, trucks, and other security needs.) 
  4. At our secure facility, tapes are held under 24-hour surveillance.
  5. Tapes are inspected and erased 100% of data. 
  6. Certificate of Data Destruction provided along with payment

Below is a list of DDS5 / DAT72 tape cartridges we purchase.

Part NumberManufacturerDescriptionWe Purchase
01X023DELL4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew ONLY
26049006FUJI4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew Only
C5709AHP4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew Only
59H3090IBM4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew Only
21F8763IBM4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew Only
45382IMATION4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew Only
186990MAXELL4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew Only
DGD15CLSONY4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew Only
89615VERBATIM4mm DDS Cleaning CartridgeNew Only
0W3552DELL4mm 170m DDS-5 DAT-72 Tape Cartridge 36/72GBNew and Used
26046172FUJI4mm 170m DDS-5 DAT-72 Tape Cartridge 36/72GBNew and Used
C8010AHP4mm 170m DDS-5 DAT-72 Tape Cartridge 36/72GBNew and Used
18P7912IBM4mm 170m DDS-5 DAT-72 Tape Cartridge 36/72GBNew and Used
17204IMATION4mm 170m DDS-5 DAT-72 Tape Cartridge 36/72GBNew and Used
200200MAXELL4mm 170m DDS-5 DAT-72 Tape Cartridge 36/72GBNew and Used
DGAT72SONY4mm 170m DDS-5 DAT-72 Tape Cartridge 36/72GBNew and Used
DC4-170TDK4mm 170m DDS-5 DAT-72 Tape Cartridge 36/72GBNew and Used