Dell DDS5 / DAT72

dell dds5 / dat72

Dell DDS5 / DAT72 4mm Data Tape Cartridge: 36GB Native - 72GB Compressed
Part # 0W3552

  • Dell DDS5 / DAT72 4mm cartridge
  • Part # 0W3552
  • Compatible with DAT72 Tape Drive

Compact and reliable, with superior cost-performance. DDS (4mm) are the ideal solution to high-volume backup and archiving requirements. These 72GB (compressed) capacity, easy-to-handle compact cartridges provide cost efficient backup and long-term archiving for years.

DELL DDS5 / DAT72 Performance

The DELL DDS5 / DAT72 data cartridge delivers the backup needs of a very wide range of organizations and networks. As a DDS compliant drive with backwards read and write compatibility, the DAT72 tape cartridge offers customers real value with the balance of cost, capacity and performance that they need in backing up their data. With broad server hardware, backup software and operating system connectivity it is second to none in ensuring the customer has no need to worry about the security of their data.

Features and Benefits

Increases capacity with 36 GB native storage on a single DDS format cartridge Built upon proven, reliable DDS technology Lowers the cost of ownership for small and medium sized organizations compared to AIT and DLT VS with superior cost per GB Reinforced by DELL’s unique media testing and qualification process for maximum reliability in backup and restore Blue cartridge shell for ease of identification in mixed media archives where older versions of DDS media may be in use

Improved capacity: supports capacities up to 72 GB Value-for-money: better than DLT VS, AIT or SLR-60 Reliable: seamlessly evolves existing DDS technology Easy to use: no new learning for DDS-3 and DDS-4 users Distinctive: DAT 72 cartridges are blue for ease of recognition

Tested to extremes in DELL’s media laboratory, to a level of specification unique to Hewlett-Packard. Many of the test procedures required for DELL Brand qualification are not required for the industry standard logo tests. 36 GB (native), 72 GB (2:1) Supports transfer speeds of 3 MB/s (native), 6 MB/s (2:1) Unique blue cartridge shell Compatible with all DELL and non-DELL DAT 72 tape products

Tape Specifications

  • Tape Capacity:Up to 36GB native and up to 72GB compressed (2:1)
  • Transfer Rate: Up to 3.2MB/sec
  • WORM Capable: (Write Once Read Many) Solution Help address todays tough regulatory and compliance needs with a write once read many data cartridge
dell dds5 / dat72
dell dat72 drive