About Maxell LTO4
Maxell, a technology leader in data storage and backup tape, meets companies’ growing demand for storing and backing-up digital information by offering Maxell LTO Ultrium 4. The Maxell LTO4 data cartridge incorporates new technology including data encryption and other security features for meeting government policies and regulations. Maxell LTO-4 offers 800GB native, or 1.6TB with 2:1 data compression. Performance is also improved with a transfer rate of 240MB/s. This boost in performance is not the only advancement: LTO-4 incorporates additional support for advanced data protection and security features. LTO-4 will continue to support the write-once, read-many (WORM) functionality and will now support 256-bit AES encryption.
Maxell LTO4 Specifications
- Maxell LTO-4 tape capacity: Up to 800GB native and up to 1.6TB compressed
- Maxell LTO-4 Transfer Rate: Up to 240MB/sec for faster backup and enhanced cost efficiency
- WORM (Write Once Read Many) Solution
Maxell LTO Ultrium 4 Features and Benefits
Maxell completed the world’s first LTO Ultrium 4 data cartridge compliance verification process including an exhaustive series of tests to confirm interchange compatibility with other drives and media. Upon completion of the tests, users of Maxell LTO Ultrium products can be 100% confident of compatibility and interchangeability between Maxell LTO Ultrium media and all brands of Ultrium drives and media. Maxell has a successful track record with LTO compliance testing and was first to pass the Ultrium 1, Ultrium 2 and Ultrium 3 data cartridge compliance verification process, as well.
With a compressed transfer rate of up to 240MB/sec and storage capacity of up to 1.6TB, Maxell’s Ultrium 4 data cartridge is the fourth generation in the LTO Ultrium technology roadmap which extends to capacities of up to 3.2TB. The new technology provides two times the capacity of LTO 3 data cartridge and a transfer rate that is 50 percent faster. The LTO Ultrium 4 technology is backward compatible with earlier generations, allowing LTO Ultrium 4 end-users continued access to Ultrium 2 & 3 tape archives to extend their investments made in previous versions. The Maxell LTO Ultrium 4 data cartridge may be used in all 4 Ultrium drives.
New to Ultrium tape technology, the LTO Ultrium 4 format features encryption capabilities designed to enable hardware-based writing of encrypted data to the LTO Ultrium data cartridge, helping to protect the storage and transport of sensitive information. The LTO Ultrium 4 format also features the WORM (Write Once, Read Many) functionality that debuted in LTO Ultrium 3 products, allowing secure backup and storage of critical data for legal support and regulatory compliance such as Sarbanes Oxley, HIPAA and SEC 17a-4.
See the List of LTO4 Tapes We Purchase Below
|26592||IMATION||LTO-4 Ultrium Tape 800GB/1.6TB|
|183906||MAXELL||LTO-4 Ultrium Tape 800GB/1.6TB|
|26247007||FUJI||LTO-4 Ultrium Tape 800GB/1.6TB|
|003-4391-01||SUN||LTO-4 Ultrium Tape 800GB/1.6TB|
|0YN156||DELL||LTO-4 Ultrium Tape 800GB/1.6TB|
|95P4436||IBM||LTO-4 Ultrium Tape 800GB/1.6TB|
|C7974A||HP||LTO-4 Ultrium Tape 800GB/1.6TB|
|MR-L4MQN-01||QUANTUM||LTO-4 Ultrium Tape 800GB/1.6TB|