Sell LTO 5 Tapes

Sell LTO 5

A Cost Effective Backup For Business

Have you or someone you know been wondering how to sell LTO 5 tapes? That’s what we’re here for. Rather than building an inventory of surplus tapes around the workplace, We Buy Used Tape will help you sell LTO 5 storage media quickly, securely and at the highest market value. As the largest organizations in the world rely on tape backup for archiving, disaster recovery, and even cloud backup, there’s no reason to let good tape go to waste. Let us help you make money to support your infrastructure as your data requirements grow exponentially.

Sell LTO 5

What is LTO 5?

LTO Ultrium 5 media is designed to deliver excellent capacity and reliability at a lower cost per GB than other types of storage medium. IBM LTO Ultrium 5 helps reduce the number of cartridges and the amount of equipment, space and labor associated with tape-based storage. Additionally, it helps reduce the time associated with backup and restore operations by reducing the amount of cartridge handling, further lowering operational costs.

What is LTO 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.

LTO 5 Ultrium tape storage, is typically used for data backup, archiving and offline storage. LTO 5 can also be used for high-capacity transfers, in some cases physically moving terabytes of data faster than an upload to the cloud or a remote data center.

LTO 5 Specifications and Key Features

  • LTO 5 capacity: 1.5 TB native and 3 TB compressed data
  • LTO 5 speed: 140 MBps native, 280 MBps compressed
  • WORM Capable: Yes
  • Encryption Capable:  Yes
  • Max number of Partitions: 2

Save Costs

Lowered storage hardware costs with 52% lower dollar per gigabyte (GB) compared with previous generations LTO tape and greater return on technology investments.

Save Space

Decrease manual involvement by IT managers for tape operations and reduce the physical storage space required for backup cartridges with up to 3 TB (with 2:1 compression) of capacity in a single cartridge.

Improved Reliability

Improved security in transit through hardware-based encryption, enhancing data reliability, and improving tape media deterioration by optimizing data movement.

How to Sell LTO 5

  1. Send us your list. (include Brand, Quantity, and Condition)
  2. Our data supply experts will audit your LTO 5 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 LTO 5 tape cartridges we purchase.

LTO 5 Buyback

Part NumberManufacturerDescriptionWe Purchase
02H9YHDELLLTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used
16008030FUJILTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used
C7975AHPLTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used
46X1290IBMLTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used
27672IMATIONLTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used
229323MAXELLLTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used
MRL5MQN01QUANTUMLTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used
LTX1500GSONYLTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used
61857TDKLTO-5 Ultrium Tape 1.5/3.0TBNew and Used