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HPE 1/8 LTO-9 Ultrium Tape Autoloader
HPE 1/8 LTO-9 Ultrium Tape Autoloader


HPE StoreEver MSL Entry-level Tape Automation products help SMB customers to meet long-term data retention requirements, as well as provide air-gapped data protection from the growing threat of ransomware.

The HPE MSL 1/8 autoloader and HPE StoreEver MSL2024 tape library offer broad capacity options including LTO-9, LTO-8, LTO-7, or LTO-6 Ultrium drives. HPE CVTL makes the MSL 1/8 Autoloader and the MSL2024 tape library easy to manage from any location, mitigating the need for remote office IT staff.

Simply manage tape media in and out of the library with the standard bar code reader, configurable mail slots, and removable magazines. If a tape were lost or stolen, protect important business data from unauthorized access with data encryption.

Quickly increase capacity and/or performance with tool-free drive upgrades in the MSL 1/8 Autoloader or MSL2024 tape library, or move tape drive kits to the MSL3040 or MSL6480 for library scalability and additional enterprise class features.

Key Features

Exceptional Storage Density, Flexibility, and Protection

  • 360 TB with HPE MSL 1/8 autoloader, 1.1 PB with HPE MSL2024 (2.5:1 compression using LTO-9 tape cartridges).

  • Protect critical business data from the growing threat of ransomware attacks by providing an 'air-gap' that keeps data offline.

  • Increase capacity and/or performance with tool-free drive upgrade kits.

  • Safeguard your data in the library, and when it’s offsite with several security encryption offerings. Select from either the low-cost HPE StoreEver MSL encryption kit for small to medium business or leverage larger enterprise encryption options with support of KMIP compliant encryption key servers.

Easy to Use and Manage

  • HPE Command View for Tape Libraries (CVTL) provides an easy-to-use web-based remote management interface that mitigates the need for remote office IT staff.

  • Easily manage your media both in or out of the tape autoloader/library with a standard bar code reader and removable magazines.

  • Proactively monitor utilization, operational performance, and overall life and health of the library, drives and media with HPE TapeAssure Advanced which is a licensed feature of CVTL. TapeAssure Advanced data is presented in graphs and charts within the CVTL interface.

Proven Reliability

  • HPE StoreEver tape products work with industry-leading servers, operating systems and backup software.

  • Long term data archiving with a specified 30-year media shelf life in normal ambient conditions.

HPE 1/8 LTO-9 Ultrium Tape Autoloader
Drive Description - LTO-9 Ultrium 45000, LTO-8 Ultrium 30750, LTO-7 Ultrium 15000, LTO-6 Ultrium 6250 1x drive per autoloader
Storage Capacity - 360 TB (LTO-9) compressed 2.5:1
Data Transfer Rate - 1.08 TB/hr (1x LTO-9)
Cartridge Slots Included - 8
Maximum Drives per Enclosure - 1
Host Interface - 8 Gb/sec Fibre Channel 6 Gb/sec SAS (LTO-6, LTO-7, LTO-8) 12 Gb/sec SAS (LTO-9)
Encryption Type - AES 256-bit
Form Factor - 1U