Manufacturer’s Description

The HP StorageWorks DAT 40 tape drive is an entry level, dependable solution for small to medium server storage backup needs as well as enterprise networks. With its economical price, the DAT 40 Tape Drive provides outstanding value to customers in a wide range of organizations and networks. It is part of a long line of DDS products which continue to offer an excellent solution for storing data. The DAT 40 can store up to 40 GB of compressed information at an enhanced rate of 6 MB/sec making it the ideal product for storage-aware companies. With its low price, the DAT 40 offers a low cost of ownership. The DAT 40 has backwards compatibility with previous DDS technologies, making it a cost-effective solution to businesses protecting their previous investment. Additionally, the DAT 40 comes with HP's unique One Button Disaster Recovery (OBDR) providing customers the ability to restore their systems quickly and effortlessly with the touch of a single button, eliminating the need for backup disks and software. Other features include the TapeAlert for monitoring the tape drive and media and the HP StorageWorks Library and Tape Tools (L&TT) for troubleshooting. It is compatible with leading operating systems, servers, and backup software.

The Specs

General
System Type PC (Intel x86 Compatible)
Form Factor Width 5.25"
Form Factor Height Half-Height
Tape Format Tape - Digital Linear Tape (DLT)
Internal/External Internal
Interface Type Fast SCSI
URL http://www.hp.com/tape/datasheets/dlt40.html
Warranty Information Express Exchange
Additional Specifications
Disk Capacity (Compressed) 40 GB
Manufacturer Sku C5685C
Maximum Native Data Transfer Rate 3 MBps
Native Storage Capacity 20 GB
Interface Connection SCSI Internal - 50 pin Low Density
Weight 2.2 lbs
Drive Interface SCSI
Width 5.8 in
UPC (Not Specified)
Base Warranty 2 Years (24 Months)
Technical Support Phone Number 800-752-0900
Labor Warranty (Not Applicable)
Height 1.6 in
Media Change Time 15 SecondAverage
Humidity 5 to 95% Non-condensing Relative Humidity Shipping
Recording Method Helical Scan
Cable Connectors SCSI
Product Family Trade-Ready DDS
Class Floppy/Tape Drive
Technical Support URL http://www.hp.com/ghp/services.html
Input Current 500 mA5 V DC Typical
Brand Name HP
Case Pack Quantity 1
normalized-Weight 35.2 oz
Drive Height 1/2H
Depth 6.6 in
Disk Capacity (Uncompressed) 20 GB
Manufacturer Retail Type (Not Specified)
Drive Width 3.50"
Language Localization (Not Specified)
Shipping Weight 2.90 lb
Product Line StorageWorks
Geographic Localization (Not Specified)
Manufacturer Description SureStore DLT40
Parts Warranty (Not Applicable)
Compressed Storage Capacity 40 GB
Host Transfer Rate 3 MB/sec
Maximum Compressed Data Transfer Rate 6 MBps
Description Trade-Ready DDS 40 GB 20GB/40GB Fast SCSI DLT
Operating System (Not Specified)
Product Line Series Model 40 GB
SKU C5685C
Temperature -40F (-40C) to 158F (70C) Shipping
Access Time 50 Second Average Search
Category 4mm Tape
normalized-Height 40.64
Power Consumption 7.30 W Average
Vendor HEW
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Bays Required 1 x 3.5" 1/2H Front Accessible
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