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HP 1/8 G2 Ultrium 920 Tape Autoloader

Cost-effective, easy-to-install, unattended backup.

The HP 1/8 G2 autoloader combines incredible storage density and tape library features into a compact 1U form factor. Capable of up to 24 TB of compressed capacity in only a 1U form factor, the autoloader is well equipped to offer room for uncertain data growth. Web-based remote management offers the capability to quickly and easily access, configure, monitor, and troubleshoot the autoloader that will reduce dependencies on local IT staff while allowing multiple sites to be supported centrally.
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Protect confidential business information with native encryption, ensuring that if a tape is lost or stolen your data is protected from unauthorized access. Proactively monitor utilization, operational performance, as well as life and health information for both the drive and media with TapeAssure.

Exceptional Storage Density

  • Up to 12.8 TB of compressed capacity in only a 1U form factor using an Ultrium 1760 tape drive.

Easy to Manage and Use

  • Each autoloader includes one mail slot, two removable 4-slot magazines for bulk loading of media, and a convenient bulk storage unit for moving media offsite.
  • The bar code reader provides faster inventory times and facilitates tracking of media.
  • Access, configure, monitor, and troubleshoot the 1/8 G2 Tape Autoloader with the web-based remote management feature reducing the need for remote office IT staff.

Full Featured

  • Proactively monitor drive and media utilization, operational performance, life and health information for drive and media with TapeAssure.
  • Offers a high level encryption capability with the HP 1/8 G2 Encryption Kit. The kit is quickly installed into an LTO-5 or LTO-4 Ultrium autoloader and maintains up to 100 encryption keys ensuring data privacy to secure confidential business information for tape cartridges located on or off site.
  • Everything needed is included in the box. The 1/8 G2 includes HP Data Protector Express Basic backup and recovery software.
Manufacturer HP
Part No. AP707AM
Width 589
Height 224
Depth 987
Weight [Kg] 21.10
Rack Units 1 U
Tape Capacity Compressed 6.4 TB
Tape Capacity Native 3.2 TB
Max. Data Rate 432 GB/hr
Cassette Type Ultrium 920
# of Cartridge Slots 8
# of Tape Drives 1
Mean Exchange / Swap Between Failure (MEBF/MSBF) 2 Million robot load/unload cycles
Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) 100,000 hours (based on 1M MSBF)
Host Interface / Link Speeds 3Gb/sec SAS (LTO 5, 4, 3);
Ultra320 LVD SCSI (LTO 4, 3)
Integrated Data Services Mini-SAS (located on back of 1/8 G2 SAS models only);
68-pin HDTS (located on back of 1/8 G2 SCSI models only);

(1) RJ-45 (located on back of 1/8 G2);
(1) USB port (located on back of 1/8 G2)
AP707AM; AH558A; AH165A