IBM 3490E model F11

IBM 3490E model F11

IBM 3490E model F11
The IBM 3490E Magnetic Tape Subsystem Enhanced Capability rack-mounted Model F11 was announced in February 1997. It achieved a sustained data transfer rate of 3MB a second (up to 6.8MB with Improved Data Recording Capability enabled) and its integrated autoloader allowed up to 8GB (24GB compressed) of magnetic tape storage in two cubic feet of space.