IBM LTO Ultrium 4 800 GB Data Cartridge

High capacity tape media designed for high reliability

Highlights

IBM Total Storage LTO Ultrium 800 GB Data Cartridge

High-capacity media for data storage growth

IBM is delivering high-capacity LTO Generation 4 media that helps provide clients the ability to address the demanding growth in data storage.

Increased cartridge capacity helps reduce the amount of equipment, space and human intervention required for daily tape operations. In addition, it helps reduce the number of cartridges and time associated with backup and restore operations, thus helping lower operational costs.

Features you need

With the IBM LTO Ultrium 4 800 GB Data Cartridge, IBM continues to focus on providing high quality, high-reliability tape technology for your business. Clients can further protect data by using this high capacity cartridge with LTO 4 encryption enabled drives. These cartridges continue to be part of a long line of IBM data cartridges designed to improve data integrity for organizations around the world.

The cartridges have been optimized and tested extensively for use in IBM LTO tape drives and libraries to help maximize performance, minimize data loss and improve data longevity. They are designed to withstand rigors of normal use in stand-alone and automated environments. Each cartridge is embedded with an LTO Cartridge Memory (LTO-CM) chip, which is designed to enable fast, simultaneous transfer of cartridge-dependent data with IBM tape drives during media load and unload cycles. The green cartridge color helps distinguish it from previous generations of IBM LTO Ultrium Media.

The IBM LTO Ultrium 4 800 GB Data Cartridge can be used in products featuring LTO Generation 4 tape technology. As your storage needs grow, your data cartridge can continue providing value to help maximize your investment.

Common features

Hardware summary

Feature Benefits
800 GB (1.6 TB with 2:1 compression) tape capacity
Rigorous testing and optimization
Write once, read many (WORM) capability
IBM’s statistical media read/write analysis stored on the cartridge
LTO Cartridge Memory (LTO-CM) chip
Green standard cartridge color
Two-tone WORM cartridge color
Adheres to the Linear Tape-Open™ standard
Characteristics Linear serpentine recording half-inch cartridge
Media Type Metal Particle (MP)
Cartridge physical capacity 800 GB (1.6 TB with 2:1 compression)
Rewritable cartridge LTO Ultrium 800 GB rewritable Data Cartridge (800/1.6 TB*)
WORM cartridge LTO Ultrium 800 GB WORM Cartridge (800/1.6 TB*)
Physical and magnetic characteristics
Substrate Polyethylene Naphthalate (PEN)
Substrate thickness 0.00020 in (5.0 microns)
Total tape thickness 0.00026 in (6.6 microns)
Tape length 2690 ft (820 m)
Magnetic coercivity 215,700 A/m or 2710 Oe
Physical dimensions
Cartridge size 4.02 in L x 4.15 in W x 0.85 D (102.0 mm x 105.4 mm x 21.5 mm)
Data cartridge weight 0.441 lbs (200 grams)
Cleaning cartridge weight 0.254 lbs (115 grams)
Safety characteristics

Toxicity: Nonhazardous to human health in anticipated use

Flammability: Self-extinguishing per UL94

Environmental recommendations
Operating conditions 50-113° F (10-45° C); 10-80% RH; 79° F (26° C) wet bulb max
Short-term storage conditions 61-95° F (16-35° C); 20-80% RH; 79° F (26° C) wet bulb max
Long-term storage conditions 61-77° F (16-25° C); 20-50% RH; 79° F (26° C) wet bulb max
Shipping conditions -9 to 120° F (-23 to 49° C); 20-80% RH; 79° F (26° C) wet bulb max
Cartridge disposal Classified as nonhazardous waste per EPA regulation 40CFR261; can be disposed of as normal office trash
Machine Type, Model (Part numbers)

LTO Ultrium 800 GB Data Cartridge 3589-011 (p/n 95P4436)

LTO Ultrium 800 GB WORM Cartridge 3589-033 (p/n 95P4450)

LTO Ultrium Universal Cleaning Cartridge 3589-004 (p/n 35L2086)

Limited lifetime warranty Free from defects in workmanship and materials for 5 years