IBM System Storage TS1130 Tape Drive

Addresses information security, retention and compliance

Recording technique Linear Serpentine
Number of tracks 1152
Native capacity (uncompressed) 1 TB (using JB/JX media), 640 GB (using JA/JW media) or 128 GB (using JJ/JR media)
Native sustained data rate (uncompressed) 160 MBps
Adaptive instantaneous data rates 163, 134, 109, 83, 56, 43 MBps for 3592 JB cartridges initialized in Gen 3 format 150, 127, 104, 78, 52, 40 MBps for 3592 JB cartridges initialized in Gen 2 format 71, 59, 47, 36, 24, 19, 13 MBps for 3592 JA cartridges initialized in Gen 1 format
Burst data rate 400 MBps
High-speed search (max) 12.4 mps
Warranty One year
Physical characteristics    
Dimensions 95 mm H x 198 mm W x 467 mm D (3.8 in x 7.8 in x 18.4 in)
Weight 5.7 kg (12 lbs 7 oz)
Operating environment    
Temperature with media 16° to 32° C (60° to 90° F)
Relative humidity 20% to 80% non-condensing (limited by media)
Wet bulb maximum 26° C (78.8° F)
Heat output 307 BTU/hr
Power dissipation (drive and integrated blower) 46 Watts
Platform Support    
  Platform Operating System
IBM Power Systems IBM AIX®, IBM i1, Linux
System p IBM AIX and Linux
System i IBM i1 and IBM OS/400®1
System x see open system support
System z IBM z/OS®, IBM z/VM®, IBM VSE™, and Linux
Open Systems Hewlett-Packard HP-UX
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Servers with Intel® or AMD processors Red Hat
Servers with Intel® or AMD processors Red Hat
SUSE Linux®
Microsoft® Windows
Encryption support   z/OS, z/VM, IBM VSE, IBM i, AIX, HP, Sun, Linux and Windows

1 WORM support not available.

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