IBM System Storage TS1140 Tape Drive

Addresses data protection and long term retention

IBM TS1140 tape drive at a glance
Characteristics
Recording technique Linear serpentine
Number of tracks 2560
Native capacity (uncompressed) 4 TB (using JC/JY media), 1.6 TB (using JB/JX media), or 500 GB (using JK media)
Native sustained data rate (uncompressed) 250 MBps
Adaptive instantaneous data rates 13 speeds, from 76 MBps to 251 MBps, for 3592 JC/JK/JY cartridges initialized in Gen 4 format
13 speeds, from 74 MBps to 203 MBps, for 3592 JB/JX cartridges initialized in Gen 4 format
13 speeds, from 41 MBps to 163 MBps, for 3592 JB/JX cartridges initialized in Gen 3 format
13 speeds, from 39 MBps to 151 MBps, for 3592 JB/JX cartridges initialized in Gen 2 format
13 speeds, from 36 MBps to 144 MBps, for 3592 JA/JJ/JR/JW cartridges initialized in Gen 3 or Gen 2 format
13 speeds, from 18 MBps to 72 MBps, for 3592 JA/JJ/JR/JW cartridges initialized in Gen 1 format
Burst data rate 800 MBps
High-speed search (maximum) 12.4 mps
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 3592-E07
95 mm H x 198 mm W x 467 mm D (3.8 in. H x 7.8 in. W x 18.4 in. D)
3592-EH7
95 mm Hx 150 mm W x 374 mm D (3.8 in. H x 5.9 in. W x 14.7 in D)
Weight 3592-E07 5.7 kg (12 lb 7 oz) 3592-EH7 3.97 kb ( 8 lb 9 oz)
Operating environment
Temperature with media 16°C to 32°C (60°F to 90°F)
Relative humidity 20% to 80% non-condensing (limited by media)
Wet bulb maximum 26°C (78.8°F)
Maximum continuous operating power dissipation (drive and integrated blower) 51 Watts
Platform support
  Platform Operating system
IBM IBM® Power Systems™ IBM AIX®, IBM i, Linux
  IBM System p® AIX and Linux
  IBM System i® IBM i and IBM OS/400®
  IBM System x® see open system support
  IBM System z® IBM z/OS®, IBM z/VM®, IBM z/VSE® and Linux
Open systems Hewlett-Packard HP-UX
  Oracle Solaris
  Servers with Intel or AMD processors SUSE Linux
Red Hat
Microsoft Windows
Encryption support   z/OS, z/VM, z/VSE IBM i, AIX, HP, Sun, Linux and Windows
Warranty One year

Tape Controller Model C07 for System z at a glance
Characteristics
Number of IBM FICON® interfaces up to 4
FICON maximum channel link speed 400 MBps
FICON long wavelength maximum distance (unrepeated, single link to controller) 100 km
FICON short wavelength maximum distance (unrepeated, single link to controller) 150 m
Warranty One year
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 172 mm H × 442 mm W × 573 mm D (6.8 in. H × 17.4 in. W × 22.6 in. D)
Weight 35 kg (78 lb)
Operating environment
Temperature with media 16°C to 32°C (60°F to 90°F)
Relative humidity 20% to 80% non-condensing (limited by media)
Wet bulb maximum 23°C (73.4°F)
Heat output 2.05 BTU/hr.
Power requirements 600 Watts