HP StorageWorks MSL4048 AH172A 2 Ultrium 920 Drive Tape Library

  • Manufacturer :HP
  • Model Number :AH172A
  • Condition :Refurbished

The HP MSL4048 LTO Ultrium 920 Tape Library offers up to 38.4 TB of compressed storage capacity in only an 4U form factor and is available in a variety of configurations. The MSL4048 Tape Library provides your choice of Ultrium 920 Tape Drives. You can be sure that the MSL4048 LTO Ultrium 920 meets the highest performance standards of larger tape libraries with a rating of 2 million mean swaps between failures. The MSL4048 LTO Ultrium 920 enables you to easily manage your media both in and out of the library with a standard bar code reader and four 12-slot removable magazines. As your data protection needs increase, simply add additional performance or capacity to your MSL4048 LTO Ultrium 920 tape library with tool-free drive upgrade kits.

AH172A Product Overview

    Technical Information

  • Number of Cartridge Slots:     48
  • Number of Drives Installed:     2
  • Drive Type:     LTO-3
  • Native Storage Capacity:     19.20 TB
  • Compressed Storage Capacity:     38.40 TB
  • Recording Method:     Linear Serpentine
  • Scalability:     4 x Drive
  • Barcode Reader:     Yes
  • Maximum Native Data Transfer Rate:     120 MBps
  • Maximum Compressed Data Transfer Rate:     240 MBps

    Storage Media

  • Formats Supported:     LTO-3 (Read/Write)


  • SCSI:     Yes
  • Network (RJ-45):     Yes

    Physical Characteristics

  • Rack Height:     4U
  • Height:     6.8"
  • Width:     17.5"
  • Depth:     30.5"
  • Weight (Approximate):     65.91 lb

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