IBM LTO PRODUCT GUIDE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Part Numbers

Generation 9

WORM     

Encryption

Partitioning

Generation 8

Encryption

Partitioning

Generation 7

WORM     

Encryption

Partitioning

Generation 6

WORM     

Encryption

Partitioning

Generation 5

WORM     

Encryption

Partitioning

02XW568

02XW568L

02XW572 Library Pack

02XW569 WORM

01PL041

01PL041L

01PL054 Library Pack

01PL042 WORM

38L7302

38L7302L

38L7315 Library Pack

38L7303 WORM

00V7590

00V7590L

00V7594 Library Pack

00V7591 WORM

46X1290

46X6666

46X2012 Library Pack

46X1292 WORM

Capacity Native/Compressed 18/45 TB* 12/30 TB* 6/15 TB* 2.5/6.25 TB* 1.5/3 TB
Cartridge Color Green Brick Red Purple Black Brick Red
Transfer 400 MB per second 360 MB per second 300 MB per second 160 MB per

second

140 MB per second
Tape Length 1035 meters 960 meters 960 meters 846 meters 846 meters
Write/Read 6.05 m/sec 5.65 m/sec 5.1 m/sec 6.83 m/sec 6.25 m/sec
Particle Barium Ferrite (BaFe) Barium Ferrite (BaFe) Barium Ferrite (BaFe) Barium Ferrite (BaFe) Metal Particle (MP)
Tracks 8960 6656 3584 2176 1280

 

Accessory: LTO Ultrium Universal Cleaning Cartridge 35L2086 or 35L2087 labeled

Compatible with all LTO drives generations 1-9

*Assumes 2.5:1 compression

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LTO Gen 9 Drive

LTO Gen 9

Cartridge

18TB /45TB

LTO Gen 8

Cartridge

12TB /30TB

LTO Gen 7

Cartridge

6TB / 15TB

LTO Gen 6

Cartridge

2.5 TB /6.25TB

LTO Gen 5

Cartridge

1.5TB /3TB

Read & Write Read & Write      
LTO Gen 8 Drive   Read & Write Read & Write    
LTO Gen 7 Drive     Read & Write Read & Write Read Only
LTO Gen 6 Drive       Read & Write Read & Write
LTO Gen 5 Drive         Read & Write

 

 

LTO Ultrium Media

Machine Type and Model (MTM) & Part Numbers

3589-004 5 35L2086 LTO Universal Cleaning Cartridge 35L2086
3589-010 20 95P4436 LTO Ultrium 4 -800GB Data Cartridgew/label 95P4437
3589-011 20 95P4436 LTO Ultrium 4-800GB Data Cartridge 95P4436
3589-015 20 46X1290 LTO Ultrium 5-1.5TB Data Cartridge 46X1290
3589-014 20 46X1290 LTO Ultrium 5- 1.5TB Data Cartridge w/label 46X6666
NA 20 46X1292 LTO Ultrium 5 – 1.5TB WORM Cartridge 46X1292
NA 20 46X1292 LTO Ultrium 5 -1.5TB WORM Cartridge w/label 46X4444
3589-650 20 00V7590 LTO Ultrium 6- 2.5TB Data Cartridge 00V7590
3589-550 20 00V7590 LTO Ultrium 6- 2.5TB Data Cartridge w/label 00V7590L
NA 20 00V7591 LTO Ultrium 6- 2.5TB WORM Cartridge 00V7591
NA 20 00V7591 LTO Ultrium 6 – 2.5TB WORM Cartridge w/label 00V7591L
3589-651 20 38L7302 LTO Ultrium 7- 6TB Data Cartridge 38L7302
3589-551 20 38L7302 LTO Ultrium 7- 6TB Data Cartridge w/label 38L7302L
NA 20 38L7303 LTO Ultrium 7- 6TB WORM Cartridge 38L7303
NA 20 38L7303 LTOUltrium 7- 6TB WORM Cartridge w/label 38L7303L
3589-652 20 01PL041 LTO Ultrium 8 – 12TB Data Cartridge 01PL041
3589-552 20 01PL041 LTO Ultrium 8 – 12TB Data Cartridge w/label 01PL041L
NA 20 01PL042 LTO Ultrium 8 – 12TB WORM Cartridge 01PL042
NA 20 01PL042 LTO Ultrium 8 – 12TB WORM Cartridge w/label 01PL042L
3589-653 20 02XW568 LTO Ultrium 9 – 18TB Data Cartridge 02XW568
3589-553 20 02XW568 LTO Ultrium 9-18TB Data Cartridge w/label 02XW568L
NA 20 02XW569 LTO Ultrium 9 – 18TB WORM Cartridge 02XW569
NA 20 02XW569 LTO Ultrium 9 – 18TB WORM Cartridge w/label 02XW569L

Note: LTO Generations 6-9 available by MTM

LTO Generations 4-9 standard cartridges available via the IBM Aftermarket channel

LTO Generations 4-9 WORM cartridges available only via the IBM Aftermarket channel

LTO Generations 4-9 available with individual jewel cases or in library packs, 20 cartridges per pack LTO Generation 7 M8 initialization is available via the IBM Aftermarket channel