HP C7972A LTO-2 Backup Tape Cartridge (200GB/400GB) Retail Pack
These HP LTO-2 C7972A Ultrium tapes have a native capacity of 200 GB and a compressed capacity of 400 GB. The HP C7972A like all other LTO-2 tapes is fully compatible with all LTO-2 and LTO-3 tape drives and auto-libraries. With transfer rates of up to 40 MB/s native and 80 MB/s compressed, the C7972A LTO-2 Ultrium tape cartridges also have the LTO-CM (Linear Tape Open Cartridge Memory) to make file access quicker and more reliable. HP (Hewlett-Packard)s continuous testing ensures that the LTO-2 Ultrium C7972A tape has more than 30 years archival life and can last for at least 1,000,000 passes.
Data cartridge offers LTO-2 Ultrium-Generation II technology and a 400GB compressed capacity for reliable, rewritable data protection. Transfer rate is 60MB per second, and cartridge holds up to 512 tracks. LTO-2 media is read/write compatible with LTO-2 and LTO-3 drives and is read compatible with LTO-4 drives. Data cartridge offers a 30-year archival storage life and 1,000,000 passes on any area of tape, equates to more than 20,000 end-to-end passes or 260 full tape backups. Cartridge includes write-on labels.