LTO-4 data tape cartridge is capable of storing 800GB native and compressed information of 1.6TB. The data compression ratio of the LTO4 tape technology is 2:1. The data transfer speed of LTO-4 backup tape format is improved to achieve 240 MB/sec. The assumed compression data rate specification is also 2:1. The fast speed of the LTO4 ultrium backup storage technology helps the enterprises to efficiently handle their available space, preservation and transfer of information.
LTO 4 ultrium format helps its users to improve the utilization of tape library by reducing the people interference in handling backup tapes. LTO 4 backup data media cartridge has extra powerful and reliable features for data security and its protection. LTO5 data tapes have unique WORM and data encryption features that provide additional security for the valuable information. LTO-3 data cartridges can be read and written while the LTO-2 tapes can be read by the LTO ultrium 4 drives.