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HPE LTO-8 Special Bundle (5 Data + 1 Cleaning Tape)

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LTO-8 Special Bundle
This bundle includes Five HPE LTO-8 Data Backup Tapes and One Cleaning Cartridge.

Part #  Q2078A-B5

The HPE LTO-8 Special Bundle is a package that includes five LTO-8 data tapes and one cleaning tape. This bundle provides a convenient and comprehensive solution for organizations seeking data storage and maintenance tools. Here's an overview of the HPE LTO-8 Special Bundle:

1. LTO-8 Data Tapes: The bundle includes five LTO-8 data tapes. LTO-8 technology offers a native storage capacity of up to 12 terabytes (TB) and a compressed capacity of up to 30 TB (assuming a 2.5:1 compression ratio). These high-capacity tapes provide fast data transfer rates, with a native transfer rate of up to 300 megabytes per second (MB/s) and a compressed transfer rate of up to 750 MB/s (assuming a 2.5:1 compression ratio). They are designed for reliable data backup, archiving, and long-term storage, ensuring the preservation and integrity of critical data.

2. Cleaning Tape: The bundle also includes one cleaning tape. The cleaning tape is specifically designed to maintain the performance and longevity of tape drives. By regularly cleaning the drive heads with the cleaning tape, debris and buildup that can affect read and write operations are removed. Including a cleaning tape in the bundle ensures that users have the necessary maintenance tool to keep their tape drives in optimal condition.

3. HPE Quality and Reliability: HPE (Hewlett Packard Enterprise) is a trusted name in data storage solutions. The LTO-8 tapes included in the bundle are manufactured to HPE's stringent quality standards, ensuring reliability and data integrity. HPE tapes undergo rigorous testing to meet industry standards and provide consistent performance, making them a reliable choice for data storage.

4. Compatibility: LTO-8 tapes are backward compatible with LTO-7 tape drives, allowing seamless integration with existing tape infrastructure. However, it's important to note that LTO-8 tapes cannot be read by LTO-6 or earlier generation tape drives. Therefore, it is essential to verify compatibility with your specific tape drives and backup systems.

5. Comprehensive Solution: The HPE LTO-8 Special Bundle offers a comprehensive solution by combining data tapes and a cleaning tape in a single package. This eliminates the need to purchase these components separately, saving time and effort in managing data storage and maintenance requirements. The bundle provides a cost-effective solution while ensuring optimal performance and longevity of tape drives.

6. Data Protection: HPE LTO tapes are designed to provide reliable data protection and long-term archival stability. They are built to withstand environmental factors and offer excellent resistance to data loss and degradation. By including a cleaning tape, the bundle helps maintain the performance of tape drives, reducing the risk of errors and ensuring reliable data backup and recovery operations.

In summary, the HPE LTO-8 Special Bundle, comprising five LTO-8 data tapes and one cleaning tape, offers a comprehensive and convenient solution for organizations' data storage and maintenance needs. With high storage capacity, fast data transfer rates, compatibility with existing infrastructure, and HPE's quality and reliability, this bundle provides a reliable and efficient option for data backup, archiving, and long-term storage while ensuring the optimal performance of tape drives.

Where do we ship?

  • To all 50  States.
  • We ship to APO/FPO Military addresses also

International Shipments

  • We ship internationally to wherever UPS, FEDEX and DHL delivers.

Free shipment

  • We offer Free Ground Shipping to the 48 continental US States on orders over $500.
  • Applicable to ground shipping within Continental U.S.

Same Day Shipping

  • Our dedicated staff ships most orders the same day, unless the order is placed after 4 pm PST OR it is out–of-stock.
  • For priority mail, orders must be placed by 2:00pm PST
  • Not every product can be shipped on the same day, as they might require special packaging.

Next Business Day Shipping

  • Orders placed on national holiday/weekend will be shipped on the following business day.
  • Most of the products are shipped from our San Ramon, CA warehouse. In addition, we have 6 other regional warehouses located across the contiguous states. Products would be shipped from your nearest warehouse.
  • We ensure that all customer orders are safely delivered within the shortest time frame. However, there are rare chances that you may receive multiple packages as they would be delivered from different locations.

Shipping Couriers

  • FedEx, UPS, DHL and USPS.
  • Customers can also provide us theirFedEx/UPS account for “ Freight Collect”
  • You can also request a specific carrier. Please make sure that you mention it in the section of “special instruction”. Our efficient staff will do its best to fulfill your specific demands.

Substitute Courier Service

  • The company has the right to ship the order through any other carrier service that we think will be a better choice.

Shipment cost

  • The total cost can be viewed before placing the order, and it depends on
  • The location
  • Size and weight
  • Shipping method

Ground Standard

  • UPS or FEDEX ground is a low-cost, fast and reliable option for all routine shipments in the contiguous states.
  • Ground Shipments generally take 2 to 5 business days to deliver.

USPS Priority Mail

  • Economical choice for small quantities of light-weight items, especially the backup tapes.
  • Reaches anywhere in contiguous states within 2-4 business days.
  • Good news is that there is no extra charges for Saturday deliveries.

Saturday Delivery

  • No normal delivery services from FedEx and UPS on holidays/weekends.
  • Customers requiring urgent deliveries on these days can make a phone call and our staff would help fulfill their request.

Next Business Day Delivery

  • FedEx and UPS provide fastest delivery to all 50 states. The goods generally reach all addresses by 10:30am, noon, or the end of day.

Second and Third Business Day

  • Two & three days delivery is available through UPS & FEDEX


HPE LTO-8 Special Bundle (5 Data + 1 Cleaning Tape)
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