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The Sony Advanced Intelligent Tape (AIT) Library LIB-162 System offers an ideal solution for your growing backup needs. With AIT-3 drive(s), the LIB-162 System stores up to 4.16TB (at 2.6:1 compression with ALDC) and provides high data transfer rates - yet only measures 2U-high (16.9"x 3.5"x 26.8"). AIT's proven reliability and robust robotics ensure long-lasting performance. Choose one or two AIT-3 tape drives to balance performance and value.
Tape carrier: 16-cartridge carouselBlank Media: One 230M 100GB AIT-3 data cartridge with MICCleaning: One AIT cleaning cartridgeTermination: SCSI terminatorPower: AC power cordDocumentation: Installation & Operation GuideSoftware: - CD-ROM (Program for remote monitoring)
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Compressed Storage Capacity
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Maximum Compressed Data Transfer Rate
1 x 68-pin HD-68 Ultra160 SCSI - SCSI
20 to 80% Non-condensing Operating
41°F (5°C) to 95°F (35°C) Operating / -40°F (-40°C) to 158°F (70°C) Storage
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LIB-162 Rack-mountable Tape Library
Sony SDX1-25C 100 GB (Native) AIT-1 / Sony SDX1-35C 35 GB (Native) AIT-1 / Sony SDX2-36C 36 GB (Native) AIT-2 / Sony SDX2-50C 50 GB (Native) AIT-2 / Sony SDX3-100C 100 GB (Native) AIT-3
AIT-1 / AIT-2 / AIT-3
Weight: 39.2 lbs (1 drive and no cartridges) Drum Rotational Speed: 6,000 RPM Head Life: > 50,000 hours Media Type: Advanced Metal Evaporated (AME) Reliability and performance specifications are averages and are based on normal office environmental conditions. Actual experience may vary. User friendly set up and operation for unattended backup: The LIB162 library has an easy to use 7 line, 21 character LCD display panel. The cursor control buttons allow the user to quickly set up the library.
Tape carrier: 16-cartridge carousel Blank Media: One 230M 100GB AIT-3 data cartridge with MIC Cleaning: One AIT cleaning cartridge Termination: SCSI terminator Power: AC power cord Documentation: Installation & Operation Guide Software: - CD-ROM (Program for remote monitoring)
PC In order to be compatible with Sony's LIB-162 series libraries, a SCSI Host Bus and adapter must meet the following baseline criteria: 68 pin external ultra-wide connector transfer rate capability of at least 40 MB/s. An example of such a compatible adapter is Adaptec Inc's adapter (model # 29160). This information is subject to change without notice and is provided "as is" with no warranty of any kind.
12 MBps Native / 31.20 MBps Compressed / 12 MBps Burst Asynchronous Maximum / 160 TBps Burst Synchronous Maximum / 24.58 MBps Native Maximum With 2 Drives / 63.89 MBps Compressed Maximum With 2 Drives
1.60 TB (Native)/4.16 TB (Compressed)
Advanced 8mm Helical Scan
1 x AIT-3 Installed
2 x Drive
Additional Warranty Information
Sony provides a limited warranty to customers who purchase our Advanced Intelligent Tape (AIT) libraries. It covers defects in materials and workmanship for three years after the original date of sale. All defective warranty products under warranty requiring repair must be sent to a Sony Service Center for service.
3 Year Limited - U.S.
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