Browse used 3580 open systems tape for sale and change the way you store data. Built to connect with and provide additional storage for servers, our refurbished IBM 3580 open systems tape drives will perform backups and retrieve files quickly and reliably. Fast transfer rates and large storage capacities make this family of storage hardware a solid choice for businesses looking to improve IT efficiencies.

IBM 3580, IBM 3588, IBM 3592 Tape Technical Specifications

MachineModelTechnology# of Tracks# of DrivesCartridge Capacity (2:1 Compression)Maximum Drive Data Rate/SecInterface
3580LTO1Multi-channel, linear serpentine3841100/200GBUp to 20MB/secLVD, HVD, 1 GB/sec Fibre Channel
3580LTO2Multi-channel, linear serpentine5121200/400GBUp to 40MB/secLVD, HVD, 2 GB/sec Fibre Channel
3588F3A: LTO3Multi-channel, linear serpentine7041400/800GBUp to 80MB/sec2 GB/sec Fibre Channel
3588F4A: TS1040/LTO4Multi-channel, linear serpentine8961800/1600GBUp to 120MB/sec4 GB/sec Fibre Channel
3592J1AInterleaved, bi-directional serpentine5121300/600GBUp to 70MB/secQty. 2; 2 GB/sec Fibre Channel
3592E05Interleaved, bi-directional serpentine8961500/1000GBUp to 150MB/secQty. 2; 4 GB/sec Fibre Channel
3592E06Interleaved, bi-directional serpentine11521640/1280GBUp to 160 MB/secQty. 2; 4 GB/sec Fibre Channel

Tape Physical Specifications

MachineModelWeightDimensions in InchesHeat OutputPower Requirements
3580LTO110.9lbs3.5 x 7.3 x 17.90.17 kBTU/hour5.0 amps at 5 V dc and 2.0 amps at 12 V dc
3580LTO211.2lbs3.5 x 7.3 x 17.90.17 kBTU/hour5.0 amps at 5 V dc and 2.0 amps at 12 V dc
3588F3A: LTO311.2lbs3.5 x 7.3 x 17.90.17 kBTU/hour5.0 amps at 5 V dc and 2.0 amps at 12 V dc
3588F4A: TS1040/LTO411.2lbs3.5 x 7.3 x 17.90.17 kBTU/hour5.0 amps at 5 V dc and 2.0 amps at 12 V dc
3592J1A12lbs3.8 x 7.8 x 18.4307 BTU/hour0.1 kVA
3592E0512lbs3.8 x 7.8 x 18.4307 BTU/hour0.1 kVA
3592E0612lbs3.8 x 7.8 x 18.4307 BTU/hour0.1 kVA