Dell EMC TL Tape Technical Specifications

Model TL2000ConectivityServer CompatibilityGeneral CharacteristicsQty of Drives SupportedLTO Tape Drives SupportedEncryption
TL2000ISCSI, 8GB FC OR 6GB SASDell, x86 IBM legacy, Lenovo and HP servers24-cartridge slot, 2U rack mountable or desk top automatic tape autoloader. Supports Read of N-2 and write of N-1 generations back.Supports 1 FH tape drive or 2 HH tape drivesLTO-4, LTO-5, LTO-6, LTO-7, LTO-8 (LTO-8 only reads back 1 generation)Supported LTO4 and higher
Model TL4000ConectivityServer CompatibilityGeneral CharacteristicsQty of Drives SupportedLTO Tape Drives SupportedEncryption
TL4000ISCSI, 8GB FC OR 6GB SASDell, x86 IBM legacy, Lenovo and HP servers48-cartridge slot, 4U rack mountable or desk top automatic tape autoloader. Supports Read of N-2 and write of N-1 generations back.Supports 2 FH tape drives, or 4 HH tape drivesLTO-4, LTO-5, LTO-6, LTO-7, LTO-8 (LTO-8 only reads back 1 generation)Supported LTO4 and higher