The Dell EMC PowerVault TL Series LTO Automated Tape Libraries offer affordable and easy to use tape automation for data protection backup. The TL2000 and TL4000 desktop models are designed for small businesses offering either 2-drive 24-cartridge slot ATLs or 4-drive 48-cartridge ATLs. Supported connections are iSCSI, 8GB FC or 6GB SAS.

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