StorageTek 9940 Tape Drives
InStock has the StorageTek 9940 Tape Drives – 9940A and 9940B tape drives and parts for upgrades and repairs that you need to archive and store your vital company information. InStock has the inventory on hand for fast shipments to meet your emergencies or deadlines.
The 9940 tape drive has a data buffer size of 8 megabytes, a maximum block size of 256 kilobytes, it also supports tape alert and comes stock with, FCP-2 (FC Tape), 3490E, and 3590.
The 9940 tape drive has a read/write speed of 79 IPS and a search/rewind speed of 315 IPS. This puts the average search time for these tape drives at 41 seconds, while the maximum rewind time is 90 seconds. That makes them an ideal tape drive for speed and capacity when deciding what drive type to use in your StorageTek tape library..
The older 9840 drives are still available. The three models are the T9840A, T9840B and the T9840C with a choice of interfaces. Capacity per cartridge range from 20GB to 40GB with data transfer rates from 10 to 30MB/sec in native mode.
We have the StorageTek 9940 tape drives in stock and ready to ship so that we can keep your tape backup running and your data safe and secure while minimizing downtime. For data conversion, disaster recovery, data restoration or any other situation – call InStock – we have what you need IN STOCK at 50-75% off of manufacturer pricing!
The StorageTek 9940 tape drives from InStock offers speed and unequaled access to your mission critical data. It has excellent capacity for transaction-intensive applications. It has unrestricted connectivity open systems to mainframe, Ultra SCSI, ESCON and native Fiber Channel. The STK 9940A and 9940B drives are engineered for businesses that need to maintain uninterrupted and cost-effective on-demand access to a broad range of data.
StorageTek STK 9940 Tape Drive Specifications:
- Tape Type: 9940A, 9940B
- Native Capacity: 200 GB
- Interface Type: Fibre Channel FC
- Native Data Transfer Rate: 30 MBps
- Data Transfer Rate (Compressed): 70 MBps
InStock can sell and reapair all parts for the 9940s. We do upgrades and repairs that you need to archive and store your vital company information. For data conversion, disaster recovery, data restoration or any other situation – call InStock – we have what you need IN STOCK to keep your tape backup running and your data safe and secure.
The StorageTek 9940 tape drives offer speed and unequaled access to your mission critical data. They have excellent capacity for transaction-intensive applications. With unrestricted connectivity open systems to mainframe, Ultra SCSI, ESCON and native Fiber Channel, the STK 9940A and 9940B drives are engineered for businesses that need to maintain uninterrupted and cost-effective on-demand access to a broad range of data.
When using StorageTek 9940A and StorageTek 9940B tape drives in an Automated Cartridge System Library Software environment, you want to make sure that you have seperated both of the drives using Veritas NetBackup. You want to do this so that you can be sure that you have alleviated all desnity conflicts.
T9940B tape drives:
The StorageTek 9940B tape drives were built for capacity. They are designed to help you get a grip on your never ending storage archival requirements. These drives are extremely effecient at storing hundreds of gigabytes of data on just one cartridge. By utilizing this storage capability, it offers the performance that you need to cost effectively deal with your increasing amount of data that you need backed up. The 9940B tape drives can store up to 200 GB of uncompressed data while keeping its rates up to 30 MB per second. This drive comes stock with a two GB FC as well as FICON connectivity. The 9940B is known as the best solution for all your data intensive applications in your SAN environments. These tape drives can really maximize your data storage capacity when utilizing StorageTek’s Virtual Storage Manager or VSM for short. As well as using these drives is the StorageTek SL8500 tape library.
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