HPE LTO-6 Tape Drive 6250

Project Description

Half Height SAS External Tape Drive

HPE LTO-6 Tape Drive 6250

HPE StoreEver LTO-6 Ultrium 6250 Part Number EH970A

HPE LTO-6 Tape Drive 6250 represent six-generations of LTO technology capable of storing up to 6.25 TB per cartridge, with HPE TapeAssure for manageability, hardware data encryption, HPE StoreOpen with LTFS for ease of use at an unprecedented performance. With HPE TapeAssure customers can be confident that their data is safe by monitoring drive and media utilization, operational performance and life/health information for drive and media. HPE LTO-6 Tape Drive 6250 encryption using AES 256-bit provides easy-to-enable security to protect the most sensitive data and prevent unauthorized access of tape cartridges. Linear Tape File System (LTFS) is an open format for storing data on tape that makes LTO-5 and 6 tapes self-describing and file-based. Capable of data transfer rates up to 400 MB/sec.

Maximum reliability, capacity and performance
Compatibility with a broad range of operating systems and servers
A solid roadmap for future generations of the technology


Data Transfer Rate Host Interface Encryption Type Encryption Type Form Factor
160 MB/s native 6 Gb/s SAS AES 256-bit 6.25 TB Compressed 2.5:1 5.25 inch half-height