The HP StorageWorks DAT 24 tape drive
provides a dependable,entry-level solution
for data protection in small servers and
workstations. This DDS-3 drive has a
compressed capacity of 24 GB and a transfer
speed of 7.2 GB/hr (assuming 2:1 data compression).
It reads and writes DDS-3, DDS-2,and DDS-1
formats, making it compatible with many older drives.
With its economical price and extremely low media cost,
the DAT 24 provides outstanding value in a wide range of
servers. The DAT 24 comes in a choice of models - internal
(which also fits in the 3U rack-mount kit), external, and offline
hot-swap array module - to suit most environments.