HP MSL5026 Tape Library

Technical Support, Maintenance and Repair Services

The HP MSL5026 Tape Library features 26 to 30 cartridge slots with a native capacity of 1.04 TB with 40/80 GB DLT drives, 2.86 TB with SDLT 110/220 drives, and 4.16 TB with SDLT 160/320 drives. The HP MSL5026 Tape Library has the capability for multi-unit scalability. Up to 7 libraries can be scaled together in a virtual library. In a compact 5U form factor, the HP MSL5026 Tape Library features hot-plug drives for online tape drive replacement or addition without interrupting backups or restores, and cPCI I/O slots for enhanced functionality through add-on cards. This capability provides for online tape drive replacement or addition without interrupting backups or restores. Featuring a GUI control panel, mail slot, bundled management and diagnostics utilities (Compaq Insight Manager and Compaq TSMC), the HP MSL5026 is easy to manage and operate.

HP MSL5026 Tape Library Features:

  • Form factor 5U, table top or rack configuration
  • 1 or 2 drives, with option for 40/80 GB DLT, SDLT, or LTO drives
  • Backup performance of up to 43.2 GB/hr with 40/80 DLT Drives, up to 79.2 GB/hr with 110/220 SDLT drives, and up to 108 GB/hr with LTO drives
  • 26 tape cartridges slots for a native capacity of 1.04 TB with 40/80 DLT Drives, 2.86 TB with 110/220 SDLT drives, 4.16 TB with SDLT 160/320 drives, or 3.0 TB with LTO drives
  • Modular multi-unit scalability of up to 7 MSL5026 modules (can also be scaled with MSL5052 or MSL5060 libraries)
  • Hot-pluggable tape drives and removable cartridge magazines
  • Mail slot for cartridge exchange without interrupting backup or restore functions
  • GUI based touch screen panel
  • Supported operating systems: Windows NT, NetWare, Tru64 UNIX, and OVMS

ISC’s highly qualified and certified technical staff can provide hardware maintenance support services and repair for the HP Compaq StorageWorks MSL5026 Tape Library. Our maintenance contracts and services cost typically 50-70% less than what original manufacturers charge.

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