HP StorageWorks MSL5052 & MSL 5060 Tape Library

Technical Support, Maintenance and Repair Services

The HP StorageWorks MSL5052 Tape Library and the HP StorageWorks MSL5060 Tape Library offer high-density configuration with hot plug drives and dual redundant power supplies. The HP MSL5052 is a 52-slot Tape Library with a native capacity of 5.72 TB with SDLT 110/220 drives, and 8.32 TB with SDLT 160/320 drives. The HP MSL5060 is a 60-slot Tape Library with a native capacity of 6.0 TB with LTO Ultrium 100/200 drives. The highest density configuration delivers 8.32 TB of native storage in a compact 10U form factor, in tabletop or rackmount configurations. Through use of a rear-mounted Pass-Thru Mechanism (PTM), all multi-unit libraries in the stack can operate together as a single virtual library system. The HP MSL5052 & MSL5060 are scalable up to four modules in a rackmount configuration to provide a maximum of 66.56 TB (2:1 compression with SDLT 160/320 drives) of data backup capacity. Any combination of MSL5052 and MSL5026 libraries, as well as MSL5060 and MSL5030 libraries, not exceeding 40U in total stacked height, can also be used.

HP StorageWorks MSL5052 Tape Library / HP StorageWorks MSL5060 Tape Library Features:

  • Up to 4 SDLT 110/220, SDLT 160/320, or LTO Ultrium 100/200 drives (with an option for 40/80 DLT drives)
  • Throughput up to 16 MB/s (native) per drive
  • Performance up to 230 GB/hour for a single unit
  • 52 or 60 tape cartridge slots (including two mail slots)
  • Native capacity up to 8.32TB
  • Multi-unit modular scalability, up to four units
  • Hot-plug drives for online repair and capacity expansion without interrupting library operations
  • Dual redundant power supplies
  • 10U form factor, in tabletop or rackmount configuration
  • Touch-screen GUI panel for easy library operation
  • Supported operating systems: HP-UX, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Tru64, OpenVMS, Linux 1.0, NetWare, Solaris, AIX

ISC’s highly qualified and certified technical staff can provide hardware maintenance support services and repair for the HP StorageWorks MSL5052 / MSL5060 Tape Libraries. Our maintenance contracts and services cost typically 50-70% less than what original manufacturers charge.

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