StorageTek Pitches Simpler Tape Library

Vendor touts ILM benefits of the mid-range, rack-mounted system.

Storage Technology Corp. this week unveiled a mid-range, rack-mounted system that features much more simplified robotics than the companys high-end tape modules.

The base unit of StorageTeks SL500 can accommodate up to 50 slots and the expansion units up to 130, allowing around 500 slots in one, full-length cabinet, with a capacity of around 100TB.

The company said its tape system is ideal for Information Lifecycle Management applications.

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