HP LTO-5 3000 SAS Internal Tape Drive - EH957SB

Part Number: EH957SB

HP LTO-5 3000 SAS Internal Tape Drive - EH957SB
  • HP LTO-5 3000 SAS Internal Tape Drive - EH957SB




Weight 7.94 lbs.
LTO Generation LTO 5
Dimensions 8.54 x 1.63 x 5.83 Inches
Form Factor Half Height

HP LTO-5 Ultrium 3000 SAS Internal Tape Drive - EH957SB

Designed with mid-sized and enterprise markets in mind, HP LTO Tape Drives set quality standards for capacity, performance, security, and ease of use. LTO Ultrium-5 tape drives feature up to 3TB of storage capacity per cartridge, and transfer rates up to 1TB per hour.

HP TapeAssure is included, and allows in-depth management capabilities for your LTO system and media:

  • Utilization and performance: Keep track of configuration changes or specific upgrades to make good use of your investment.
  • Health monitoring: Know about issues before they cause disruption so you can perform preventative maintenance in planned windows.
  • Proactive maintenance: Know when to clean your drives, retire your tapes and even retire your drives.
  • Consolidation for all HP tape monitoring: See a single, consolidated view of tape storage solutions, which tape-based device is being used, and dispersement of your equipment.
  • Capacity monitoring: Make sure you are getting the most out of your equipment and that cartridge capacity limits are being reached.

Your HP drive will feature AES 256-bit hardware data encryption for ultimate security. Protect even the most sensitive data and prevent unauthorized access of your tape cartridges. Hardware data encryption allows data to be compressed, so encrypted backups are completed with no loss in performance.

HP's exclusive Data Rate Matching function further optimizes performance by matching your host system's speed and making sure the drive keeps streaming, enabling the fastest tape performance possible.

Key Features:

  • 1.5TB Native/3.0TB Compressed capacity
  • 1TB/hr transfer rate
  • HP TapeAssure
  • HP exclusive Data Rate Matching
  • AES 256-bit encryption
  • 6Gb/sec SAS Host Interface
  • WORM capability

Box Contents:

  • HP LTO-5 Ultrium 3000 SAS Internal Tape Drive
  • HP StorageWorks Tape CD-ROM (contains HP Library and Tape Tools utilities and localized user manuals)
  • HP Data Protector Express Single Server Edition software and its Bare Metal Disaster Recovery option
  • HP LTO5 Ultrium 3 TB Data Cartridge
  • Mini-SAS SFF8087 to SFF8087 cable
  • All necessary documentation

  • TOL Part #: EH957SB
  • Manufacturer's Part #: EH957SB
  • Model: LTO-5 3000 SAS Internal Tape Drive - EH957SB
  • Product ID: 4154