HP StoreEver MSL2024/MSL4048/MSL8048/MSL8096 Tape Library


HP StoreEver MSL2024/MSL4048/MSL8048/MSL8096 Tape Libraries

The HP StoreEver MSL Tape Libraries meet demanding storage requirement of businesses needing unattended backup, disaster recovery, or archive capability. The MSL Libraries offer a broad choice of storage capacity and interfaces with LTO-6, LTO-5, LTO-4, or LTO-3 Ultrium tape drives. Web-based remote management makes the MSL Libraries easily managed from across the room or across the globe, eliminating the need for remote office IT staff. Quickly and simply manage the tape media both in and out of the library with the standard bar code reader, configurable mail slots, and multiple 12-slot removable magazines. If a tape were lost or stolen, protect important business data from unauthorized access with the library-based encryption option. Library investment and uncertain data growth are easily managed with MSL accessory kits. Quickly increase capacity and/or performance with tool-free drive upgrades, slot license capacity upgrades, or library expandability. Now with TapeAssure to monitor drive and media utilization, monitor operational performance, report life and health information as well as provide notifications of drive and tape parameters that fall below HP recommended standards

Key Features

·         Exceptional storage density from 4.8 TB (2024) up to 600 TB of compressed capacity (2.5:1) in 8096

·         Achieve up to 900 TB of storage capacity with the MSL Library Extender Kit

·         Easy-to-use web-based remote management

·         Integrated bar code reader

·         Tool-free tape drive upgrades

·         Customer upgradeable redundant power supply in the MSL 4048, 8048, or 8096 libraries.

·         Multiple interface choices available (FC, SAS, or SCSI)

·         Removable magazines with user-configurable mail slots

·         Easy-to-enable AES 256-bit embedded hardware encryption with compression

·         Extensive OS and software compatibility testing

·         Proven high reliability

·         Proactive drive and media health and operational performance reporting with TapeAssure.

·         Achieve the highest level of encryption security to secure confidential business information while meeting compliance guidelines with the HP 1/8 G2 & MSL Encryption Kit.

·         Proactively monitor utilization, operational performance, and overall life and health of the drives and media with TapeAssure.

·         Leverage library investment to upgrade to higher performance and capacity points using the MSL Library Extender.

·         Grow library capacity without adding additional hardware with the MSL8048 slot license upgrade option. Quick, easy, and affordable capacity growth.