Quantum BHKCX-EY Rack Mount Tape System with 1 Quantum SDLT600 Drive


DiscTech Item #: QUA-BHKCX-EY-RF-OE


Capacity: 600GB

Interface Types: SCSI 68pin HD68

Electrical Interface: SCSI LVD U160 - 160MBps 16-bit

Wattage/VA: 35W

Voltage: 12V

Color: Black

Quantum BHKCX-EY Rack Mount Tape System with 1 Quantum SDLT600  300/600GB Drive - Refurbished

Quantum BHKCX-EY Rack Mount Tape System with 1 Quantum SDLT600  300/600GB Drive - Refurbished


The Quantum SDLT 600 boasts 600GB of compressed capacity and a blazing compressed transfer rate of 72MB/sec. It's the first tape drive designed to take full advantage of DLTSage, a revolutionary data management solution that delivers a set of proactive tools that reduce management time and improve the reliability of your backup process. The SDLT 600 comes with DLTSage WORM which provides WORM (Write Once, Read Many) archival functionality at no additional cost:

    Superior Manageability - communicates status to the user through DLTSage, Quantum's exclusive drive management system
    DLTSage WORM - the first super drive to utilize standard media for traditional backup and archiving as well as regulatory compliance
    High Capacity - With 300GB native (600GB compressed)

SDLT 600 Product Details

Thanks to the power of DLTSage, the SDLT 600 offers a suite of intelligent data protection tools that enable you to more effectively manage and protect your tape storage environment.Learn more about the diagnostic offerings of DLTSage.

With the SDLT 600 tape drive and Super DLTtape® II media, users can leverage DLTSage WORM, a valuable asset in today's rigorous regulatory environment. DLTSage WORM provides WORM archival functionality with a complete set of management tools and strong software support. With DLTSage WORM, the SDLT 600 is the first super drive that can utilize standard media for both traditional backup and archiving as well as for regulatory compliance.Learn more about the archival functionality of DLTSage WORM.

As with previous generations of DLT® Technology, the SDLT 600 protects your existing DLT investments by reading information stored on Super DLTtapeI® and DLTtape® VS1 cartridges written by VS160.

Quantum Backup Ready certified solutions allow you to go from box-to-backup in minutes with the highly reliable Quantum SDLT 600 tape drive, and durable Quantum media. Backup Ready solutions are cost-effective, easy to install and fully-supported by Quantum. Choose the Quantum SDLT 600 tape drive configuration that is right for your IT environment, a server-installable internal, convenient tabletop or space-efficient rackmount.

Alt PN: SDLT600

Native sustained transfer rate  36 MB/s
2:1 compressed transfer rate  72 MB/s
Burst transfer rate Ultra 160 SCSI bus  160 MB/s max
Burst transfer rate Fibre Channel  200 MB/s max
Native formatted capacity  300 GB
2:1 compressed capacity  600 GB
Cartridge load time to BOT, formatted tape  12 sec
Cartridge load time to BOT, unformatted tape  40 sec
Average file access time  79 sec
Interfaces available  - Ultra 160 SCSI
- 2 Gb Fibre Channel in enterprise libraries

Tape Format:
Recording format  640 track serial serpentine
Recording density  233 k bits / inch
Track density  1490 tpi
Encoding method  Partial Response Maximum Likelihood (PRML)
Data compression  DLZ

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Alternate MPNs: SDLT600

Weight: 10 lb

Warranty: 1 Year DiscTech


Condition Levels Explained

These products have had NO problems or failures, they merely have some usage. The product has been professionally returned to excellent condition. These items have been fully tested, formatted (if appropriate) &repackaged. Hard drives are fully vetted for surface defects and wear, only healthy disks are approved for resale to our customers. Please see our refurbishing process for more details. Watch a video about our refurbishing process

1 Year DiscTech Warranty

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