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LTO Ultrium I or LTO Ultrium II or SDLT320 Drive
24 Cartridge Positions for LTO I/II drive, 21 for SDLT320
Up To 4.8 TB Native Capacity
Up To 252GB/Hour Transfer Rate (native)

Product Description

ADIC's Scalar 24 is an outstanding value for IT departments that have outgrown autoloaders. A compact, two-drive library, the Scalar 24 combines enterprise-class features and performance with entry-level affordability and ease of use.

Ideal for unattended workgroup backup and restore, the Scalar 24 provides the highest performance LTO and SDLT technology available, user-friendly "no-manual" operation, and upgrade options for advanced management and intelligent SAN support.

For long-term investment protection, ADIC offers Scalar 24 customers a guaranteed capacity upgrade path within the award-winning line of Scalar libraries. The Scalar 24 is backed the industry's most complete three-year warranty and service coverage.

Features and Benefits
Industry-leading value - enterprise-class data protection at entry-level pricing
High performance - supports next-generation super drives
Ease of use - intuitive, user-friendly interface for system setup, control, and monitoring; integrated bar code reader
Compact size - space-efficient unit packs up to 6.8TB in only 4 rack units; sized for desktop or rack use
Trouble-free upgrade - plug-and-play installation of second drive, remote management, and SAN support
Built-in partitioning - can operate as two separate autoloaders for even higher value and convenience
Better SAN backup - ADIC's storage networking technology improves SAN backup performance and reliability
Convenient operation - remote management feature for anytime, anywhere administration
Investment protection - easy trade-in program to ADIC's mid-range Scalar 100 library
No-worry service - three-year FastExchange™ Warranty provides a replacement unit the next business day

Easy-to-install dual drives, remote management, and SAN support all integrated in only 4U of rack space.


Drives and Performance
Drive Type:LTO-IILTO-ISDLT 320
Drives:1 to 21 to 21 to 2
Cartridge Capacity**:242421
Library Capacity, Native:4.8TB2.4TB3.4TB
Data Cartridge Capacity Compressed:9.6TB4.8TB6.8TB

Cartridge Moves:14 seconds average
Inventory Time:Less than 2 minutes without barcode scanner
Library Management Interface:Integrated Web Server (Remote Management Unit)
Indicators:LCD menu display for drive activity and for alert and error messages.
Controls:5-button keypad; front panel on-off Switch
Import/Export1 slot

Tape Shelf Life:30 years minimum (at 20°C, 40% RH)
MSBF/MTBF:Rated for over 11 years of high duty cycle operation
(500,000 MSBF/100,000 MTBF)
MTTR:Less than 30 minutes
Diagnostics:Auto-inventory; on-line diagnostics available through front panel; SNMP alerts via RMU or ADIC Management Console (Fibre Channel); Tape Alert

Dimensions, Desktop:17.9"W x 25.8"D x 7.7"H
(45.5cm x 65.4cm x 19.4cm)
Dimensions, Rack Mount:17.6"W x 23.6"D x 6.8"H
(44.7cm x 60.0cm x 17.2cm)
Rack Height:7" (17.8cm), or 4 rack units
  w/1 Drive:
w/2 Drives:
  56.6lbs (25.7 kg)
66.7 lbs (30.3 kg)
Shipping Weight:Up to 85 lbs (38.2 kg)

Electrical:100-240 VAC; 50-60 Hz; 4.0-1.7A;
Auto Voltage Select
Temperature:10° to 38°C Operating
Humidity:20 to 80% non-condensing operating
Power Consumption Typical
for LTO***
  w/1 Drive:
w/2 Drives:
w/2 Drives & SNC 4000:

  104W, 324 BTU/hr
179W, 609 BTU/hr
253W, 860 BTU/hr

Compliance and Certification
Safety:EN60950; 3rd Edition 1999-2004, including all country deviations; EN60825-1, safety of laser equipment
Emissions:Complies with FCC #47, Part 15 for Class A Products (US); ICES-003 (Canada); VCCI Class A (Japan); EN55022-1994; EN61000-3-2, 1994; EN61000-3-3, 1994
Immunity:EN55024 - 1998 ITE

Storage Networking Support
Platform/Connectivity:SNC 4000 (single 2Gb/s FC x dual LVD SCSI)
Management Services:End-to-end path verification, error recovery, drive performance optimization, SAN security (Scalar Firewall Manager), serverless backup (Data Mover Module)

* Assumes 2:1 average compression for LTO and SDLT
** Includes Mailbox
*** Power consumption is obtained using RMS values for voltage; current drive sled power consumption is taken while writing to a tape

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