The PowerVault 124T is a tape autoloader that allows customers to maximize their rack-based storage backup within a 2U chassis. Its expandable architecture and magazine design enable customers to quickly manage and replace tape cartridges for growing data center needs. These features also help customers cost-effectively scale capacity to meet future backup and recovery demands. The PowerVault 124T delivers reliable backup through remote management using any web-based browser while featuring seamless integration into diverse operating systems such as Microsoft Windows, Netware and Linux.

Tape Backup Technology:

  • VS160 – No longer shipping
  • LTO2, LTO3, LTO4, LTO5 – Currently available
  • Holds up to 16 data cartridges (2 magazines)

Drive Interface:

  • LVD SCSI VS160, LTO2, LTO3
  • SAS LTO3, LTO4, LTO5
  • Dell LSI2032 SCSI HBA, 39160 SCSI HBA, 39320A SCSI HBA, SAS 5 E HBA, 6Gb SAS HBA

Resources & Quick Links

PV 124T Spec Sheet
PV 124T User’s Guides
Firmware and Driver Versions
Media Compatibility Matrix
Dell™ PowerEdge™ System Compatibility List
Dell™ PowerVault™ System and Network Area Storage Compatibility List
Dell™ PowerVault™ System Storage and HP Server Compatibility List
Dell™ PowerVault™ System Storage and IBM Server Compatibility LIst
Backup Software Compatibility List — Microsoft® Windows®
Backup Software Compatibility List — RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Backup Software Compatibility List — SuSE Linux (SLES)
Tape Automation Comparison Chart
CommVault Books Online
Symantec Backup Exec Support Site
Symantec NetBackup Server Support Site
Firmware & Driver Downloads
PowerVault Tape Media Handbook