The PowerVault ML6000 is a versatile, enterprise-level, top-rated modular tape library that allows customers to scale their SAN backup solution. Employing LTO-3, LTO-4 and LTO-5 tape drives and media with WORM capability, as well as features such as Proactive Monitoring to supervise all major subsystem components and Encryption Key Management for added security, the ML6000 is an intelligent, long-term investment. Capable of expanding as your capacity needs grow, the ML6000 family offers your organization long-term data retention and restoration functionality, in a robust, intelligent, user-friendly storage system. The PowerVault ML6010 CM is a 5U automated tape library that can hold up to 2 tape drives, 41 cartridges, and 6 mailbox cartridges The PowerVault ML6000 EM is a 9U expansion module that provides the ability to add up to 4 tape drives and 92 cartridges per module to any of the ML60x0 CM units. The PowerVault ML6020 CM is a 14U automated tape library (preconfigured as a 5U CM + 9U EM) that can hold up to 6 tape drives, 133 cartridges, and 18 mailbox cartridges. The PowerVault ML6030 CM is a 23U automated tape library (preconfigured as a 5U CM + 2 9U EM) that can hold up to 10 tape drives, 225 cartridges, and 30 mailbox cartridges The PowerVault ML6000 can be configured as a 32U automated tape library (an ML6030 CM + 9U EM) that can hold up to 14 tape drives, 317 cartridges, and 42 mailbox cartridges. The PowerVault ML6000 can be configured as a 41U automated tape library (an ML6030 CM + 2 9U EM) that can hold up to 18 tape drives, 409 cartridges, and 54 mailbox cartridges.
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