Quantum LTO-6 HH

November 13, 2013





2500GB Native


Mac Windows
Status Qualified Qualified
Minimum Product Required Desktop Professional
Minimum Version Required 9.0.2 7.7.620
Minimum Driver Update
Minimum Firmware
Notes - -

Qualified - Passed extensive in-house certification. Storage device is fully supported.


Quantum's LTO-6 tape drives deliver reliable data protection with tremendous capacity and performance at an affordable price. In addition, they use less power than LTO-5 drives, making a "greener" and more energy efficient solution.

Fast backup and restore performance –at speeds up to 400MB/s (1.4TB/hr)*

Protect 6.25TB of data on each cartridge*

Drag and drop files in native format directly to LTO media using LTFS, no backup software needed

Secure protection with AES 256-bit hardware-based encryption

WORM (Write Once, Read Many) functionality

Partitioning capability

Two generations of backward compatibility

* Assumes 2.5:1 compression for LTO-6, 2:1 for other LTO

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Data Protection for Every Environment.