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Tandberg Data is a leading global supplier of end-to-end data protection solutions for small and medium-sized businesses. The company’s wide selection of business-grade storage solutions include disk-based solutions, tape drives, autoloaders, libraries, removable disk and tape media and software for mainstream configurations. All solutions are supported through a worldwide service. Storing data away from your PC protects any business, school and home data. Backup devices and media consist of various drives called zip, tape, external and floppy, along with optical media like CD, DVD, and Blu-ray®. The zip drive is a removable disk system featuring medium-capacity. Discuss: Tandberg SLR 5 - tape drive - SLR - SCSI Series Sign in to comment. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. We delete comments that violate our policy, which we encourage you to.

  1. Tandberg Slr5 Tape Drive
  2. Drivers Tandberg Tape Driver
  3. Tandberg Model 64
  4. Tandberg Tape Drive
  1. 4.17 FW update for Tandberg LTO2 tape drive. Get the latest driver Please enter your product details to view the latest driver information for your system. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
  2. This package contains the files needed for installing the Tandberg SLR-5 Data Tape Driver. If it has been installed, updating (overwrite-installing) may fix problems, add new functions, or expand existing ones. Even though other OSes might be compatible as well, we do not recommend applying this release.


The Tandberg Data's LTO-5 half-height (HH) tape drive brings enterprise-level capacity and performance to small and medium businesses at an affordable price. The Tandberg Data LTO-5 HH drive is able to store up to 3.0TB* of data on a single cartridge offering the lowest storage cost per gigabyte of any medium. Tandberg Data LTO-5 HH tape drives offer industry leading performance up to 1 TB/hr* (280 MB/sec), reducing backup and restore times to a minimum.

  • Capacity: 1.5 / 3.0TB (native/compressed)
  • Performance up to 1.0 TB/hr (compressed)
  • Low cost of ownership and low media cost
  • Enterprise features and performance in a small form factor
  • Future proof with 8-generation roadmap
  • Data speed matching, reduces mechanical wear and extends tape life
  • Proven reliability MTBF of 250,000 hrs at 100% duty cycle
  • Low power consumption: 6.9 W (sleeping mode) and 20 W (operating mode)
  • WORM and Encryption (AES 256-bit)
  • 30 year archival life
  • 3 years Advanced Replacement Service warranty

Tandberg Data manufactures an array of LTO-5 HH models including internal, external and rackmount configurations, with a choice SAS or FC connectivity. Tandberg Data is the only manufacturer to offer a LTO-5 HH FC external tape drive. All Tandberg Data LTO-5 tape drives support LTFS (Linear Tape File System). LTFS simplifies archiving tasks and is fast becoming the standard recording format within the video and entertainment industry.

Tandberg Data is the sole manufacturer of LTO-5/6 HH fibre channel external (table-top) tape drives, when used in conjunction with a FC to Thunderbolt bridge (Promise or Atto) the LTO-5 tape drives provides customers, especially Mac users, with a unique and high performance backup and archiving solution to simplify digital workflow and archiving needs.

LTO tape technology makes it easy for users to standardize on a tape technology that meets today's data capacity requirements and ensures futures growth potential. LTO's eight-generation roadmap, with four generations available today makes it a clear choice for small to medium businesses.

Turnkey Solution

The Tandberg LTO-5 HH ships with embedded media management for intelligent diagnostics and tape alerts, and comes with 3 years warranty and support.

Media Compatibility

The Tandberg LTO-HH is compatible with industry standard, multi-sourced LTO media. To achieve the best reliability, Tandberg LTO branded and qualified data cartridges are recommended. For more information on media compatibility, click here.

*assumes 2:1 data compression

Capacity (native/compressed)1.5TB / 3.0TB*
Transfer Rate (native/compressed)140 MB/s / 280 MB/s*
Dynamic Speed Matching47–140 MB/s / 94–280 MB/s*
Memory Buffer Size256MB
Data Access Speed52 sec.
Data Compression1KB (2:1)
EncryptionAES 256-bit
LTFSYes (2 partitions)
Recording formatLTO Ultrium 5, LTO Ultrium 4, LTO Ultrium 3 (read only)
MTBF Hours (100% duty cycle)250,000 hours @ 100% duty cycle
Head Life60,000 tape running hours
Hard Error Rate1 x 10(-17) bits
Environmental Specifications
Temperature (Operating)‡50° – 95°F
Temperature (Non-operating)-40° – 151°F
Relative Humidity (Operating)20 – 80% (non-condensing)
Relative Humidity (Non-operating)10 – 95% (non-condensing)
Power Requirements
Idle7 W
Typical20 W
Maximum33 W
Power Supply/ Required (int)5V DC, 2.5A, 12 V, 0.7A
CertificationCSA Certification to C22.2, No. 60950 (cCSAus), TUV EN60950 (IEC 60950), CE Declaration of Conformity, FCC 47 CFR Parts 15, NOM,
VCCI. C-TICK, RRL, BSMI, GOSH CB Certificate and Report (IEC 60950)
Warranty3-years Advance Replacement Service Warranty**
Physical Internal / External (HxWxD)3.3 x 5.7 x 8.2in. (8.5 x 14.5 x 20.7cm) / 4.7 x 8.6 x 11.7in. (12.0 x 21.8 x 29.7 cm)
Shipping Internal / External (HxWxD)10.6 x 10.6 x 13in. (27.0 x 27.0 x 33 cm) / 11 x 12.2 x 15.4in. (28 x 31 x 39 cm)
Weight Out of box, Internal4.94 lb (2.24 kg)
Out of box, External12.28 lb (5.57 kg)
Shipping, Internal7.9 lb (3.6 kg)
Shipping, External16.1 lb (7.3 kg)

* Assumes compression ratio 2:1 on LTO-2/3/4/5 & 2.5:1 on LTO-6
** Availability dependent on location
‡ The LTO-5 HH FC external tape drive should not be operated in an environment where the temperature is greater than 35°C (95°F).

TD LTO Driver_1091Windows WHQL drivers for Tandberg Data LTO-2/3/4/5/6 HH (Server 2008R2/2012/2012R2/2016 and Windows 7/8/8.1/10)
TandbergData_LTO_DriversWindows WHQL drivers for Tandberg Data LTO-2/3/4/5/6 HH (2003/2008/2008R2/2012/2012R2/Vista/7/8/8.1)
TDTool for WindowsTDTool for Windows1.1Utility
TDTool for linux x86TDTool for Linux x861.1Utility
TDTool for linux x64TDTool for Linux x641.1Utility
TDTool for MacTDTool for MAC OSX 10.4+1.1Utility
L&TT_WINLibrary and Tape Tools for WindowsUtility
L&TT_LINUX_X64Library and Tape Tools for LINUX x64Utility
L&TT_LINUX_X86Library and Tape Tools for LINUX x86Utility
L&TT_MACLibrary and Tape Tools for MACUtility
LTO5 HH SAS TAD Z629Firmware for LTO5 HH SAS Tape drives (LTFS capable)Z629Firmware
LTO5 HH FC TAD Y629Firmware for LTO5 HH FC Tape drives (LTFS capable)Y629Firmware
Tandberg Slr5 Tape DriveTandberg

Bar Code Reader

An LTO Tape Bar Code Reader Provides for efficient tape inventory management. Having a bar code label on each tape cartridge enables the card reader to identify the cartridge quickly, thereby speeding up inventory time. A bar code reader saves time, reduces wear of the tape drive, media and automation and reduces the risk of failure.

Remote Management

NEO Series remote management provides intelligent, proactive administration and monitoring of the tape library, tape drives and media, ensuring a seamless backup and archive process.

Drivers Tandberg Tape Driver


  • 10/100-BaseT Ethernet connection
  • Provides tape drive and tape cartridge status information
  • Enables remote configuration activities
  • Alerts user to unusual/suspicious activity that may affect the backup/archive process via email or SNMP traps
  • Enables remote firmware upgrades
  • Provides remote diagnostics capabilities

Why You Need It…

  • Provides convenience and reliable management of the backup/archive process from anywhere in the world

Removable Cartridge Magazines

NEO Series removable cartridge magazines provide effortless media handling for loading/unloading of cartridges while facilitating off-line storage for disaster recovery purposes.


  • Allows users to conveniently add/remove cartridges in their NEO library
  • Provides easy off-line handling of multiple cartridges
  • Enables convenient off-line/off-site storage of cartridges for disaster recovery purpose
  • Ensures more efficient media handling both inside and outside of a NEO Series library

Why You Need It…

  • Reduces administrative overhead by making media handling more efficient and reliable

Tandberg Model 64


Tandberg Tape Drive

Hardware SpecificationsNEOs T24NEOs StorageLoader
# of cartridge slots248
# of mail slots11
# of tape drives1-21
Form factor2u rackmount1u rackmount
Tape drive types supported LTO-6, LTO-7, LTO-8LTO-6, LTO-7, LTO-8
Interfaces6Gb SAS, 8Gb FC6Gb SAS, 8Gb FC
max. # of cartridge slots248
max. # of tape drives21
Max. capacity per module (TB)360120
Max. data transfer rate per module (TB/hr.)5.42.7
Dimensions (inches)3.44″ x 17.6″ x 29.13″1.73″ x 18.98″ x 31.85″
Dimensions (mm)87.4mm x 447.0mm x 739.9mm43.94mm x 482.1mm x 808.9mm
Weight33 lbs. / 14.9kg25.4 lbs. / 11.52kg
Reliability>2,000,000 MCBF (mean cycles between failures); Less than 5 minutes MTTR (mean time to repair)>2,000,000 MCBF (mean cycles between failures); Less than 10 minutes MTTR (mean time to repair)
Power168 watts110 watts
Standard WarrantyNEO Series libraries include a minimum one-year OverlandCare Bronze Support Coverage,
which includes 5 x 9 telephone support and advanced parts replacement
NEO Series libraries include a minimum one-year OverlandCare Bronze Support Coverage,
which includes 5 x 9 telephone support and advanced parts replacement