IBM 3494-L10 Tape Library Base Frame

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The Model L10 supports up to 32 tape control unit functions.

  • Includes capability to install either a 3490E Model C1A or C2A or up to two 3490E Model F1A Tape Drives
  • Drives in the Model L10 can have OEMI, ESCON, or SCSI attachments
  • Cartridge capacity 160 to 240
  • Lower entry price to tape automation
  • Flexible with modular expandability (up to 15 additional frames with a total cartridge capacity of 6,240)
  • Supports 3490E model technology (1 to 32 drives)
    • 36-track bidirectional recording and IDRC standard
    • Field upgrade capability to use currently installed 3490E Model C10, C11, and C22 Tape Drives or Model F11 Tape Drives in 3494
    • Performance Enhancement feature for increased connectivity and performance in ESCON and SCSI-2 environments
  • Supports Magstar 3590 Technology (0 to 31 SCSI or Fibre Channel attached tape drive transports or 0 to 74 ESCON/FICON attached drives) in additional frames
  • Supports 3592 Tape technology, including encryption capable TS1120 Tape Drives, in additional frames
  • Supports attachment of the 3952 Tape Frame containing the TS7500 Virtualization Engine or TS7700 Virtualization Engine
  • Supports attachment of the Model B20, B10, B18, or B16 VTS
  • Field upgrade capability (to Model L12 or L14)
  • Multiple-platform attachment (iSeries, AS/400, pSeries, RS/6000, RS/6000 SP, zSeries, ES/3090, ES/9000, S/390, HP, Sun, and Intel-based processors running Microsoft Windows NT)

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