mRack DIT LTO-6



IBC 2018 LTO Flyer

Thunderbolt 3 RAID and LTO-6 Tape Archiving Solution for Digital Workflows

  • 1U rack mountable storage and archiving solution
  • Supports up to six 2.5" hard drives or SSDs (add your own drives)
  • Hardware RAID 0,1,5,6,10, 50 or JBOD operation
  • Integrated LTO-6 tape drive - 2.5TB of storage per tape cartridge, up to 160 MB/second data transfer rate
  • Four Thunderbolt 3 ports (dual Thunderbolt 3 buses)
  • Ideal for mounting in standard 19" racks or DIT carts
  • Mac OSX and Windows compatible
  • Ships with 6-bay drive enclosure, IBM LTO-6 tape drive,  LT0-6 data cartridge, Universal Cleaning Cartridge and two Thunderbolt 3 cables

RAID & LTO-6. The Perfect Combo.

mRack DIT LTO-6 is a 1U rack mountable hybrid RAID and LTO-6 tape archiving solution designed to support today's digital workflows.  Copy camera cards to high-speed RAID for online editing and then archive the raw footage and completed projects to LTO-6 tape to safeguard the media for the long term.

mRack DIT LTO-6 features four Thunderbolt 3 ports and connects to any Thunderbolt equipped Mac or PC.  Add up to six spinning or solid state drives for integrated hardware RAID functionality.  Archive assets to the on-board LTO-6 drive which provides 2.5TB of data storage per cartridge.  LTO has a shelf life of 30+ years and is the most cost-effective storage medium on a cost per TB basis.

Hello LTFS. Drag and Drop Content to
LTO-6 Tape. 

mRack DIT LTO-6 supports the Linear Tape File System (LTFS).  LTFS mounts the LTO-6 tape drive in the same way as a disk drive.  This enables drag and drop functionality to the LTO tape cartridge. Download the mLogic LTFS Utility here.

Backup. Archive. Manage. Works with your favorite software. 

mRack DIT LTO-6 is compatible with industry leading LTO archiving and media management software for macOS and Windows including:

Simple GUI. High-Speed Hardware RAID.

Add six of your favorite hard drives or SSDs.  mRack DIT supports drives up to 9.5mm in height.  Setting up a RAID set is easy using the included utility.  

    The dedicated RAID-on-Chip processor and onboard 512MB of DDR3 cache memory offloads RAID processing from the host system, ensuring stable and high-performance data transfers.

    Interface:   4x Thunderbolt 3 ports, dual independent
      Thunderbolt 3 buses
    Hardware RAID:   Supports up to six 2.5" HDD/SSD (up to 9.5mm)
      RAID 0,1,5,6,10,50 or JBOD operation
    Tape Drive    IBM LTO-6, LTFS Compatible
    System Requirements:   Mac or Windows PC with Thunderbolt port
    Size:   19 x 16.5 x 1.75"/ 48.3 x 41.9 x 4.45 cm
    Weight:   16 lb / 7.25 kg
    What's in the Box?   1U rack mountable enclosure with LTO-6 drive
      Hardware RAID supporting up to six 2.5" drives
      Fujifilm LTO-6 tape cartridge
      Fujifilm Universal Cleaning cartridge
      Two 1 meter Thunderbolt 3 cables
    Warranty:   2-years
      Extend Warranty to 3-years