mRack DIT LTO-8 is a 1U rack mountable hybrid RAID and LTO-8 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-8 tape to safeguard the media for the long term.
mRack DIT LTO-8 features four Thunderbolt 2 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-8 drive which provides up to 12TB 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.
mRack DIT LTO-8 supports the Linear Tape File System (LTFS). LTFS mounts the LTO-8 tape drive in the same way as a disk drive. This enables drag and drop functionality to the LTO tape cartridge.
mRack DIT LTO-8 is compatible with industry leading LTO archiving and media management software for macOS and Windows including:
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.
|Interface||4x Thunderbolt 2 ports, dual independent
|Hardware RAID||Supports up to six 2.5" HDD/SSD (up to 9.5mm height)
RAID 0,1,5,6,10,50 or JBOD operation
|Tape Drive||IBM LTO-8, LTFS Compatible|
|System Requirements||Mac or Windows PC with Thunderbolt port
For systems with Thunderbolt 3, an adapter is required:
Mac Adapter | PC Adapter
Compatible backup/archive software
|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-8 drive
Hardware RAID supporting up to six 2.5" drives
Fujifilm LTO-7 tape cartridge
Fujifilm Universal Cleaning cartridge
Two 1 meter Thunderbolt cables
Extend Warranty to 3-years