Sort it out Veritas, remember, thats what we pay for. Potential customers are reminded, however, that actual street pricing will vary depending on the vendors’ different discount and negotiating policies. Tried the technote last night, made no difference. It has a 64MB buffer and a total access time of seconds. This, of course, holds true for the Certance products as well.

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On this metric, Sony quotes a 2: Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Also perform an inventory and verify the result. Certance’s release of an LTO 2 product family ultriumm2 late is a case of “better late than never.

Certance Ultrium LTO 2 Cl1002 Lto-2 External Backup Tape Drive Te3200-012

Given the long delay, Certance would have to have some exceptional features to take market share away from the other vendors with their well-established products. Available in both internal and external models, the Certance LTO Ultrium 1 Tape Drive is marketed for use in midrange server environments.

The AL comes standard in a tabletop configuration, although there is an optional 2U rack-mount kit. Each product offers distinguishing features that elevate it beyond its competitors in particular areas, and each manufacturer has its own loyal installed base. It is included in the chart below for comparison’s sake, but is not called out in the text.

Certance acquisition, Quantum, LTO2, Ultrium2, Ultrium3, LTO3

Check here to start a new keyword search. Furthermore, there was nothing spectacular in the announcement press release that would help customers to forgive the delay.


Three years React Rapid Replacement hour, cross-shipment exchange or three-year mail-in 5. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. United States English English. Capacity and data transfer rate are the two most frequently compared specifications.

One-year on-site exchange or three-year advance parts exchange 6. They all use half-inch-wide Metal Particle tape in a multichannel format using a linear serpentine recording and magnetoresistive MR xertance and magnetic servo technology.

I have the same drive that also uses Certance drivers. I haven’t installed yet, and am now wondering if I should even attempt it or just return it.

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So its not the drive, it works fine, its the drivers for 9. All Supported Versions Operating system s: Three-year React Rapid Replacement hour cross-shipment exchange or three-year mail-in 2. Each of the three TPCs adds its own unique features after implementing the specifications, in an effort to differentiate its products from the other offerings.

That notification is made via the TapeAlert system, which causes the host software to display a cleaning request the Certance LTO Ultrium tape drives do not have liquid crystal displays [LCDs]. Potential customers would be justified in being concerned about the company’s ability to meet future product release dates. Each drive also offers its own certancce set of features that differentiates it from the rest of the competitive pack.

Ultimately, it’s Veritas’ responsibility to keep their device types current for new devices and hopefully we can prod them into issuing new driver sets with our particular devices, but I hope this at least certnce you in the right direction.


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Inventory produces a Physical Volume Library error. The CL offers a total access time of 75 seconds cartridge load time to beginning of tape [BOT] plus average ultroum2 access time.

This can be a plus for server companies that would prefer to source their tape products from an independent company rather than from a competitor. With its announcement on 29 October of the long-awaited second-generation product line, Certance now offers four products based on the Cdrtance Tape-Open LTO Ultrium technology. I’ll take it by the ultriium2 that this question has not received a reply within two business days, that this post has been marked ignored.

Certance’s list price for its LTO-2 drive is lower than any of its competitors, particularly the Sony SAIT-1 if that drive is included in the competitive line-up.

But I now see it being pointless in installing the driver update if I still need to do a binary edit on the devtypes.

This format results in a cartridge capacity of approximately GB when using Ultrium Generation 2 media. I fixed this by doing a binary edit on. Certance offers two data ultrrium2 a MB native cartridge for the Ultrium 1 ulhrium2 drive and a MB native cartridge for Ultrium 2 drive and a universal cleaning cartridge that can clean both first- and second-generation drives.