Technical Specifications Available configurationsModel 3588 F7A—One LTO Ultrium 7 tape drive, 8 Gbps FC interfaceModel 3588 F7C—One LTO Ultrium 7 tape drive, 8 Gbps FC interface for IBM TS4500 tape libraries onlyTape drive typeLTO Ultrium 7Physical capacity6 TB native; 15 TB with 2.5:1 compressionNumber of tape drives1Number of tape cartridges1Data transfer rateUp to 300 MBps nativeMedia typeRead and write:LTO Ultrium 76 TB data cartridge6 TB WORM cartridgeLTO Ultrium 62.5 TB data cartridge2.5 TB WORM cartridgeRead only:LTO Ultrium 51.5 TB data cartridge1.5 TB WORM cartridgeAlso available:LTO Ultrium cleaning cartridgeWeight4.3 kg (9.5 lb)Power requirements100 – 240 V ac, 50 – 60 Hz auto-rangingDimensions (W x H x D)148.26 mm x 84.76 mm x 210.50 mm (5.83 in. x 3.33 in. x 8.28 in.)WarrantyThree-year limited warranty, customer replaceable unit (CRU) and on-site service in most countries, next-business-day 9x5, service upgrades available Next Steps Buy now and get started Contact us for pricing Learn more Read the data sheet Expert resources to help you succeed IBM Redbooks Complimentary, step-by-step guides for download and mobile. Support Learn more about product support options.