Overview: The latest addition to the HP SureStore DLT range delivers 40 GB ( 80GB compressed) capacity on a single tape to stay ahead of the backup and restore requirements of enterprise managers facing increasing capacity demand and a shrinking window. Compatibility with all four of the top selling server brands is tested and assured. ??As well as its additional capacity the HP SureStore DLT 80 benefits from advances in reliability an improved native transfer rate of 6 MB/second and flexible LVDS connectivity. TapeAlert continuously monitors the drive and media and warns you of any potential backup problems thereby helping to maintain the integrity of data throughout the backup process. The HP SureStore DLT 80 is compatible with leading operating systems and software platforms. The drive can be supplied as an internal or external unit or can be rack-mounted for use with the HP SureStore TapeRack enclosure.