Tape Media Compatibility

Don’t fully understand the platform you work with? This media compatibility overview will help you understand the compatibility between our different drive technologies and available media.

 

Tape Drive Compability Matrix

Tape FormatLTO Tape Drives
LTO-4LTO-3LTO-2LTO-1
LTO-4RW
LTO-3RWRW
LTO-2RRWRW
LTO-1RRWRW
Tape FormatDAT Tape Drives
DAT 160DAT 72DDS-4DDS-3
DAT 160RW
DAT 72RWRW
DDS-4RWRWRW
DDS-3RWRWRW
Tape FormatVXA Tape Drives
VXA-320VXA-172VXA-2VXA-1
VXA-3RWRW
VXA-2RWRWRW
VXA-1RWRW
Tape FormatSLR Tape Drives
SLR140SLR100SLR75SLR60SLR7SLR5
SLR140RW
SLR100RWRW
SLR75RWRWRWRW
SLR60RWRWRWRW
SLR50RWRWRWRW
SLR40RWRWRWRW
SLR7RRRRRW
SLR32RRR
SLR24RRR
SLR5RRRRW
SLR4RRW
SLR3RW
Tape FormatDLT Tape Drives
DLT-VS80DLT-VS160DLT-V4SDLT220SDLT320SDLT600
DLT-IVRWRRR
DLT VS1RWRWR
SDLT IRWRWR
SDLT IIRW
Tape FormatLTO Tape Drives
LTO-4LTO-3LTO-2LTO-1
LTO-4RW
LTO-3RWRW
LTO-2RRWRW
LTO-1RRWRW
Tape FormatDAT Tape Drives
DAT 160DAT 72DDS-4DDS-3
DAT 160RW
DAT 72RWRW
DDS-4RWRWRW
DDS-3RWRWRW
Tape FormatVXA Tape Drives
VXA-320VXA-172VXA-2VXA-1
VXA-3RWRW
VXA-2RWRWRW
VXA-1RWRW
Tape FormatSLR Tape Drives
SLR140SLR100SLR75SLR60SLR7SLR5
SLR140RW
SLR100RWRW
SLR75RWRWRWRW
SLR60RWRWRWRW
SLR50RWRWRWRW
SLR40RWRWRWRW
SLR7RRRRRW
SLR32RRR
SLR24RRR
SLR5RRRRW
SLR4RRW
SLR3RW
Tape FormatDLT Tape Drives
DLT-VS80DLT-VS160DLT-V4SDLT220SDLT320SDLT600
DLT-IVRWRRR
DLT VS1RWRWR
SDLT IRWRWR
SDLT IIRW