Make Space, Take Control

Spectra Logic Tape Libraries come in sizes from 50 to unlimited slots to fit the need of any business, from small production companies to large enterprises.

Advantages of the solution

  • Browse & Search Media with Previews/Proxies
  • Easy User Restore
  • One Solution for all Platforms
  • Customizable Metadata fields


  • Long-term storage, LTO certified for 30 years
  • Combine with P5 Backup for daily server backup
  • Tape cloning for maximum security & off-site storage
  • Parallelization for speed and scalability


Backup and Archive to LTO Tape

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Archiving is the best method to create space on high performance storage. It keeps all important data accessible in one place, reduces the risk of data loss and avoids the hassle of constantly having to increase storage. Archiving also reduces the cost of storage since tape offers the lowest cost per TB of any medium. Browse and search anything anytime.

Spectra Logic offers tape libraries for all requirements. Combined with P5 Archive, the result is an easy, robust and scalable solution. Access and configuration via browser make it flexible and offer insight wherever you are. P5 supports all Spectra Logic libraries making it the ideal combination for saving your data.

For day-to-day protection of production data, use part of the Spectra Logic library for regular, full or incremental backup with Archiware P5 Backup.

Screenshot P5 Archive Restore Katalog

The P5 Archive metadata and preview catalogue

Scalable Archive Solution

Example: 1 Archive Server + 1 LTO Tape Library

Archive to LTO tape. Manual or automatic drop folder Archiving. Unlimited slots for any size of tape library. Unlimited number of tapes can be written using the P5 Archive license. Use with T50e, T120, T200 library. Multi purpose use by combining with P5 Backup using the same library.

LTO Facts


Speed up to 360 MB/s uncompressed
Capacity 12,0 TB uncompressed
Security Servo Tracks, Verify, Error Correction, Auto Speed
Lifespan Certified for 30 Years
Off-site storage Simple, reliable, cost-effective


Speed up to 300 MB/s uncompressed
Capacity 6,0 TB uncompressed
Security Servo Tracks, Verify, Error Correction, Auto Speed
Lifespan Certified for 30 Years
Off-site storage Simple, reliable, cost-effective