- Deploy a low-profile design configuration with up to four storage devices in a 1U space in a 19-inch rack
- Enable the performance and capacity enhancements of half-high Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium 7 (15.0 TB), LTO Ultrium 6 (6.25 TB), LTO Ultrium 5 (3.0 TB), DVD-RAM or Remote DBA Experts, LLC (RDX) removable disk drives
- Provide multiple options to connect to high-performance IBM POWER8®, IBM POWER7®, IBM POWER6®, IBM BladeCenter®, IBM PureFlex® and other compatible original equipment manufacturer (OEM) systems
For organizations with rack-mount servers, IBM 7226 Multimedia Storage Enclosure provides reliable and flexible data backup and security in the data center. With high-speed SAS, USB and Fibre Channel interface options, as well as compatibility with a range of storage devices, 7226 Multimedia Storage Enclosure can help protect data on critical IBM Power Systems™, POWER, BladeCenter, PureFlex and other compatible OEM systems. High-density applications using half-high LTO Ultrium 7, LTO Ultrium 6 and LTO Ultrium 5 SAS tape drives are available on POWER8® and POWER7 systems. These LTO Ultrium tape drives are also available with Fiber Channel.
7226 Multimedia Storage Enclosure is a rack-mounted unit that features two drive bays that can hold one or two tape drives, one or two RDX removable disk drives, and up to four slim-design DVD-RAM drives. These drives can be mixed in any combination of any available drive technology or electronic interface in a single 7226 Multimedia Storage Enclosure.