Engineered for Reliability

  • Auto-connecting, user-installable tape drives
  • All brushless motors
  • Self-calibrating all-digital servo control system
  • Auto-aligning: No mechanical or electrical adjustments
  • Auto-discovery of all components
  • Automated tape drive cleaning
  • Filtered air cooling


  • Models 8560 and 85120 expandable in the field to 474 tape slots with FastPass™ tape mover option
  • Built-in library-enabled encryption
  • ADI library interface
  • Dedicated four-slot I/O port doesn’t reduce capacity
  • Fibre Channel and SAS drive interface support
  • Logical Library partitioning
  • All access through front and back of unit

Comprehensive User Interface

  • Q-Link brow-fluidser-based remote library manager
  • Color LCD touch control panel and menu system for easy installation, configuration, operation and maintenance

Efficient Media Control

  • Barcode scanner
  • Four-slot I/O port
  • Key-lockable tape bays


  • Three year warranty
  • Simple, easy-to-use encryption
  • User field expansion to 474 slots with FastPass
  • N+1 power option
  • Dual AC input power option
  • Rack mount kit