Saturday November 18, 2017

M4Data LogoTape Libraries and Tape Drives: M4Data

M4Data 9914 Tape Drive

  • Refurbished 9914 drives configured to your requirements
  • Drive exchanges with delivery in 24 hours
  • Depot Repair with 3 to 5 day repair cycle on drives and parts
  • Maintenance Contracts from parts only to 7x24 coverage available
  • Large inventory of parts 9914 Parts List

The 9914 is a quad density 9-track tape system for complete data interchange, data conversion, and seismic data processing. The 9914 is a full function, horizontal 9-track open reel tape drive supporting all four of the IBM/ANSI/ECMA sanctioned recording formats: 800 (NRZ), 1600 (PE), 3200 (DPE), and 6250 (GCR) bit per inch. It features emulations to attach to all popular host platforms.
The 9914 is very user-friendly. Its simple, straight tape path and air-loading system allow tape to be loaded automatically and the drive to be put on line in ultra-fast time. It accepts all standard tape reel sizes and is whisper-quiet in operation.

M490E Tape Drive

  • Refurbished M490E|4890 drives configured to your requirements
  • Drive exchanges with delivery in 24 hours
  • Depot repair with 3 to 5 day repair cycle on drives and parts
  • Maintenance contracts, advance exchange and 5x9 Next Day
  • Inventory of parts M490E Parts List

The M490E, also known as the STK 4890, is a 36 track tape drive capable of reading and writing 18/36 track data. (3480, 3490, 3490E) The drive is ideal for data interchange, data conversion and backup under tough conditions, such as in automated libraries, like the M490L, 9714, 9722, and the 9710.
The M490E is an ultra-fast, robust, and well-proven tape drive. It is both forward looking and backward compatible and ideal for data interchange and backup under tough conditions, such as in automated tape libraries, which often require 100% duty cycles.It brings outstanding double-speed performance, superior mainframe technology and worldwide interchange standards to midrange users, at a low price and in a compact 8-inch format(the smallest in its class). Its many connectivity and emulation capabilities range from PCs to mainframes The full air-bearing tape path features no-contact, pressurized fixed heads, and two tape conditioners. Tape literally floats on air (even when stationary), virtually eliminating tape wear and friction.
Pinetree has a large inventory can provide you with sales, exchanges, and repairs for your drives and parts.

M490L Tape Library

  • Refurbished M490L (9712|9722) autoloaders configured to your requirements
  • Single drive (M490E) to autoloader (M490L) conversion available
  • Drive/Autoloader exchanges with delivery in 24 hours
  • Depot repair with 3 to 5 day repair cycle on drive, autoloader, and parts
  • Maintenance contracts, advance exchange and 5x9 Next Day
  • Inventory of parts M490L Parts List

The M490L, also known as the StorageTek 9712 and 9722, is a 15 cartridge 36 track tape autoloader. Together with true mainframe-class technology and hierarchical data storage management at entry-level prices and in desktop space. Its outstanding double speed performance is based on the well-proven M490E tape drive, with its full air-bearing tape path.The M490L can be fitted with one or two M490E 36 track drives, permitting storage or retrieval of over 40 GB od data per hour, in native mode
Pinetree has a large inventory can provide you with sales, exchanges, and repairs for your drives and parts.  We also stock conversion kits to enable you to convert your M490E to a M490L autoloader.

9914V Tape drive

  • Refurbished 9914V drives, 110-240AC and -48VDC available
  • Drive exchanges with delivery in 24 hours
  • Depot Repair with 3 to 5 day repair cycle on drives and parts
  • Maintenance Contracts from parts only to 7x24 coverage available
  • Inventory of parts 9914V Parts List

The 9914V is a vertical version of the popular 9914 9 track tape system and was widely used in the telecom industry. Available in both 100-240VAC and -48VDC configurations.
Like the 9914, the 9914V excels in meeting the data interchange, data conversion, archiving and fast backup/restore requirements of most types of computer. It combines superb tape handling and outstanding performance with reliability of a very high order. It is also easy to use and service and offers a remarkably low cost of ownership.

Mag File 20 - M1500 tape library

  • Refurbished MagFile | M1500 tape libraries
  • Drives with canisters for DLT7000 & 8000, SDLT, and LTO
  • Depot repair with 3 to 5 day repair cycle on library and drives
  • Maintenance contracts from parts only to 7x24 coverage available
  • Inventory of parts and drives MagFile Parts List

The MagFile 20 is a 21 cartridge DLT automated library that can be configured with one or two DLT drives.

A DLT library that offers enterprise-level storage capacity and delivers good performance, excellent build quality and combines this with huge expansion potential.
Despite its compact size, the MagFile 20 DLT library offers exceptionally high levels of storage and scalability, making it an ideal choice for enterprise-level backup operations. A single MagFile 20, while less than seven inches tall, manages to fit 20 DLT cartridges along with up to two DLT drives inside its case. Expansion options abound as Pinteree Peripherals offers a variety of stacking solutions, allowing libraries to be easily expanded as demand increases.

9710 & 9714 tape libraries

The 9710 is an automated tape library that can be configured with either ten DLT or six 4890 (3490E), or a mixture of the two technologies and can hold up to 588 tape cartridges.

9714 Tape Library Image

The 9714 is an automated DLT library that can be configured for up to six DLT drives and 100 tape cartridges.

 

Extending the life for our customer's M4 Data tape backup drives and libraries is our mission. Pinetree Peripherals can help you improve your bottom line, by allowing you to keep those end of life units, up and running. There is nothing like a bit of peace of mind, knowing your data is being protected by reliable and long-lasting disaster recovery methods.
Our tape drive repair and tape library repair services are a cost-effective means to keep what you have and protect your backup infrastructure investment.

We can provide:
  • Replacement parts
  • New and Refurbished unit sales
  • LTO, DLT, AIT and 9840 tape backup drive replacement units and repairs
  • Onsite maintenance (Continental US Only)
  • Depot Repair
  • Advance Exchange
  • 180 day warranty on all tape backup drive and library repairs and parts
M4Data Repair and Sales Services Availability Information at a Glance.
Model Sales Exchange Repair Parts Contracts ONSITE T&M
9914 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
9914V Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
M490E Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
M490L Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
9840 A B C Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
9940 A B Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
9710 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
9714 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
9730 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MAGFILE20 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes