Oracle StorageTek SL4000 Modular Library System—Comparisons

Simple, Scalable, and Affordable

Oracle StorageTek SL4000 Modular Library System delivers unprecedented value through flexible scalability, high availability, and simplified management. It’s the eco-friendly choice for your data protection, disaster recovery, archive, or cloud deployment needs.

  • Grows with your business to almost 200 PB of capacity.

    Grows with your business to almost 200 PB of capacity.

  • Flexible partitioning increases efficiency.

    Flexible partitioning increases efficiency.

  • High availability supports continuous operations.

    High availability supports continuous operations.

  Oracle StorageTek SL8500 Modular Library System Oracle StorageTek SL4000 Modular Library System Oracle StorageTek SL3000 Modular Library System
Maximum Number of Cartridge Slots: 100,000 9,004 5,925
Maximum Capacity (uncompressed): 850 PB 76.5 PB 50.3 PB
Maximum Capacity (2.5:1 compressed): 2.1 EB 191 PB 125 PB
Maximum Number of Drives: 640 120 56
Maximum Throughput (TB/hr): 659 123 57
Tape Drive Choices
(current offerings)
T10000D and IBM LTO 6/7 T10000D and IBM LTO 6/7 T10000D and IBM LTO 6/7
Number of Physical Partitions: Sixteen Sixteen Eight
Redundant and Hot Swappable Components: Library electronics, robotics, pass-through ports, control paths, CAPS,fans, power Robotics, control paths, CAPs, fans, power Robotics, electronics, control path, CAPS,fans, power

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