Sun StorEdge L20/L40/L60 Tape Library

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Sun StorEdge L20/L40/L60 Tape Library

Sun StorEdge L20/L40/L60 Tape Library Overview


Tape Drives

DLT[tm] 7000
Quantum DLT 7000 HV Differential SCSI 35 - 70GB Tape Drive
DLT 8000
Quantum DLT 8000 HV Differential SCSI 40 - 80GB Tape Drive
LTO High Voltage Differential SCSI Tape Drive


AC Voltage Range
100-127 VAC (autoselecting) or 200-240 VAC (autoselecting)
50-60 Hz
Power Consumption
L20 - 200 W (maximum)
L40 - 375 W (maximum)
L60 - 560 W (maximum)
Heat Dissipation
830 BTU/hr (maximum)
Power Inlet (U.S. and Canada)
IEC-320 Connector
Temperature & Humidity
Operating 10 °C to 35°C ambient (50°F to 95°F), 20% to 80% noncondensing relative humidity, noncondensing
Non-Operating -40 °C to 60°C ambient (-40°F to 140°F), 10% to 95% relative humidity, noncondensing
0 - 10,000 feet

Dimensions and Weights

Rack-mount (without cartridges):
L20 - 216 mm (8.5 in)
L40 - 489 mm (19.25 in)
L60 - 711 mm (28 in)
Deskside (without cartridges):
245 mm (9.7 in)
510 mm (20.1 in)
Rack-mount (without cartridges):
L20 - 442 mm (17.4 in)
L40 - 442 mm (17.4 in)
L60 - 442 mm (17.4 in)
Deskside (without cartridges):
488 mm (19.2 in)
488 mm (19.2 in)
Rack-mount (without cartridges):
L20 - 700 mm (27.4 in)
L40 - 700 mm (27.4 in)
L60 - 760 mm (29.9 in)
Deskside (without cartridges):
760 mm (29.9 in)
760 mm (29.9 in)
Rack-mount (without cartridges):
L20 - 36.8 kg (81 lb) 1 drive, 40.8 kg (90 lb) 2 drive
L40 - 70.9 kg (156 lb)
L60- 94.5 kg (208 lb)
Deskside (without cartridges):
43.7 kg (96 lb) 1 drive, 47.8 kg (105 lb) 2 drive
80.5 kg (177 lb)


Meets or exceeds the following requirements:
UL 1950 Listed, CSA C22.2-No. 950, TUV-EN60950 60825-1
FCC Part 15B Class A, CE Mark, VCCI Class 1, C-Tick, GOST, BCIQ

Capacity and Performance

Number of Tape Drives
L20 - 1 to 2
L40 - 2 to 4
L60 - 4 to 6
Number of Cartridges
L20 - 20
L40 - 40
L60 - 60
Cartridge Capacity
10 GB (native, type III cartridge)
15 GB (native, type IIIxtcartridge)
35 GB (native, type IV cartridge)

10 GB (native, type III cartridge) 15 GB (native, type IIIxtcartridge) 40 GB (native, type IV cartridge)

100 GB (native)
Library Capacity (native)
L20 - 700 GB
L40 - 1.4 TB
L60 - 2.1 TB

L20 - 800 GB
L40 - 1.6 TB
L60 - 2.4 TB

L20 - 2 TB
L40 - 4 TB
L60 - 6 TB
Library Throughput
126 GB/hour (native)
Drive Sustained Transfer Rate
5 MB/sec (user native, maximum)
6 MB/sec (user native, maximum)
15 MB/sec
Native Transfer Rate (library)
L20 - 10 MB/sec
L40 - 20 MB/sec
L60 - 30 MB/sec

L20 - 12 MB/sec
L40 - 24 MB/sec
L60 - 36 MB/sec

L20 - 30 MB/sec
L40 - 50 MB/sec
L60 - 90 MB/sec


Express Computer Systems state-of-the-art engineering lab and certified technicians will make sure that your Sun StorEdge L20/L40/L60 Tape Library is tested rigorously and in perfect working condition. To back it up, we carry a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee on all of our used and refurbished gear, in addition to one of the industries best warranties.

Shipping Policy

We stock all of our products. Items are fully tested and professionally packaged to ensure functionality on arrival.

The StorEdge L20/L40/L60 will ship the same day if the order is received with sufficient testing and packaging time.

*Alaska and Hawaii customers, please contact us for a shipping quote.

Shipping Methods

We ship via Fedex. Next Day and expedited shipping services are available. Please contact us for a quote to upgrade shipping.

We can also ship via UPS or FedEx on your account number. Other freight and carrier services are available, please contact us at to make arrangements.

Pickup & Delivery

Local customers may also arrange for pickup or delivery of items.

Net Terms

Approved Educational, Government, and Corporate customers may submit a purchase order to purchase the StorEdge L20/L40/L60.

Please contact us and we will FAX or Email you a credit application.

Finance & Leasing Options

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Credit Card

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Wire Transfer

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