IBM 6390 7GB 8mm Cart Tape
Buy our genuine IBM 6390 7GB 8mm Cart Tape. The 7GB 8mm Cartridge Tape Unit is a helical scan, high capacity, streaming tape drive with a sustained data transfer rate of 500 KB per second. The tape unit includes data compression hardware using an adaptation of IBM's IDRC algorithm which provides an effective capacity of up to 14 GB per cartridge and an effective transfer rate of 1 MB per second, depending on the type of data transferred. Error Correction Code (ECC) is used to maintain data integrity.