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Manufacturer: IBM
Manufacturer Part No: 7TP7A04318

IBM RDX 4TB Cartridge - Part# 7TP7A04318 Lenovo X86 Server Option Technology Removable Disk Storage (ThinkSystem ST550)

The IBM RDX solution provides all the benefits of disk, with fast random access to data and drag and drop functionality, and all the historic portability and durability benefits of tape. Designed for portability and longevity, the rugged RDX cartridges are engineered to be durable so you can safely transport off-site while also providing the shelf life required for archival requirements

Flexibility

Whether you are in a System x tower, rack optimized, or BladeCenter S environment, IBM provides simple and flexible RDX docking alternatives. RDX docks are offered as external standalone units as well as internal 5.25” half height docks, which can easily mount in any standard half height bay or when combined with an IBM 1U Enclosure can quickly be converted into an external rack mountable solution, containing up to 2 RDX internal docks. The internal docks can also be installed internally in select IBM System x rack optimized servers by leveraging an optional enablement kit (43V5959).

High Performance Plug and Play USB Connectivity

The IBM RDX USB 3.0 disk backup solution is designed to reliably and cost-effectively help protect your business's valuable assets. It uses a rugged removable disk cartridge and docking station to provide an easy- to-use, highly secure, fast, and portable answer to your data protection concerns.

IBM RDX features a high-capacity, shock-resistant 4 TB cartridge, making your storage options extremely flexible. The RDX USB 3.0 docking stations are offered in external stand-alone and internal 5.25-inch half height units to seamlessly integrate into your System x or BladeCenter environment. The USB interface ensures a simple installation while providing high performance, with sustained transfer rates of up to 96 Mbps.

High Capacity and Easy Scalability

Whether protecting a static data set or trying to plan and manage for growth, IBM offers 500GB, 750GB, 1TB, 1.5TB, 2TB and 4TB RDX cartridge capacity points to meet your requirements. RDX docks are compatible with all IBM cartridge capacities.

Intuitive Management

The standard Yosemite Backup Basic with DR for IBM RDX application provides a powerful and intuitive wizard-based management approach to backup and recovery. Simplified process management should also come with a full-feature set and Yosemite Backup Basic with DR for IBM RDX delivers, providing such advanced functionality as bare metal disaster recovery and cartridge encryption features.

  • Overview / Features
  • Technical Specs
  • Data Sheet
  • Part Nos / Desc

IBM RDX Overview and Features

Durable, reliable and secure removable disk backup solution

Affordable, high-capacity, shock-resistant 500GB, 750GB, 1TB, 1.5TB 2TB and 4TB cartridges

USB interfaces for simplified plug-and-play installation

Fast, efficient USB performance, up to 96 MBps

Standard Yosemite Backup Basic with DR for IBM RDX Application

5.25-inch half height Internal dock offering

Optional Enablement Kit also allows for internal installation in select IBM System x Rack Optimized Servers

Flexible external USB configurations with a standalone offering or a configurable 1U Rack-mount solution

RDX docks are compatible with all cartridge capacities, allowing for scalability to manage growth

IBM RDX Technical Specifications


Technology IBM RDX Removable Disk

Form Factor Half-High Internal or External Desktop

Capacity per Up to: 160GB Native/320GB Compressed
Cartridge Up to: 320GB Native/640GB Compressed
  Up to: 500GB Native/ 1TB Compressed
  Up to: 750GB Native/ 1.5TB Compressed
  Up to: 1TB Native/ 2TB Compressed
  Up to: 1.5TB Native/ 3TB Compressed
  Up to: 2TB Native/ 4TB Compressed
  Up to: 4TB Native/ 8TB Compressed

Data Transfer Rate Up to: 96 MB/Sec

Interface USB 3.0

Dock Compatibility Docks support all current capacities

Enablement Kit 43V5959 Allows for internal installation or RDX Internal Dock in select IBM System x Rack Optimized Servers

Limited Warranty Internal docks carry a base 1-year limited warranty, External Docks carry a 3-year limited warranty. RDX cartridges come standard with a 1-year limited warranty.

Physical specifications Internal:
Height: 41.4 mm (1.63 in) Width: 146.0 mm (5.75 in) Length: 171.9 mm (6.77 in) including bezel Weight: 635 g (1.40 lbs)
External:
Height: 51.8 mm (2.04 in) Width: 109.8 mm (4.32 in) Length: 177.5 mm (7.00 in) including bezel Weight: 540 g (1.19 lbs)
Cartridges:
Height: 23.7 mm (0.93 in.) Width: 86.6 mm (3.41 in.) Depth: 119.2 mm (4.69 in.) Weight: 173 g (6.08 oz)

Operating environment Temperature: 10°C to 40°C (50°F to 104°F) Relative humidity: 20% to 80% noncondensing

 

IBM RDX Data Sheet

IBM RDX Removable Disk Storage System Data Sheet

IBM RDX Part Numbers and Descriptions

CARTRIDGES
UPC DESCRIPTION

46C5366 IBM RDX 160GB Cartridge
46C5367 IBM RDX 320GB Cartridge
46C5368 IBM RDX 500GB Cartridge
46C2334 IBM RDX 750GB Cartridge
46C2335 IBM RDX 1TB Cartridge
46C2856 IBM RDX 1.5TB Cartridge
00KC506 IBM RDX 2TB Cartridge
7TP7A04318 IBM RDX 4TB Cartridge

DOCKING STATION BUNDLES  
UPC DESCRIPTION

46C5364 IBM RDX160 Internal USB
46C5387 IBM RDX320 Internal USB
46C5388 IBM RDX500 Internal USB
362516X IBM RDX160 External USB
362532X IBM RDX320 External USB
362550X IBM RDX500 External USB

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