The Pinetree team has added repair of additional tape drives manufactured by HP, Quantum, IBM and Overland data. The process is being used to do this has been tested on the other products and has produced excellent results. The acceptance of the repair is 98% or greater in the field. The returns for warranty are less than 1 % to keep the cost down for the user. Tape drives from Storagetek tape libraries are are updated to the latest level available. This additional capability provides support to the field service personal that are maintaining the tape libraries. Storagetek libraries are L20, L40 .L80, L700 and SL500. The ADIC (Quantum) tape library support includes the Scalar i200, Scalar 1000, Scalar 100 and Scalar 24. This support consists for repair , service and sales The Quantum M 1500 and M2500 are also supportable with spares and service. The HP tape libraries are the Surestore Tape Autoloader series that are repairable and serviceable by the team at Pinetree Peripherals 1nc. The tape drives from the Dell Powervault 132T and Powervault 122T are included in the repair list. The older products are still repairable and Pinetree has parts to do the repair. This includes the 9 track, 18 track, 36 track units manufactured by Storagtek, M4 Data and Fujitsu. Call for information about any tape drive repairs that you have.
We have 18 track Storagetek tape drives for sale. The pricing has been discounted to keep the cost of the project down if these 42xx Storagetek tape drives are needed.
These days there is not a whole lot of buzz about tape drive repair. Sure there is a lot of talk about cloud-based storage, and disk storage, solid state and conventional, but what about those reliable tape drives that are still chugging along after 20 or more years of dependable service. I mean honestly, when something works why throw it out? Yes tape is bulky and has slow access times, but no one is expecting real-time access to that stored data. What about the time when disaster strikes and you cannot get an internet connection. Are you really covered? Tape drives, manufactured by Oracle(StorageTek) and Quantum are the heart of today’s tape libraries and still provide a reliable, economical and efficient manner to restore your data and get your business up and running once again.
Reuse, Recycle, Reduce
Pinetree can give those old units a new lease on life, and in most cases update them to the latest revision level. It is amazing how much more efficient a tape drive unit runs, when it has been thoroughly cleaned, upgraded and tested. Whether you are using a LTO-4 or a STK 9914, Pinetree has the expertise and experience to keep those units operating at peak performance.
Whether you need a quick repair or desire on-site maintenance, Pinetree can provide those services TODAY. So give us a call (303 776-5066) or drop us an e-mail and see what solution fits your business today. What do you have to lose?