IBM LTO Ultrium 8 Data Cartridge


IBM LTO8 Ultrium 12TB (01PL041) Data Cartridge

The IBM® LTO Ultrium 8 data cartridge (LTO 8) offers double the storage capacity of the previous generation for long-term data preservation and rapid, reliable access to data. The eighth generation of LTO Ultrium tape media delivers 12 TB native capacity and up to 30 TB of compressed capacity for even greater efficiency and performance. Purchasing LTO 8 data cartridges from IBM gives you peace of mind in sourcing media from a trusted, time-proven tape technology leader. Discover how the LT0 8 can help you manage explosive data growth, sustain rapid, reliable access to data and ensure business resilience.


  • Increase capacity and performance. 
  • Reduce risk of data loss or corruption.
  • Enhance data access.
  • Tape cartridge portability. 
  • IBM Spectrum Archive Support. 
  • Adherence to Linear Tape-Open Ultrium 8 standard.