The DNA Evolution™ product line offers a range of models, from field and desktop, to rack mount enterprise versions. All of our solutions provide you with the same feature set. Each model provides different levels of LTO automation, LTO drives, and server hardware.

 

DNA Evolution X Series: Linux®-based Turnkey Systems

Complete turnkey workgroup and enterprise systems, ship with a SAS-connected LTO tape drive(s).

Product Management Server # Tape Drives Tape Drive Details Automation Misc Hardware Software Image
X100 Rackmount
HP DL320
1 LTO-5 or 6,
Half Height
SAS Tape Drive
Internal Tape Drive
(Rackmounted Drive)
None 1 x LSI SAS Connection
1 x 2m SAS Cable
DNA Controller SW
5 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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X200 Rackmount
HP DL320
2 LTO-5 or 6,
Half Height
SAS Tape Drive
Internal Tape Drive
(Rackmounted Drive)
None 1 x LSI SAS Connection
1 x 2m SAS Cable
DNA Controller SW
5 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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X400 Rackmount
HP DL320
4 LTO-5 or 6,
Half Height
SAS Tape Drive
Internal Tape Drive
(Rackmounted Drive)
None 1 x LSI SAS Connection
1 x 2m SAS Cable
DNA Controller SW
5 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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X100-8 Rackmount
HP DL320
1 LTO-5 or 6,
Half Height
SAS Tape Drive
Automation Tape Drive
(Enclosed In
Autoloader)
8 slot autoloader
Bar code reader
1 x LSI SAS Connection
1 x 2m SAS Cable
DNA Controller SW
5 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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X100-24 Rackmount
HP DL320
1 LTO-5 or 6,
Half Height
SAS Tape Drive
Automation Tape Drive
(Enclosed In
Autoloader)
24 slot autoloader
Bar code reader
1 x LSI SAS Connection
1 x 2m SAS Cable
DNA Controller SW
5 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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X200-24 Rackmount
HP DL320
2 LTO-5 or 6,
Half Height
SAS Tape Drive
Automation Tape Drive
(Enclosed In
Autoloader)
24 slot autoloader
Bar code reader
1 x LSI SAS Connection
1 x 4m SAS Cable
DNA Controller SW
5 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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X200-48 Rackmount
HP DL 360
2 LTO-5 or 6,
Half Height
SAS Tape Drive
Automation Tape Drive
(Enclosed In
Autoloader)
48 slot autoloader
Bar code reader
1 x LSI SAS Connection
1 x 4m SAS Cable
DNA Controller SW
5 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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X400-48 Rackmount
HP DL 360
4 LTO-5 or 6,
Half Height
SAS Tape Drive
Automation Tape Drive
(Enclosed In
Autoloader)
48 slot autoloader
Bar code reader
1 x LSI SAS Connection
1 x 4m SAS Cable
DNA Controller SW
5 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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DNA Evolution M Series: Mac®-based Server and Thunderbolt™ Systems

Cost-effective solutions, from field to enterprise, offer hardware flexibility, with your choice of LTO tape drive connection. These are available with the same functionality (software, drives, library slot count) as the X Series, as shown in the Linux-based Turnkey Systems group. Mac-based server minimum system requirements include a 64-bit OS, 16GB RAM, Mac OS X® Mountain Lion (10.8.x) and a dual processor.

 

DNA Evolution A Series: Linux- or Mac-based Add-on Systems

Scalable solutions allow you to add LTO tape drives to the X Series models, with your choice of a Mac or Linux CPU and LTO tape drive connection. These are available with the same functionality (software, drives, library slot count) as the X Series, as shown in the Linux-based Turnkey Systems group.

 

DNA Evolution N Series: Linux Server for Third-party Tape Drives

The Linux-based enterprise solution controls large third-party LTO tape drives with unlimited slot control, and your choice of networking and LTO tape drive connection.

Product Management Server # Tape Drives Tape Drive Details Automation Misc Hardware Software Image
N100 Rackmount
HP DL 360
0 Works with
third-party
tape drives
(e.g. IBM, Quantum);
Contact us
for more info
Works with
third-party
tape drives and
auto-loaders
(e.g. IBM, Quantum,
Spectra Logic);
Contact us
for more info
None included,
needs third-party
HBA and cables
DNA Controller SW
10 x DNA Clients
1 x DNA Archive Manager
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