LTO-9 tape media

LTO-9 tape provides 18TB’s of native capacity, 45TB compressed at a transfer rate of 400MB/s native and 1000MB/s compressed and is ideal for large systems backups or suitable for archival purposes and provides peace of mind from the world’s largest manufacturer of LTO tape media.  Designed for organisations that need to store massive amounts of information at the lowest cost per GB, the new media provides AES 256-bit encryption and has a 1019 bit error rate so an improvement in data reliability.

LTO-9 Tape

LTO-9 also continues support for LTFS that allows LTO tapes to be seen as a very large USB drive!

LTO-9 tape compatibility

The LTO tape drives are also backwards read/write compatible with LTO-8 so buying a new drive will enable you to use existing LTO-8 tapes.

All LTO media has a lifetime guarantee against defects. If for any reason your tape becomes defective we will send out a replacement. In addition to this if the media fault leads to data loss and it has been kept in the correct environmental conditions and used correctly Fujifilm also provides a tape data recovery service.

For organisations that require LTO in their tape libraries, we can now provide these with either a new library or upgrade to your existing library, call us on 01256 331614 for details or email

If purchasing 20 or more pieces of  LTO media we can provide you with printed barcodes for use in your LTO tape library that have the correct barcode sequence.

LTO-9 tape capacity - 18TB / 45TB

Fortuna Data
®2023 Fortuna Data – All Rights Reserved - Trading since 1994