The IBM LTO Ultrium 5 1.5 TB Data Cartridge is a high-capacity tape cartridge that helps optimize your storage requirements. It features a 1.5 TB native storage physical capacity, with up to 3 TB capacity when compressed, to reduce equipment and cartridges required for tape-based data storage. This tape cartridge meets LTO Ultrium 5 design specifications and facilitates enhanced read/write reliability. With rigorous testing, this LTO 5 tape cartridge can withstand demands of everyday use to offer advanced performance and reliability. Its green storage design enables long data retention and archiving without requiring power at rest.