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NEO XL series

Overland NEO XL series
Overland NEO XL series

Automated tape libraries deliver the ultimate in flexible, cost-effective backup, archive and disaster recovery

Keeping pace with today’s incredible data growth rates is a significant challenge for IT professionals, especially when it comes to protecting that data seamlessly and affordably. The NEO XL-Series addresses the need for midrange and enterprise businesses to do more with less by providing effortless automated backup that combines flexibility, density, high-performance and affordability to ensure that data is protected faster, smarter, easier and more cost effectively.



The scalability of the NEO XL series allows to adjust backup and archive solutions according to the requirements. The library can be expanded up to 560 slots and 42 drives. The NEO XL series grows according to the data amount, decicions on further capacity or required transfer rates don´t have to be made.


NEO XL-Series libraries provide convenient, simplified installation, setup and operation with a touch-screen operator control panel or web-based remote management. Removable cartridge magazines facilitate the loading, unloading and off-line storage of data cartridges, reducing media handling costs. This provides an easy upgradeability and serviceability.

Cost efficiency

NEO XL-Series libraries are designed to not only provide an affordable purchase
price, but to deliver superior long-term cost of ownership. Through the ease-of-use and high reliability the cost for administration, support and interruption get nearly reduced.


NEO XL-Series libraries provide the reliability required by today’s demanding IT
environments to ensure that datas are readily accessible and always available.
Features such as redundant power provide access to the datas in the event of a power disruption. The simple exchange of drives and tape library modules ensures short downtimes in case of service.

Model overview

Model Storage capacity Host interface Slots Supported tape drives
XL 60 Up to 375 TB compressed capacity at LTO-6 (150 TB uncompressed) 6 Gbps SAS, 8 Gbps FC 60 Up to 3 LTO Tape Drives (LTO-5 or LTO-6)
XL 80 Up to 1200 TB compressed capacity at LTO-7 (480 TB uncompressed) 6 Gbps SAS, 8 Gbps FC 80 Up to 6 LTO Tape Drives (LTO-6 or LTO-7)