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About Bantam

The Idealstor Bantam is a removable disk backup system that will change the way you look at backups. Combining the best of disk and tape, the Bantam uses rugged 2.5 SATA disks as backup media which can then be sent offsite for storage and disaster recovery. Starting at only $299.00 (USD) the Bantam is priced to fit the budget of any SMB yet is reliable enough to meet the needs of the most demanding enterprise.

The Idealstor Bantam is designed to attach directly to any server or desktop. The Bantam is a fast, rugged and reliable system that is ideal for backup, archive, data movement and disaster recovery. It provides blazing performance and fast access to your data. Transfer rates of up to 480 MB/s will be available and at time of launch disk cartridges of 320GB, 500GB, 750GB and 1TB (larger systems are available to backup more than 1TB of data). Extended maintenance, USB3 controllers and multi-disk packs are also available.

Each Bantam can be combined with Paragon Drive Backup Workstation or Server edition to create a complete solution. Paragon Drive Backup is optimized for file based backups, block level backups, bare metal recovery and server migrations.

  • Idealstor Bantam

  • Bantam Cartridge

Form Factor Cartridge Dock
Height 2cm (0.79in) 4cm (1.57in)
Width 8cm (3.15in) 11cm (4.33in)
Length 12.7cm (5in) 15.7cm (6.18in)
Weight 0.2kg (0.4lbs) 0.2kg (0.4lbs)
Capacity 320GB, 500GB, 750GB & 1TB
Compatibility Backward and forward compatible with all Bantam Cartridges
Interface USB3, backward compatible with USB2
Cartridge Drop shock(Non operating) 1m (39.4 in) drop to tile over concrete floor
Orientation Horizantal or Vertical
Enviromental Requirements  
Operating Humidity 20% to 40% non condensing
Non-Operating Humidity 10% to 95% non condensing
Operating Tempreture 10C to 40C (50F to 104F)
Non-Operating Tempreture -40C to 70C (-40F to 158F)
Operating Altitude -15 to 3,050m(-50 to 10,000ft)
Non-Operating Altitude -15 to 10,660m(-50 to 35,000ft)
Operating Vibration 0.5G
Non-Operating Vibration 1.0G
Warranty 1 Year