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Results tagged "LTO"

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Tape Rules for Long-Term Storage

October 09, 2012 05:21 PM
A common knock against the use of tape for long-term archives is that data has to be migrated every few years as tape formats change. Not so. With good management, you can go 10 years between tape migrations. Here's why and how.

A Great Decade For Tape

May 25, 2010 08:21 AM
As I wrote about in my most recent entry, LTO-5 adds some capabilities that will lead to this being a great decade for tape. This time, the latest generation of LTO is bringing more to the table than just speed and capacity. LTFS, as we describe in our recent article "What is LTFS," is a great example of that. In fact, while capacity did see its normal upgrade in this generation, speed was only upgraded slightly. Fear not, speed upgrades will be back on track in generation 6. Holding LTO-5 back a little, but putting LTO-6 back on track, is a smart move by LTO

IBM Adds Punch To LTO 5 Tape

April 23, 2010 08:00 AM
Along with other vendors, IBM is announcing the latest generation in Linear Tape-Open (LTO) tape technology--Ultrium 5 tape drives. This new generation is attractive to IT organizations that either use or may be planning to use LTO tape technology in terms of feeds and speeds that follow the typical high-technology, evolutionary path of providing "better, faster, cheaper" capabilities. But IBM is also offering two new differentiating capabilities that add extra punch to its announcement.

Dell Offers Next-Gen Tape-Based Storage

April 20, 2007 08:16 PM
Claims it's one of the first to deliver of Linear Tape-Open drives and media.

IBM Researchers Cram 6.67 Billion Bits Into One Square Inch

May 16, 2006 03:35 PM
IBM said researchers have developed a data storage technology that is capable of cramming eight terabytes of data onto a small tape cartridge.

Shift To Disk Backup Prompts New Quantum Tape, Disk Products

March 06, 2006 05:01 AM
Acknowledging the impact that disk is having on the tape market, Quantum this week is unveiling two new technologies that reflect changes in the way businesses back up and protect

What's In Store For Storage In 2005

December 21, 2004 08:25 PM
With the new year upon us, some key storage technologies are poised for takeoff, and, not surprisingly, they're an alphabet soup of acronyms.

Storage Vendors Converge Around SANs, Backup

April 08, 2004 10:00 AM
Vendors exhibiting at the Storage Networking World conference in Phoenix introduced a number of new products in the past few days.

Storage Show Vendors Converge Around SANs, Backup

April 07, 2004 04:00 PM
Vendors exhibiting at the Storage Networking World conference in Phoenix introduced a number of new products in the past few days. And their offerings fell broadly into a couple different

Overland To Unveil Backup Appliance With Tape Emulation

April 05, 2004 03:00 PM
Overland Storage is expected to release the latest version of its REO disk-to-disk backup appliance sometime this month, giving it tape emulation capabilities and the ability to serve as secondary

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