LTO-7 Technology Reveals Security Storage Secrets

Participants at the recent ISC West 2016 security show were very intrigued by the secure storage benefits offered by LTO technology. The LTO Program sponsored a booth at the show where the team demonstrated LTO-7 digital tape drives with the Linear Tape File System (LTFS) to show attendees the ease of use and long-term digital…

April 26, 2016

ESG Study Reveals Astounding Storage Cost Conclusions

Storage managers are continually monitoring, managing and struggling with cost control related to the storage of data – whether it is in a small, medium or large enterprise environment. Managers want to improve their capital expenditure efficiency while providing outstanding service. In February, 2016, The Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) released a white paper describing a…

April 11, 2016

LTFS Implementations – The Inside Scoop (Part 2)

In part one of this LTFS series we showed you an inside look at what LTFS is and the secret sauce that makes it work. In part 2, this BlogBytes will examine exciting LTFS implementations that can be engaged in a variety of industry segments including movie and TV production, medical imaging, digital surveillance, legal…

March 24, 2016

LTFS – The Inside Scoop (Part 1)

When you want to save big data files, view a directory list of the files, or open and move the files, you want it to be intuitive and easy, just like using a USB storage stick!  Wouldn’t it be great if storing big data could also be cost effective and last for decades? We have…

March 10, 2016

SSG-Now Labs Puts LTO-7 Tape through Spring Cleaning Tests

One of the biggest spring cleaning tasks is getting rid of clutter and organizing household items. This can include all parts of the home from the kitchen to closets and everywhere in-between. The same goes for business data, which needs to be organized and categorized from laptops to servers and all digital corners in-between. For…

February 24, 2016

Smile, You’re on Body-Cam

In the wake of unrest that has occurred in several cities across the country, the move to equip law enforcement officers with body cameras is high on the to-do list for many municipalities. The movement is intended to provide the ultimate witness that captures evidential video, helping to validate what actually occurred for prosecutorial procedures…

February 9, 2016

Petabytes, Exabytes, Zettabytes…. “Gotta-bytes”?

LTO-7 Tape for Bytes You Gotta Keep It’s no secret businesses create and utilize tons of data. Consumers contribute to this with all the gadgets acquired in the holiday season including smartphones, game consoles, digital cameras, smart appliances, laptops, tablets and more.  All of this adds up to huge amounts of data that are measured…

January 26, 2016

Top 10 LTO BlogBytes of the Year 2015

2015 was an amazing year of technological advancements and coming of age for data protection practices, all evidenced by the top 10 LTO BlogBytes of the year. Based on readership the rankings were very close.  Here’s how they finally lined up: 1. Hey CEO, CFO and CIO… Take Note… LTO 7 Is Coming! Drum roll….Number one…

January 12, 2016

GV Expo – Highlighting the Security, Capacity and Speed of LTO-7 Technology

Government agencies from federal and state departments to supporting civilian agencies are looking for easy and affordable means to store critical data and rich media that is secure, fast and high capacity. The LTO Program demonstrated these capabilities at the December Government Video Expo (GV Expo) conference in Washington DC. Government Video Expo is the…

December 15, 2015

Supercomputers Need Super Storage

LTO Program Presents LTO Gen-7 at HPC15 in Austin  The LTO program technology providers were sponsors at the recent High Performance Computing (HPC) conference in Austin, Texas, and the buzz was not only about the speed and processing capabilities of these super-beasts but also how to reliably store the huge amount of data the supercomputers…

December 8, 2015