LTO Technology Passes Lab Review with Flying Colors

ESG Technology Lab Review Deems LTO Tape is Ready for the Next-generation Data Center In a detailed report published November 11, 2015 by the Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG), LTO technology, including the latest LTO generation-7, is examined and put to an exhaustive test in a variety of categories.  The report’s bottom-line? “Nothing is more cost-effective,…

November 23, 2015

Clients Get the LTO-7 Scoop in New York

Attendees at the Storage Decisions Conference Discuss LTO Generation-7 Benefits Storage Decisions is an exclusive conference for storage execs from select companies in a wide assortment of industries.  Here they learn to decipher and select the storage devices and capabilities needed to address their organizations’ requirements for scalability, performance, flexibility, capacity and affordability. The LTO…

November 10, 2015

Goblins Want to Eat Your Data!

LTO Technology Can Help Thwart the Ghoulish Attacks This is the season of ghosts, goblins and monsters. Which one will eat your data? Will it be the Werewolf of Dataland, Frankenstein’s Data-Crusher, the info thirsty Cloud Dracula or the creepy Byte-Zombies! Whichever data goblin breaks into your organization, it will cost you lots! According to…

October 27, 2015

LTO Data Storage Technology Shines at Security Conference

There is an explosion in the amount of data being collected for critical security implementations like video surveillance, which was a key topic at the recent ASIS business conference held in Anaheim California. ASIS, formerly known as the American Society for Industrial Security, a seminar and exhibition dedicated to security management issues, had thousands of…

October 13, 2015

LTO-7: Questions & Answers

Below is a list of common questions and answers regarding LTO-7.  For more information on the product, please click here.  With the announcement of LTO-7 Specifications paving the way for the future of tape storage, can you share any numbers around LTO’s install base? We can confirm ~5 million drives and 280 million tape cartridges have…

October 6, 2015

Hey CEO, CFO, and CIO… Take Note…LTO-7 is Coming!

Attendees at IBC Get the Scoop on LTO-7 Specs The LTO Program sponsored a presentation booth at the recent International Broadcasters Conference (IBC) in Amsterdam,  Netherlands, and attendees were in a fever pitch for the news about LTO-7 specifications.  On September 14th the LTO technology provider companies announced the availability of the LTO-7 specifications, which…

September 22, 2015

Flape! Flash and Tape Archival Pairing

Flape! What’s that?  You may recall the creative minds at Wikibon coined this name which describes a combination of flash and tape for storing archival data. As described in an article by Wikibon’s David Floyer, “this combination of technologies when used for long-term archiving can save IT departments as much as 300% of their overall…

September 9, 2015

Meaning Making Machines

LTFS Library Helps Make Meanings Accurate The expression “humans are meaning making machines” alludes to how we attach meaning and make up a story to fit most everything we see, hear and experience. Meanings help us make sense of the world and the events around us and in our businesses. So, what’s the problem with…

August 25, 2015

I’m Reorganizing My Closet

Has this happened to you? My closet filled up! I was alarmed to see that my clothes closet was maxed out to its full capacity. I decided to reorganize it and use some space saving technology. The reorg included tiered shelving, stacked drawers and space saving hangers that allow you to hang multiple garments, like…

August 4, 2015

Data Sticks to Tape

Some have said that tape storage is dying or is even dead! They say that tape is slow, not easy to use, requires lots of people to manage, costs more than disk, and is not as reliable as other forms of storage. Those thoughts have been shown to be false. Read on to understand why…

July 21, 2015