A NEW LOOK FOR THE LTO PROGRAM!

The leaves aren't the only thing that's changing this Fall!

Are you looking for useful storage information to help you secure your data and control your storage costs? Would you like an information source that’s both easy to navigate and looks great?  The new LTO Program website has everything you’re looking for!

WHAT‘S INSIDE THE NEW LTO PROGRAM WEBSITE?

The new LTO Program website has the same address at LTO.org but what’s inside looks like eye candy for techies!  You will see a fresh and contemporary new design, eye catching images and graphics, as well as easy to navigate options. 

The new website looks great on mobile!

Oh yes, you’ll also find lots of exciting info including articles, white papers, press releases, user case studies and lots more to keep you updated on the latest data protection and budget control strategies.

And that’s not all – the linear design on the mobile version is supper easy to navigate!

THE NEXT GENERATION OF LTO TECHNOLOGY

What’s the latest news from the LTO Program?

You can find that in the Press Release section. The technology provider companies (TPCs) recently published information about the upcoming LTO Generation 9 that includes an update to the LTO technology roadmap. LTO-9 technology is planned to have up to a whopping 45TBs of data storage per cartridge compressed!

DEFEND AGAINST CYBERCRIME

Example of BlogBytes

BlogBytes articles provide expert insight and commentary on subjects like cybersecurity.

Hop on over to the LTO BlogBytes section where you can digest up-to-date material concerning storage issues and tape technology benefits from how to defend against a ransomware attack to the latest news about LTO technology.

A recent BlogBytes article discusses how cybercrime has become an industry on its own and is a threat to all organizations large or small including cloud service providers. It takes a close look at a cyberattack that occurred against a cloud service provider and the steps that you can take to help shield your company from becoming a cyberattack statistic whether your data is at your primary location or in the cloud.

LTO TAPE USER GETS 80% REDUCTION IN STORAGE COSTS

Want to know how LTO tape is used in a variety of applications? Then you should jump to the Case Study section of the new LTO website. One user case study is about Aardman, an independent and multi-award-winning production studio and creator of popular feature films like ‘Chicken Run’ and the Wallis and Gromit series of movies.

Aardman produces feature films, series, advertising, interactive entertainment and innovative attractions for both the domestic and international market. The company needed to efficiently store video production material at each phase of the workflow while protecting it from accidental or intentional destruction including ransomware attacks all while reducing storage costs. Aardman implemented LTO tape drives and automated libraries. See the case study here.

Aardman Animation uses LTO Technology

COMPARE TAPE AND CLOUD STORAGE COSTS

When comparing storage costs you may find that there can be some hidden fees behind that big cloud in the sky. Try the LTO TCO Calculator to get a comparative estimate of the costs for tape storage and cloud service fees. For the ultimate protection against intentional and accidental data destruction an air gap is needed between your stored data and the system to get the data offline helping to prevent unwarranted access. Tape storage is inherently offline, therefore, it is recommended that you use tape at your primary location and your offsite location and that you should make sure your cloud service provider uses tape in the cloud, too.

The new LTO Program website is attractive and easy to navigate but most importantly it is chock full of data protection and cost cutting information  – Come check it out!

 

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