The NAB Show – We Need to Store More!

In April, tens of thousands of broadcasters and movie makers stormed the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show in Las Vegas to see how the latest technology will help them manage their TV, radio and movie-making operations. One of the key concerns shared during the event was how to efficiently and cost-effectively store large media…

April 23, 2018

LTO-8 Technology Featured at OPC Summit

In March, the Open Compute Project (OCP) held its annual US Summit at the San Jose Convention Center in California. The Summit hosted more than 3,000 key decision makers, executives, engineers, developers and suppliers – including the LTO Program team. The purpose was to help grow and support the open hardware ecosystem. In this BlogBytes,…

April 4, 2018

Broadcasters – Unlock the Power of LTO Technology!

Safely store large amounts of data at low cost using LTO storage technology compared to disk.  Many users have also found that using the Linear Tape File System (LTFS) can unlock even more powerful benefits of LTO technology. In this BlogBytes, we will review what makes LTFS a powerful enabler for users and how content…

March 26, 2018

RECORD BREAKING AMOUNT IN TOTAL TAPE CAPACITY SHIPMENTS ANNOUNCED BY THE LTO PROGRAM

Ongoing shipment trends demonstrate tape technology’s continued role in the ever-growing storage landscape in 2017 SILICON VALLEY, CALIF. — (March 14, 2018) — The LTO Program Technology Provider Companies (TPCs), Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM Corporation and Quantum today released their annual tape media shipment report, detailing year-over-year shipments. The report showed a record 108,457 petabytes (PB)…

March 14, 2018

Oops! Your files have been encrypted.

If you see this message on your computer screen, your system has probably been infected with malware. If the message declares that you can fix the problem by paying for a decryption service, you may now be a victim of ransomware. In this BlogBytes, we will review the ransomware landscape, take a look at a…

February 28, 2018

Tape Storage – Star Wars Style

If data storage enthusiasts had been involved with the Star Wars saga these words may have been spoken by leaders of the federation, “It is time for a storage platform to rise! It is time for secure, reliable and cost effective data preservation. It is time for LTO generation-8 technology.” Yoda may have exclaimed “May…

February 15, 2018