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

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

Top 10 BlogBytes of the Year 2017

In 2017, readers of the LTO Program’s BlogBytes were made aware of the latest digital storage trends and topics – from controlling costs and combatting cyber-attacks to managing storage and getting the scoop on the new LTO generation-8 technology. Read on to learn about the Top Ten BlogBytes of 2017 based on readership. 10 –…

January 31, 2018

Leap in to the New Year with Storage Resolutions!         

At the end of the year many of us jump into the New Year with hopeful resolutions. Most of us think about personal goals of reductions, improvements and efficiencies ranging from weight management to financial prosperity. This isn’t much different from how we set business resolutions. In this BlogBytes, we will explore ways to be…

January 16, 2018

Gartner Summit Sparks Data Security Fervor

Businesses are searching for ways to increase growth through innovation and digital transformation. Attendees at the recent Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations Management & Data Center Conference 2017 in Las Vegas were interested in the LTO Program’s wide range of expertise including storage and security infrastructure. In this BlogBytes, you will learn key strategies to help…

December 27, 2017

Your Data Amongst the Shopping Frenzy

A lot of last minute shopping is taking place as you get ready for holiday gift giving. This creates a huge amount of IT processes, storage and data security activity for many organizations including wholesalers, retailers and financial institutions. In this BlogBytes, we will review a mishap that occurred at one financial institution and the…

December 19, 2017

Secure Your Digital Assets!

Securing digital assets, physical property and sensitive information is a must for every organization, large or small, which is why the LTO Program recently attended the International Security Conference (ISC) East in New York.  In this BlogBytes, we will review the show highlights and key messages that were discussed, including the new LTO Generation 8…

December 8, 2017