Tape backup and tape libraries
- October 10, 2013
Tape vendor Spectra Logic launches BlackPearl appliance with S3-like RESTful interface and LTFS support for 'deep storage' archives.
- October 02, 2013
Tandberg Data announced availability of its new LTO-6 HH (Half Height) external drive, aimed at small- and medium-sized businesses for backup.
- September 20, 2013
Backup expert W. Curtis Preston's advice from Storage Decisions: Focus on instant recovery, RPO and RTO and forget traditional restores.
- September 20, 2013
Overall backup tape revenues continue to decline, but major tape manufacturers say the adoption rate for LTO-6 is higher than LTO-5.
- September 13, 2013
Tandberg Data announced earlier this week that its removable disk, NAS and tape storage products work with Veeam Backup and Replication v7 software.
- September 12, 2013
Oracle launches faster, higher-capacity StorageTek T10000 tape cartridges and LTFS software to better compete with LTO-6.
- September 04, 2013
Pre- and post-production firm Films at 59 opts for StorageDNA's DNA Evolution to manage its data on tape.
- August 29, 2013
Private clouds represent another threat to tape backups, but there are cost and data retention concerns that enable tape to remain a viable option.
- June 11, 2013
Hewlett-Packard delivers virtual software appliance version of its StoreOnce deduplication technology and a scalable midrange tape library.
- June 04, 2013
The use of LTFS has taken off in certain markets, but compatible products for general-purpose storage and archiving have been slow to develop.
- May 21, 2013
Quantum upgrades its vmPRO virtual machine backup appliance, supporting 24 TB of pre-deduped data and LTFS tape in a virtual appliance.
- May 20, 2013
Veeam upgrades its virtual machine backup software, building WAN acceleration and native tape support into Backup & Recovery v7.
- May 14, 2013
While storage vendors reported slow sales at start of 2013, Symantec and CommVault had success with enterprise backup software.
- March 15, 2013
NASCAR Productions recently chose Spectra Logic's Spectra T-Finity tape library to store video footage, including broadcast video and broadcast-related data sets.
- February 22, 2013
Sales of LTO tapes were up in Q4 of 2012, according to Santa Clara Consulting Group, although overall sales revenues continue to fall.