Tape is a storage standby, and while there may be debates about how much life it has left, tape is still around. Just what is it about tape backup technology that has kept it relevant for so long? There are a number of possible factors. Tape backups are a reliable form of data protection and are even found in other areas of storage you might not expect.
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