Tape backup and tape libraries

  • October 18, 2004 18 Oct'04

    Tech Report: Virtual tape libraries

    This Tech Report gives you everything you need to know about virtual tape libraries.

  • September 23, 2004 23 Sep'04

    Tape's new love affair with disk

    Jerome Wendt looks at tape's new love affair with disk.

  • September 23, 2004 23 Sep'04

    VTL matrix

    VTL matrix

  • August 19, 2004 19 Aug'04

    New SNIA lab hopes to earn users' trust

    The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) has launched its fifth lab, which aims to improve management of tape libraries, iSCSI and NAS.

  • August 16, 2004 16 Aug'04

    LTO-3 and DAT make strides

    Certance is first to announce LTO-3 drives and, together with HP, has extended the roadmap for Digital Audio Tape (DAT).

  • July 27, 2004 27 Jul'04

    LTO-3 licenses on the loose

    The specification for the next generation of LTO tape technology is available now, but the format will not include native WORM support as expected

  • July 26, 2004 26 Jul'04

    Sony launches AIT-4

    Sony has improved the throughput rates and capacity of its AIT drives, feeding its installed base. But a new version of LTO out today zooms past it

  • July 23, 2004 23 Jul'04

    Tape WORM has legs!

    WORM tape has been around forever but is finding renewed popularity among companies trying to comply with government regulations

  • July 20, 2004 20 Jul'04

    Quantum readies WORM option for latest SDLT drives, media

    The latest Super DLT tape drives from Quantum will support the write-once-read-many (WORM) protocol, a bonus for users trying to comply with new data retention regulations.

  • July 19, 2004 19 Jul'04

    Ten simple rules for better backup

    Backup is a bothersome task, but we all have to do it. How does your organization stand in regard to the basics of backup operations? Here's a checklist of 10 areas you should focus on in order to build a more effective backup practice.

  • June 29, 2004 29 Jun'04

    StorageTek and Sun tighten the knot

    Facing increased competition from EMC's recent entry into the tape market, StorageTek has strengthened its OEM ties with Sun

  • June 28, 2004 28 Jun'04

    Users changing tape technologies

    A new report shows users are changing their backup environments and opting for higher capacity, higher speed tape systems over desktop and entry-level drives.

  • June 10, 2004 10 Jun'04

    StorageTek ships PowderHorn replacement

    The PowderHorn tape library dies later this year, but can StorageTek's latest library fill the void?

  • June 10, 2004 10 Jun'04

    EMC signs tape deal, reorganizes software business

    EMC has signed a reseller deal with ADIC to fill out its ILM strategy and has moved all its software divisions, except VMWare, under one roof.

  • May 17, 2004 17 May'04

    EMC and StorageTek get friendly?

    EMC has been posturing for months about beefing up its tape strategy. Analysts say it sounds like there's a deal in the works with StorageTek