Latest Magnetic tape data storage Stories

2014-05-19 16:25:55

Important tape storage milestone storing, protecting and accessing increasing volumes of Big Data LAS VEGAS, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, IBM (NYSE: IBM) researchers announced they have demonstrated a new record of 85.9 billion bits of data per square inch in areal data density on low-cost linear magnetic particulate tape -- a significant update to one of the computer industry's most resilient, reliable and affordable data storage technologies for Big Data....

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2014-05-05 04:08:29

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Ask anyone born in the last 20 years what a cassette tape is, and odds are you’ll most likely receive a blank look in return. However, that could change following the unveiling of Sony’s latest invention – a new type of magnetic tape capable of holding 148 gigabytes (GB) worth of data per square inch. According to Gizmodo’s Robert Sorokanich, the enhanced magnetic tape means that a single cassette would be able to store...

2014-03-07 23:21:16

Buyer’s Guide Cuts Time and Cost from Product Research Process for End Users to Deploy the Right Big Data Tape Library Solution Austin, Texas (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 Several years ago at a crowded end user focused conference, the latest tape library innovation was unveiled from behind a waterfall curtain and throngs of attendees rushed the stage to catch a glimpse. Fast forward to today, and in spite of what some disk suppliers have been saying, tape is still necessary and projected to...

2013-08-30 23:23:41

One Safe Place Media Corp celebrates its Seventh Year of Offsite Data Protection Excellence. Now providing customers OSP TapeTrack Library Health to score and monitor the best practices in tape management. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 One Safe Place Media Corp (http://www.onesafeplace.com), one of the country’s leading offsite data protection and Online Business Backup companies, announces its continued expansion of its Offsite Tape Vaulting service, with the addition of OSP...

2013-07-31 23:37:09

Tenth Year of Certified Media Destruction Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 One Safe Place Media Corp (http://www.onesafeplace.com), one of the country’s leading offsite data protection and Online Business Backup companies, announces its continued expansion of its Certified Media Destruction solutions. CRUSH from OSP, the company’s Certified Media Destruction shredder solution, eliminates hard drives, backup tapes, laptops, DVDs, cell phones, video tape & film, memory sticks and...

2011-05-09 07:00:00

ARMONK, N.Y., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced new tape storage and enhanced archiving, deduplication offerings designed to help clients efficiently store and extract intelligence from massive amounts of data. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110509/NY97739 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) The amount of information generated is increasing dramatically each year driven by armies of sensors, mobile devices, social...

2010-09-30 06:45:00

DALLAS, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenTech Systems, Inc., the leading provider of tape copying, migration and disaster recovery solutions for IBM z/OS centric data centers announced a major release of its flagship Tape/Copy VDR product. The new release is version 2.7.3 and includes the following new features: OAM support has been added to migrate binary Objects Automatically add new datasets to underutilized tapes to maximize usage of tape media Intelligent copying of input volume sets...

Latest Magnetic tape data storage Reference Libraries

2010-09-29 14:57:36

A tape drive is a storage device that reads and writes data on a magnetic tape. It is mostly used for offline, archival data storage. Tape media is generally cost efficient and has a long archival strength. In contrast to a disk drive which provides random access storage, a tape drive provides sequential access storage. This takes the tape drive a substantial amount of time between winding tape between reels and reading individual data, which is much longer than a disk drive. Consequently,...

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