Category Archives: data backup

IBM 3850: Past, Present, and Future of Data Storage

How it Started Beginning in the late 1960s, IBM engineers in Boulder, Colorado began to research and test an inexpensive high-capacity storage system built…
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LTO Tape meets long term economical Video Surveillance

You’ve heard of Alexa, and you’re familiar with Siri, now introducing Alice. Actually, its askALICE and its not so much of a digital…
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Spectra unveils its largest, most advanced tape library to date; Introducing Spectra TFinity ExaScale

Spectra unveils its largest, most advanced tape library to date; introducing Spectra TFinity ExaScale SpectraLogic has unveiled its greatest tape library to date,…
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LTO Tape – A Classic Data Storage Solution

Linear Tape-Open (LTO) magnetic tape data storage has been around since the turn of the century. However, tape was initially introduced as a…
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Former Uber CSO Charged in Data Breach

Uber’s Massive Data Security Blunder   Federal prosecutors have charged Uber's former Chief Security Officer (CSO), Joseph Sullivan, with obstruction of justice for attempting to hide…
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Elon Musk & LTO Tape

Tesla – The Data CompanyWhenever Tesla is brought up in conversation, it almost always provokes one of two reactions: it’s either the most…
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Have You Been Hacked ?

Recently, the California State University system as well as numerous other universities and nonprofit organizations around the world experienced a major cyber-attack. In…
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Tape VS. Disk – The Great Data Battle

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8QxGhln5YM&feature=youtu.beIt’s a no brainer that every business relies upon data for success. Whether you own a retail operation that relies upon inventory databases…
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LTO as a Long Term Storage Solution

Magnetic tape is a data storage solution for storing digital information on magnetic tape. At the outset, large open tape reels were the most popular format, but modern magnetic tape…
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Features of LTO Technology over the Years

Linear Tape Open or better known as (LTO) Ultrium is a high-capacity, single-reel tape storage created and frequently improved by HPE, IBM and…
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Why Your Data Storage Strategy Should Include Tape

Why Your Data Storage Strategy Should Include Tape As most businesses utilize the latest in flash and cloud storage technologies to keep up…
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science and innovation of magentic tape storage

Science and Innovation of Magnetic Tape Storage

Researchers break world record for magnetic tape storage capacity, making tape a head-turning competitor of cloud storage. For years, many data storage industry…
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Data Tape Recovery

Making the Case for Data Tape Recovery Even with the emergence of cloud storage, digital magnetic tapes are still widely in use today.…
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Ins and Outs of Offsite Data Backup

The Ins and Outs of Offsite Data Backup Does your business maintain and operate a high-level enterprise data center? If so, then you…
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Data Backup vs Data Archive

The Difference Between Data Backup and Data Archive Believe it or not, there’s a big difference between backup and archive. And for those…
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