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LTFS and LTO : Backup to Tape – Stay in Budget

  LTFS and LTO : Backup to Tape – Stay in Budget Budgets are squeezed. Backups grow and need securing. You have to manage it all and stick to budget.   LTFS (Take the Quiz – What is LTFS?) and LTO killed those horrible days of tape A, and drive B both struggling to interface with…

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Tape storage – Offsite and Offline

Tape storage – Offsite and Offline – with MediaTrack® Tape storage is the collection, transportation and storage of your backed up data. Backup Storage Facilities have been around since 1986 and we know storage well. Your data sits in a cool vault, in an unbranded building. Unmarked vehicles whiz around collecting and delivering. Backups Continue to…

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Vehicle branding. What’s the risk?

Branded vehicles: No-cost advertising. High visibility. Our offsite fleet is on the road – every single working day. We agree. Never scoff at free advertising. BUT, Backup won’t brand her vehicles. Your offsite tape canister may hold 100TBs of data. Every drop of your company information. HR records, customer files, payroll, intellectual property. All sitting in…

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Backup and Recovery : How Tape Works for You

Backup and Recovery : How Tape Works for You Tape Can Help Advances in LTO tape, its durability, performance, and reliability make tape a backup and recovery choice. You have cost considerations, a smaller budget and the task of maintaining business continuity. Tape has a seat in your hybrid data center. LTFS (recognized by ISO…

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Petabytes of Data – Tape Controlling Costs of Expansion

  Petabytes of Data – Tape Controlling Costs of Expansion Tape shows its value in 2017 as data grows and grows You are managing environments while controlling costs and still trying to keep with in target constraints. Budgets under pressure mean business decisions work when the numbers are right. insideBIGDATA breaks it down with an…

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Data Tape Storage – Backup Your Data

Data Storage on Tape Data tape storage is in the spotlight. Data tape storage is having a renaissance – thanks to LTO and LTFS technology. With malware prowling the cyber highways, tape storage, offline and offsite, is getting a green light. According to LTO Ultrium tapes shipped in 2016 continue to grow. Data tapes are…

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Tape Backups Stop Malware : Dinosaur Turns Sexy

Why Tape Backups Stop Malware : Dinosaur Turns Sexy Fact ‘458% increase in the number of times hackers searched Internet of Things connections for vulnerabilities’ so says Forbes Tech May 2016 review of global cyber companies. Tape Backups, Your Air Gap Artist Malware : the more we plug in, whizzing along cyber-highways, the sooner we’ll…

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Remove Offsite Storage Risk – Don’t Brand the Transport

Remove Risk. Don’t Brand the Off-Site Transport Branded vehicles: You may not be comfortable with your offsite tapes and media in a branded vehicle saying, “I’m here, I’m here. Pick me!” Our fleet is on the road – every single working day. But you’d never know. We agree. Never scoff at free advertising on high…

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