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Immediately Stop Using Backup Tapes for Archiving

Nick Inglis has done three great posts on the future of magnetic storage and some breakthroughs in the technology. But let's stir things up a bit. Here are some pointers on how to break the tape habit for enterprise archiving. I'm very interested in what you think. This post...

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LTFS 3: Linear Tape File System and the Future of Tape Data Storage

The Linear Tape File System (LTFS) is an open specification that is taking tape management into the future. With LTFS, which boasts the convenience of USB and external storage options and generally larger capacities, tape has regained its rightful place among other data storage technologies....

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LTFS 2: The Linear Tape File System - The Evolution and Revolution of Tape

The Linear Tape File System (LTFS) is the latest development in magnetic tape, a technology that has been evolving for over 50 years and remains one of the most efficient means of storing data and information. The Linear Tape File System is self-contained tape that stores data and information...

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LTFS 1: Linear Tape File System - The Brilliant Breakthrough

This post is part 1 of a 3 part series about Linear Tape File System. The Linear Tape File System (LTFS) is one of the most important breakthroughs in magnetic tape storage (yes, it's still alive and is experiencing a resurgence). LTFS is a fully encompassed file system that writes...

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