Tape Storage White Paper
Putting LTO cartridge cases to the test: What the science says about critical case design and protection
The use of tape cartridges as a media standard for data storage and backup is growing fast, in both the amount of data being stored and the value of the content itself.
According to studies, tape provides significant cost savings compared to disk storage, with lower cost per GB, lower operating expenses and lower energy costs.1 In addition, compliance and legal factors drive many companies to rely on tape. Most major internet enterprises understand this--that's why companies like Google, YAHOO, IBM, and many other massive data creators move their data to tape storage on a regular basis.
Read about the entire test in our white paper: