Category: Data Tape Media

  • Understanding the Strengths and Weaknesses of Tape Backup

    Tape as a backup storage solution has played an important role in data storage industry since the 1970s. However, modern storage technology such as cloud offers a practical alternative to tape for long-term storage. Of the multitude of tape data recovery and tape conversion cases handled each year, the…

  • Data Protection and Information Security – Together at Last.

    Data Protection and Information Security – Together at Last.

    Any IT professional that spent time around a corporate data center for several years has more than likely adapted to the separation of data protection and data security fields. The division in specialties has long historical roots, but does it really make sense anymore? Data protection is…

  • Data Storage Faceoff: Tape vs Disk vs Cloud

    Data Storage Faceoff: Tape vs Disk vs Cloud

    Data Storage Faceoff: Tape vs Disk vs Cloud In September 2010, Virgin Blue airline’s check-in and online booking systems went down for a period of 11 days, affecting around 50,000 passengers and 400 flights. Ultimately the downtime ended up costing the company over $20 million. So, what is the true…

  • Data Storage Depot: The Cost of Storage Media

    Data Storage Depot: The Cost of Storage Media

    I know what you’re probably thinking, who still uses tape as storage media backup? Isn’t everything in the cloud these days? In fact, recent research by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) shows that almost half (49%) of surveyed organizations said they currently rely on data tape as part of their main…

  • We make selling your used IT equipment simple and painless

    We make selling your used IT equipment simple and painless

    The buying and selling of used IT equipment is sometimes confusing, as well as one of those to do list items that continually gets pushed to the back burner. What are we going to with all of these old hard drives? Network switches? IP phones…

  • We Buy New & Used 3592 Tapes, JB, JJ, JC, JA, IBM & Fuji

    We Buy New & Used 3592 Tapes, JB, JJ, JC, JA, IBM & Fuji

    Part Number Manufacturer Description We Purchase 26400390 FUJI 3592 Cleaning Cartridge New Only 18P7535 IBM 3592 Cleaning Cartridge New Only 23R9811 IBM 3592 Extended JB 700GB/2.1TB New and Used 23R9815 IBM 3592 Extended JB 700GB/2.1TB New and Used 23R9830 IBM 3592 Extended JB 700GB/2.1TB New and Used 23R9831 IBM 3592…

  • We Buy New and Used LTO Tape Media

    We buy and sell new and used data tapes.  Ever wonder “can I sell my used tapes?” Check out the list below – Let us know what you have available and we’ll get you an offer right away. Part Number Manufacturer We Buy Description 26247024 FUJI New and…