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LTO Ultrium 8 Tape Specifications Ready to Go

The LTO Program Technology Provider Companies announced the LTO Ultrium format generation 8 magnetic tape specifications are now available for licensing by media manufacturers. For more information visit: www.lto.org

Sony and IBM Advance Limits of Magnetic Tape Storage Capacity

Sony Corporation announced it, in concert with IBM Research, has developed a magnetic tape storage technology with a recording areal density of 201 Gb/in2.

Sony and Fujifilm Pass LTO Ultrium 7 Testing

The LTO Program Technology Provider Companies announced that Fujifilm and Sony have completed interchange testing for the LTO Ultrium 7 magnetic tape format.

Overland Storage Rolls Out LTO Ultrium 7 Tape Libraries

Sphere 3D announced that its Overland Storage subsidiary is now offering tape libraries and autoloaders that support the LTO Ultrium 7 format.

More Turmoil at Imation

Imation Corp. announced an extensive restructuring plan, which involves significant job losses, winding down legacy operations and terminating license agreements.

Quantum Tape Libraries Go LTO Ultrium 7

Quantum Corp. announced that it plans to employ LTO Ultrium 7 technology in its Scalar and StorNext AEL tape libraries.

Spectra Logic Offers LTO Ultrium 7 Tape Libraries

Spectra Logic announced that it will offer magnetic tape libraries employing the latest LTO Ultrium 7 technology.

LTO Ultrium 7 Specifications Ready to Go

The LTO Program Technology Provider Companies announced that the LTO Ultrium format generation 7 specifications are now available for licensing by storage mechanism and media manufacturers.

IBM Selects FUJIFILM for Advanced Data Cartridge

FUJIFILM Recording Media announced that it will manufacture the data cartridge for IBM’s new TS1150 enterprise tape drive.

mLogic Unveils Thunderbolt LTO 6 Tape Drive

mLogic announced its new LTO Ultrium 6 magnetic tape drive that features a Thunderbolt interface.

FUJIFILM and IBM Hype 154TB Magnetic Tape Storage

FUJIFILM Recording Media and IBM announced that the companies are fiddling with magnetic storage tape technology that makes it possible to record more than 154TB of data on a single LTO-sized cartridge.

Sony Teases 185TB Magnetic Tape Storage

Sony Corporation announced that it is developing magnetic storage tape technology that makes it possible to record more than 185TB of data on a single cartridge.

FUJIFILM Celebrates 100 Million LTO Cartridges

FUJIFILM Recording Media U.S.A. announced that it has manufactured over 100 million Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium magnetic tape cartridges since the format’s introduction in 2000.

Tandberg Launches Fibre Channel LTO-6 Tape Drive

Tandberg Data announced its latest external LTO Ultrium 6 desktop tape drive, which features a half height design and incorporates a Fibre Channel interface.

Maxell Uncorks LTO Ultrium 6 Tape Cartridges

Maxell Corporation of America announced the availability of its LTO Ultrium 6 magnetic tape cartridges.