automated tape library


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automated tape library

[′ȯd·ə‚mād·əd ′tāp ¦lī‚brer·ē]
(computer science)
A computer storage system consisting of several thousand magnetic tapes and equipment under computer control which automatically brings the tapes from storage, mounts them on tape drives, dismounts the tapes when the job is completed, and returns them to storage.
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B) will discuss the company's recently introduced automated tape library (ATL) and its implications for the company's long-range growth.
Having support with CommVault's Galaxy Enterprise 2000 in both SCSI and Fibre Channel environments complements our automated tape library solutions for managing the large increases in data storage requirements," said Louis Cicio, director of product management, Spectra Logic.
Having received feedback from the industry through CEP, Super DLTtape technology has now entered into the design verification testing stage in which Quantum will rigorously test Super DLTtape devices as part of an effort to ensure superior product performance for the demanding storage needs of automated tape library and system OEM customers.
In addition, the company announced that its RLS-4445 AIT automated tape library, introduced at last year's Comdex conference, can be easily upgraded in the field to offer the greater storage capability of the RLS-4470.
NYSE: DEC) introduced its StorageWorks TL810 Automated Tape Library, a product developed in conjunction with ATL Products Inc.
Qualstar(R) Corporation (NASDAQ:QBAK), a manufacturer of automated tape storage solutions, today announced that its widely regarded RLS- and TLS-Series automated tape library families are now available with IPSmart(TM) for connectivity to IP SANs via the iSCSI protocol over legacy IP networks.
If this sounds somewhat analogous to an automated tape library with the exception that disks are substituted for tape cartridges, you are headed in the right direction.
Qualstar Corporation (Nasdaq:QBAK), a manufacturer of automated tape storage solutions, has announced that it has begun shipments of Quantum's new SDLT 320 tape drive in its widely-regarded TLS-6000 Series automated tape library family.
22 /PRNewswire/ -- Odetics (Nasdaq: ODETA & ODETB) has been informed by E-Systems (NYSE: ESY) that it does not plan to purchase additional automated tape library subsystems from Odetics or its subsidiary, ATL Products Inc.
Voters chose the Scalar i2000 out of a wide range of systems as the year's best automated tape library offering.
Deploying an automated tape library on a SAN allows enhanced backup options and availability, enabling new capabilities such as LAN-free and server-free backup while improving backup reliability, flexibility and performance.
Advanced Digital Information Corporation (Nasdaq:ADIC) has announced that EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) has qualified the ADIC Scalar 1000 automated tape library platform for network and SAN backup with the EMC Data Manager (EDM) software.

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