tape station

tape station

[′tāp ‚stā·shən]
(computer science)
A tape reading or writing device consisting of a tape transport, electronics, and controls; it may use either magnetic tape or paper tape.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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31.38 Lakh for procurement of Tape Station High-throughput Machine for the Department of Med-Oncology-Molecular Laboratory, TMC, Mumbai.
It is a shared device that resides on a Tape Station on the network rather than at the fileserver.
At the tape station, the end user or LAN administrator can determine what nodes are connected, the percent of tape being used during a backup, and the current speed of a backup or restore.
The solution delivered by ProAct will include tape stations from StorageTek, a storage area network and software from Legato and Veritas.