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Hewlett Packard Enterprise®

Since 1939, Hewlett-Packard has been a leader in technology and corporate culture, inspiring innovators and entrepreneurs around the globe.


With over 40 years of storage solution know-how Quantum is a pioneer of the LTO format.


Improve storage economics and data security in mission-critical hybrid multicloud environments with tape storage from IBM.

Linear Tape Open (LTO)

Powerful, scalable, adaptable open tape format, optimised for high capacity, maximum storage density and performance.

Unrivalled in terms of cost, capacity, reliability, portability and security, LTO technology is ideal for backup, archiving and disaster recovery in enterprise. Whether archiving valuable data, managing hours of digital video or simply transporting large data sets, LTO tape is the best solution for some of the most demanding applications.

Providing a dependable, future-proof Storage architecture has never been easier. With a range of LTO from IBM® and Quantum® available with Tri-Optic Tape Labelling – we work with you to deliver bespoke out-the-box-solutions.

Benefits of LTO

Lowest-Cost Storage

Offering lower initial costs and the best price per gigabyte (up to 7x cheaper than flash storage) compared to other long-term storage options, LTO technology provides low-cost flexible scalability to support ever-increasing amounts of data.

Smaller Space Footprint

With high capacity and compact format, LTO technology provides 50% more storage capacity in the same footprint. Dramatically reducing the floor space required to store long-term data and to meet the demands of businesses.

Mitigate Ransomware, Data Loss and Corruption

Providing the most efficient archiving and disaster recovery for offline and air-gapped data storage, LTO is the ultimate tier of data protection.

Environmentally Friendly

A very energy efficient method for storing data, Tape Drives consume very little power and cartridges in shelves consumer no energy.

LTO Resources

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