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Mainframe Tape Technology: Eight Myths, Realities and Best Practices
Mainframe tape technology continues to thrive as organizations discover new ways to leverage the media for their overall storage management strategies. However, many common myths regarding tape utilization still remain — and represent significant barriers to fully exploiting the technology for business benefits.
Fast access to data contained on tapes is critical — and so is the standardization of tape management tools and processes. Efficient utilization and management of new tape technologies and capacities can deliver peace of mind and greater business value. By better managing and automating key tape-related processes, creating broad strategies for retention and encryption and implementing best practices, organizations can mitigate risk, reduce TCO, address compliance requirements and optimize security and support.
Read this paper to learn more.