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Tape and cloud: Why not both?

While there are viable reasons for data to be stored in the cloud, there are also compelling reasons — including added protection against ransomware and driving TCO on long-term data retention — to store legacy data on tape.

The following white paper will walk you through how to strike the right balance between tape media and cloud for your organization, as well as how to unite the two with a holistic data management strategy. Download now to access this critical insight.  

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