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ALSO CALLED: DLT, Linear Tapes
DEFINITION: DLT (digital linear tape) is a form of magnetic tape and drive system used for computer data storage and archiving. A special compression algorithm, known as Digital Lempel Ziv 1 (DLZ1), facilitates storage and retrieval of data at high speeds and in large quantities.In the DLT drive, data is written on the tape in dozens of straight-line (linear) tracks, usually 128 or 208. Some cartridges can hold  … 

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Value of Storage Capacity DLT® - The Capacity to Do More
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this paper you'll learn about IT data storage landscape, how to optimize your organization's resources and special features available with DLT®.
Posted: 24 Jul 2005 | Published: 01 Jul 2005

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