LTFS and LTO Tape - Media and
Entertainment Industry Blockbusters
Content is king and is where the value is
derived in the media and entertainment industry. Today most content is
produced and distributed in digital form. Digital formats such as HD, 3D
and even 4K are proliferating and creating great demands for large storage
preservation. Digital effects are core to just about every production
adding to the big data storage challenge. Protecting content is the
lifeblood of the industry and more important than ever. Storage options
need to be easy-to-use, reliable and fast. That's where LTO tape and the
Liner Tape File System (LTFS) technology hit the mark.
LTO-5 Tape Media
LTO-5 Tape Drives
LTO-5 Tape Loaders and Libraries
Tape has become more broadly used in the entertainment
industry, with the introduction of LTFS - The open source file system that was
made available when LTO-5 products were introduced. LTFS fits well into
various media and entertainment workflows, from production and post-production
to distribution and archiving.
What can LTFS do for you?
- Can enable capabilities that can manage files directly on
tape and can allow for easy sharing of the tape cartridge with others
- Can provide file system access at the operating system level
making tape easy to use in a manner like using disk or a "giant" memory stick
- Can allow viewing access of tape with the operating system
browser in the directory tree structure and can be used with simple drag and
- Can help address growing needs in industries where large
sets of data - or "big data" - can be an organization's most valuabe asset:
media and Enterainment, analytics, biomedicine, federal and more!