Good post by Werner Jaeckle (thank you)
Cloud storage is an often discussed topic in various industries. There are various solutions being evaluated for cloud storage, but only a few seem to consider the usage of tape technology. By ignoring tape, you miss a great range of potential advantages.
Let me describe some use cases with LTFS EE (Linear Tape File System, Enterprise Edition) technology, based on a technical paper summarizing “Applications of LTFS for Cloud Storage Use Cases”, which was published by the Storage Networking and Industry Association (SNIA) recently.
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