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IBM Linear Tape File System

Applications and considerations for broadcast adopters


This paper highlights some of the uses, advantages and pitfalls of the adoption of the IBM Linear Tape File System (LTFS) technology that IBM Linear Tape-Open 5 (LTO-5) technology and other emerging formats provide. This includes considerations for the applications of tape storage as either a transportation mechanism for media content or a backup solution in the traditional archive sense.


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