We look at the benefits that tape can bring, including in backup and recovery, long-term and 'warm' archiving, compliance and WORM use cases and 'air gapping' to protect data
"Tape is the IT industry's longest-lived magnetic medium and offers a number of benefits over spinning disk and flash technology.
These include capacity and cost. Once a tape system is set up, it is cheap to run and easy to expand. Tape also now works directly with file systems, making it almost as easy to use as NAS..."