IBM® Linear Tape File System™ (LTFS) provides direct, intuitive and graphical access to data stored on Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium 6 or 5 tape cartridges, as well as IBM 3592 tape cartridges. It eliminates the need for additional tape management and software to access data.
|Graphical user interface|
|OS file system application programming interface utilization|
|Tape systems||IBM Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium 6 or 5 tape drives
IBM System Storage® TS1140 Tape Drive
|Tape media*||LTO Ultrium 6 and 5, and 3592 JC, JB and JK|
|Supported operating systems†||Linux
Apple OS X
|Warranty||Free download from IBM website: “as-is” software
Open source for Linux and Mac OS versions
Object code only for Windows versions
* Device should be at latest firmware level
† For specific level of operating system support: http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/ltfs/cust/index.jsp
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