Tape storage

Tape storage for data protection and long term retention

IBM Tape and Virtual Tape solutions offer high capacity, high performance, reliability and security while helping to lower storage TCO via scalability, energy efficiency, footprint reduction and lowest cost per TB.

IBM invented the concept of magnetic tape storage back in 1952. Since then, IBM has delivered many innovations in tape storage and that innovation continues today.

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