IBM Linear Tape File System

Allows users and applications direct access to files and directories stored on tape

IBM Linear Tape File System Single Drive Edition
Hardware requirements
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
Microsoft Windows
Warranty Free download from IBM website: “as-is” software
Open source for Linux and Mac OS versions
Object code only for Windows versions

System Storage Interoperation Center (SSIC)

Supported servers, operating systems, host bus adapters, clustering applications and SAN switches and directors