- Tape Drives
- HDD / SSD
Linear Tape-Open (LTO) is a tape storage technology collaboratively developed by HP, IBM and Seagate Technology.
LTO-8 is a tape format that was released at the end of 2017.
One LTO-8 cartridge provides up to 32TB of compressed storage capacity (12TB uncompressed).
The sustained data transfer rate is up to 900 MB per second (compressed).
It also offers like LTO-5, LTO-6 and LTO-7 partitioning, encryption and many WORM functions.
The LTO-8 can read and write LTO-7 tapes. LTO-8 has more than doubled the capacity (compressed and uncompressed) of the LTO-7 drive.