As the worldwide leader1 in tape drives and automation, HP StoreEver Tape provides tape storage that is critical to comprehensive data protection and archiving.

NEW: HP StoreEver MSL6480 Tape Library – setting the new standard for midrange tape automation.

HP StoreEver addresses all your long term retention needs. With the broadest and most advanced portfolio in the industry, HP StoreEver now features support for LTO-6. HP StoreEver includes tape media, standalone tape drives and tape libraries that accommodate more than 75 PB2 in a single system.

When paired with HP’s leading retention platform—HP StoreOnce Backup and HP StoreAll Storage—HP StoreEver lowers costs while increasing data security and reliability.

HP StoreEver is:

  • Economical—efficiently protect and retain rapidly growing data
    With support for LTO-6, HP StoreEver offers significant cost, energy and footprint advantages.
  • Simple—reduce backup and archive management
    HP StoreOpen with LTFS makes file management with HP StoreEver as easy as disk.
  • Reliable—protect and retain data over the long term
    With enhanced reliability, extreme durability and proactive monitoring by HP StoreEver TapeAssure technology, you can store essential but less frequently accessed data with confidence3.
  • Secure—enable a vital “last line of defense”
    Hardware-based data encryption, WORM protection4, and removable storage that are offline to threats make HP StoreEver a highly reliable safety net and an optimal platform for long-term digital archive.

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1According to the IDC Branded Tape Tracker CQ2 2012, HP is the worldwide market share leader in total units.
2Using 2.5:1 compression and a fully populated 16 frame ESL G3 tape library.
3LTO-6 media is recognized to have a shelf-life of 30 years.
4Available for LTO-6 in Spring 2013.


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