“In every dimension, the TCO of the Tape Solution was found to be less expensive than the TCO of the Disk Solution”
Key Benefits & Savings:
Total Cost of Ownership is 5X – 10X lower than traditional disk storage
System Acquisition costs are less per TB than disk systems
Tapes last for up to 25 years
Power consumption is 256 times less than disk
Clipper Group – Study detailing significant TCO Advantage of Tape over Disk.