“In every dimension, the TCO of the Tape Solution was found to be less expensive than the TCO of the Disk Solution”

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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.

http://www.clipper.com/research/TCG2010054.pdf