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Back me right up!

Advantages: Reliable, efficient data storage. Good compatibility
Disadvantages: Noisy, capacity not the greatest, speed.

As most of you may be aware, computer data is very important to most of us in out jobs today. However, what happens if that data is suddenly lost or destroyed? Well, I can tell you, we would be in a right mess! Therfore the best method to protect yours ...

andycharger 19.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of HP StorageWorks DLT VS 80 40 GB 80 GB

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Between DLT and SDLT - 80 - 160GB Backup

Advantages: Fast, reliable, Good Price
Disadvantages: No SCSI cable included, Not Great instructions

I bought this for our office server which before-hand was running a DDS5 tape drive. I have to say the DDS5 backup system we had was excellent and never caused me any problems. We got to a point where we needed two tapes to do a backup, and considerin ...

davidbarnes82 10.05.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Quantum DLT VS160 80 GB 160 GB

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This is how backups SHOULD be

Advantages: Fast, reliable, and the prices are coming down
Disadvantages: Tape load time is still slow... typical DLT, though

Enterprise backups are important... as we all know. I've long trusted DLT technology and the DLT-8000 doesn't disappoint. As long as you know how to get the most from a tape drive, and a SCSI subsystem in general, you won't have any problems, but you will ...

Kevin_Pritchard 12.06.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Quantum DLT 8000 40 GB 80 GB

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DLT backup drive

Advantages: easy to use, very robust, major storage capabilities
Disadvantages: tape headers tend to break off, pricey to buy new

the tape drive is a pleasure to use, it gives good reliable backups at tremendous speeds and is excellent for restores. Usually only ever used in major company servers I have found you can pick up a second hand one very cheap indeed. I use it on my home s ...

stelladrinker 20.11.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Compaq DLT Drive 3570 35 GB 70 GB

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