tape transport

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Synonyms for tape transport

a mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder

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Nasdaq: FALC), a leading developer of network storage software solutions, today announced a Secure Tape Transport Service (STTS(TM)) for its VirtualTape Library (VTL) solution.
Superior physical properties inherent in Maxell tape allow reliability of over one million passes, despite the rapid tape transport speeds achieved by Ultrium 3 drives and the additional stress placed on the tape as a result.
The MobileFlex(TM) motorized tape transport system provides picture stability during playback and features sophisticated engineering and electronics to minimize the effects of humidity, car temperatures and road vibrations.
Also, Cisco announced today that the Cisco SN 5420 Storage Router is interoperable with VERITAS NetBackup for Windows NT, data protection software for shared tape transport and tape library environments.
The StorageTek Fibre Channel 9840 tape transport has achieved rates of up to 38 megabytes/sec in our environment.
Read Compatibility with DTF-1: The sophisticated tape transport mechanism utilized in the GY-8240 series is specifically designed to provide backwards compatibility with the DTF-1 format tape drives.
A Revolutionary Tape Drive With Unprecedented Market Support: The StorageTek 9840 tape drive is the latest innovative tape transport in a three-decade history of industry-leading tape technology from StorageTek.