Best Practices for LTO Handling

Oct 11, 2023 | Backup and Archive, NEO Series, Storage Management Practices

Proper magnetic tape handling is essential to avoid data loss from inadvertent damage. From delivery and operation to archiving, special measures must be followed to ensure a long lifetime of the LTO media and long-term access to the data.

Protecting your data cartridges from extreme conditions is of utmost importance to ensure their reliability and longevity. Uncontrolled environments can pose significant risks to the integrity of your stored data.

LTO Tape Handling Guide

In this guide, we will explore essential practices for safeguarding your data cartridges when dealing with adverse conditions. Whether you are handling tape drives or robotic systems, following these guidelines is crucial to maintain the integrity of your data.

By following these precautions and best practices, you can minimize the risk of data loss and equipment damage, ensuring the continued functionality and security of your data storage systems.