Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sprint is Buying Stake in Tidal
Xiaomi's Global Vice President Hugo Barra is Leaving the Company
Samsung Announces Cause of Galaxy Note7 Incidents, Shares Quality Assurance Measures
Hon Hai chief Mulls US$7 Billion Display Panel Investment in U.S.
Apple Sues Qualcomm Over Patent Royalties
Sharp Establishes New Research and Development Center for Home Appliances in China
Samsung Seeks Arbitration Over LCD Supply Halt
Canon May Invest In Toshiba's Chip Business
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Sony re...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, December 11, 2003
Sony reels in small business market with DAT 72 media


Sony Electronics is catering to the storage needs of small businesses with its new DAT 72 media cartridges, which will begin shipping this month.

The 4mm DAT 72 is being added to Sony'sline of data media. Sony's current family of more than 20 data media formats ranges from 8mm to half-inch tape storage cartridges, and encompasses both metal evaporated and metal particle media technologies.

With 36 gigabytes (GB) of native storage capacity and an 11GB per hour native data transfer rate, Sony DAT 72 media suits the backup needs of small and medium-sized businesses. It can protect irreplaceable data residing on workstations or small office servers.

Sony co-developed the DDS standard - the basis for DAT 72 technology - with Hewlett-Packard in 1987. Sony is already a leading supplier of DDS-1 through DDS-4 data media, which are all backward read and write compatible with previous-generation drives. Sony DAT 72 media allows current DDS owners to protect their investments, while increasing their capacity point.

Before receiving verification from H-P to brandish the official DAT 72 logo, Sony DAT 72 media underwent exhaustive testing. As a result, end-users can be confident that Sony DAT 72 media is fully compatible with all DAT 72 drives.

Sony DAT 72 media delivers straightforward backup by storing up to 36 GB of native data per cartridge. For condensed backup windows, DAT 72 delivers a maximum native transfer speed of up to 11 GB per hour.

Key Sony DAT 72 media features and technologies include:

- Up to 72 GB of storage capacity per tape (with 2:1 compression);
- Helical-scan recording technique for high track density and low tape stress; (Helical-scan technology produces tape speeds that are 100 times slower than linear recording methods, although data transfer rates remain fast at 11 GB per hour.)
- Anti-static resin on the cartridge lid protects the tape from dust particles and keeps the interior clean;
- High Heat Proof (HHP) cartridge shell adds reliability, while a high-strength lid guards against accidental breakage;
- Automatic head cleaning to diminish head clogging (when used in conjunction with a cleaning tape); and
- Special tape with an estimated archival life of more than 30 years.

Availability

Sony DAT 72 media cartridges will be available for purchase this month through wholesale distributors, resellers, VARs and direct marketers nationwide for a suggested retail price of $34.95.


Previous
Next
VIA Launches USB to IDE Bridge        All News        VIA Launches USB to IDE Bridge
VIA Launches USB to IDE Bridge     Optical Storage News      VIA Launches USB to IDE Bridge

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sony Unveils OLED TV, Visual And Audio Entertainment Products At CES
LG Display To Supply OLED Panels To Sony
Sony Audio and Video Products That Work With the Google Assistant on Google Home
Sony To Release More Mobile Phone Games In 2017, Announces Project Field Controller
Sony and SKY Perfect JSAT Demonstrated Live Simultaneous 4K-HDR and HD-SDR Broadcast
Sony to Release First PlayStation games For Smartphones Next March
Sony Profit Decreased On Battery Unit Sale
Sony Announces a Loss Related to the Transfer of Its Battery Business To Muratta
Sony To Establish New Imaging Products And Solutions Company
Sony To Release Smartphone Games in 2018
New Sony Compact RX100 V And A6500 Flagship Cameras Released
New Sony Flagship 4K and HD Action Cams Support Image Stabilization

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .