Scsi tape and compatible tapes that are available

Henry Bond henry.bnd at gmail.com
Mon Jul 24 05:35:52 CDT 2017


Sony AIT and DDS have been my most popular eBay finds so far, I am blessed with SCSI equipment, even if it is a SS10. 

My data needs aren't huge, I did see those 1TB tapes and wondered how long it would take my sparcstation to push a terabyte, might be unfair. 

Seems the resilience of tape is hard pressed to be beaten. 

-H

On 24 July 2017 04:56:35 BST, TeoZ via cctalk <cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
>The major 8mm tape drives I know about are SONY AIT
>
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>From: Glen Slick via cctalk 
>Sent: Sunday, July 23, 2017 11:35 PM 
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>On Sun, Jul 23, 2017 at 8:23 PM, Chuck Guzis via cctalk <
>cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
>>
>> There have been many tape formats that have gone in and out of
>fashion.
>> In the late 80s and early 90s, 8mm videotape-type Exabyte carts were
>> very popular--when have you last seen one?
>>
>
>30 seconds ago. I guess I should clean the Exabyte carts off my dining
>room
>table.
>
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