Normally seen in reference to digital tape storage. The capacity for one generation of storage device to write to media of a previous generation. For example, LTO-6 is backward write compatible with LTO-5. An LTO-6 drive can write LTO-5 media.
Up to 3TB capacity per cartridge, WORM, and encryption.
Reliable, affordable protection for smaller environments.
Proven technology that stores up to 1.6TB per cartridge—WORM and encryption-ready.
Latest LTO technology with up to 15TB capacity per cartridge. Featuring LTFS, WORM, encryption, and lower energy consumption.
Supporting a full range of DLT generations and applications.
The leading open-format tape storage offers performance, capacity, security, and manageability, along with a long-term roadmap.
Make encrypted security a core component of backup and archive without sacrificing performance or budgets.
Advanced LTO features and up to 6.25TB per cartridge at budget-friendly prices.
Fully compatible with all Quantum LTO libraries as well as tape products from other suppliers.