Tape Storage - Overview
The Spectra tape library family delivers the industry’s best combination of capacity, performance, scalability, reliability, support and affordability.
Spectra Logic has been focused on innovation in storage systems and solutions for 40 years. Spectra launched its first tape library in 1995, and since that time, has built the most rugged, reliable tape systems in the industry. Today, Spectra delivers a portfolio of tape solutions that are second to none in meeting the needs of global organizations—from small to midsize establishments, to large Fortune 50 corporations and government entities. Trusted for decades by many of the world’s most recognized organizations, Spectra libraries protect and preserve a vast amount of the world’s data.
• TFinity® ExaScale Tape Library
• T950 Tape Library
• T950v Tape Library
• T680 Tape Library
• T380 Tape Library
• Stack Tape Library
• Certified Media
Spectra Stack® Library
Built with maximum flexibility at its core, the Spectra Stack Tape Library meets backup, archive and perpetual storage requirements. Designed to be easily installed, expanded and managed, the Spectra Stack is rated at a 100% duty cycle – meaning it is one of the only stackable libraries built to perform in a 24/7 environment. Spectra Stack offers the ultimate in scalability, delivering affordable, expandable and secure data protection that grows as your organization grows.
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- Scalability: Easily expands by adding slots and drives
- Smooth, reliable operation that’s cost effective for any enterprise
- Efficient data migration capabilities
- Ready to integrate with object storage and tape
StorCycle is a cost-effective storage management software that reduces the total cost of storage while leaving all data accessible, all the time. StorCycle identifies and moves inactive data or completed projects from primary file-based storage to a lower tier of storage, that includes object storage, NAS, tape and cloud. This action frees up primary storage capacity for active projects, improves performance, and reduces administrative time. Perfectly suited for industries such as genomics, education, research, media and entertainment, and general IT environments, StorCycle can drastically reduce an organization’s total cost of storage without changing the user experience of accessing data.
- Reduce overall cost of storing data by up to 70%
- Identifies inactive data that consumes expensive primary storage capacity
- Migrates data to a more affordable, protected tier of storage
- Full accessible to users at any time
Object Storage - Overview
The Spectra Object Storage Platform delivers the most versatile and scalable architecture for secure data storage, data management, access and archiving. It’s the missing piece in creating a modern data center.
With 40 years of storage and data management expertise, Spectra Logic has been delivering powerful storage solutions to help organizations optimize the value of their data and preserve it for the long term. Today, Spectra’s broad portfolio of object storage solutions address all modern data requirements. The BlackPearl object storage platform delivers data storage and management capabilities second to none, including the storing, accessing, sharing, monetizing and preserving of your valuable data. Trusted for decades by many of the world’s most recognized organizations, Spectra provides its customers with an unprecedented object storage platform built to accelerate the effectiveness of your IT infrastructure and preserve your data for years to come.
BlackPearl Converged Storage
BlackPearl Converged Storage System is an object storage solution that enables data lifecycle management, eliminating the need for expensive legacy middleware. Designed for diverse workflows, it allows data to move seamlessly into disk, tape and cloud storage in a way not previously possible. To meet the demands of exponential data growth and long-term data retention, BlackPearl enables users to easily store large data sets economically and efficiently for as long as required.
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- Solves the problem of costly and complex approaches to digital preservation
- Reduces the need for expensive third-party data movers
- Delivers complete control of organisations’ data via local copies, offsite replicated copies, and offsite cloud storage
- Provides affordable options to fit every organisation
BlackPearl NAS is the optimal platform for affordable secondary storage and is the perfect solution for data that does not require continuous backup. Compatible with most major backup and archive software, BlackPearl NAS is the only NAS system that can be upgraded to a Spectra BlackPearl Converged Storage System delivering object storage capabilities.
Check out the BlackPearl NAS Specs here:
- Compatibility with most major backup and archive software
- Reliable: Ensures ultimate data protection
- Flexibility with various workflows and support multiple drives
- Affordable enterprise storage
BlackPearl Object Storage Disk
Spectra BlackPearl Object Storage Disk delivers long-term disk-only storage that scales in capacity and performance with a very low total cost of ownership. The spin-down disk technology of BlackPearl Object Storage Disk creates an on-premise private cloud with a Spectra S3 interface. Its spin-down disk technology powers down bands of storage when idle, minimising disk degradation and extending the life of the disks by up to seven years.
Check out the BlackPearl Object Storage Disk specs here:
- Flexible Usage Model
- Low Cost, High-Performance Storage
- Data Security and Integrity
- Scales in Performance and Capacity