VXA tape media format does not rely on the traditional linear or helical scan recording technology. VXA media tape uses the breakthrough discrete data packet technology, and delivers unmatched reliability.
The VXA tape versions VXA 1 and VXA 2 deliver the speed and capacity demanded by the storage-intensive small and midsized companies. 160 GB data can be recorded on Exabyte and IBM VXA 2 tape cartridges. The first generation VXA 1 tapes developed by IBM and Exabyte deliver a maximum of 80 GB capacity.
Market leading IBM VXA 1 tapes are 24R2134 and 24R2136, whereas 24R2137 is the second generation IBM VXA 2 tape.
Exabyte has introduced 11100100, 11100206, 11100103, 11100200 VXA 1 tape cartridges. The Exabyte VXA 2 tape is 11100221.
VXA Cleaning cartridges available are 24R2138 (IBM) and 11100209 (Exabyte). VXA media tapes and cleaning cartridges are highly efficient.
Good news for European and UK customers, low prices and discounts on all backup tapes.