Highly Reliable Systems: Removable Disk Backup & Recovery

Comparing the cost of Tape vs. Hard Drive for Network Backup


LTO-3 is the current popular tape archival solution. This paper analyzes the real world costs over 3 years of an LTO-3 Tape system with a comparably priced and configured  HighRely disk-to-disk solution and show that a HighRely solution is truly less expensive.