Reply to post: Long live tape !

Sputtering bit-blasters! IBM's just claimed densest tape ever record

Dwarf Silver badge

Long live tape !

How things have progressed from the older 600BPI tape.

Even though tape is not so fashionable these days, tape still has a place as the bad guys have yet to find a way of compromising the off-line backups and archives and the power required to maintain the data after its written is hard to match - just some environmental and physical security !.

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