The LTO (Linear Tape-Open) Ultrium format is a powerful, scalable, adaptable open tape storage format developed and continuously enhanced by LTO technology providers HP, IBM and Quantum (and their predecessors) to help address the growing demands of data protection, backup, restore and archive applications in the small, medium, midrange and enterprise-class server environments. This ultra-high capacity generation of LTO tape storage products is designed to deliver outstanding performance, capacity and reliability. By combining the advantages of linear multi-channel, bi-directional formats and dual partitioning, the technology enables the Linear Tape File System (LTFS), WORM, encryption, servo technology, data compression, track layout, and error correction features.
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Combining the removability and high capacity of tape with the random file access and performance of disk, the RDX Media provides a compelling answer to the onsite/offsite data protection needs of small businesses and branch offices.

RDX Tape cartridges contain a rugged 2.5-inch mobile hard drive in a highly-effective shock-resistant mounting. They are available in various capacities, all of which are read and write compatible and interchangeable with any RDX or RD1000 dock.

 
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DDS Tapes offer lowest cost per GB and are extremely popular with the small and medium businesses. The first generation DDS-60 tape was introduced with less than 2 GB capacity and today DAT 320 ships with 320GB Capacity. 

Though largly replaced by LTO and RDX technology, a large install base of DAT tape drives need constant supply of DDS tapes.

Various Brands DAT/DDS 4mm Media available with Data Care LLC, Dubai, UAE

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Enterprise Storage Media started with Imation/IBM 3480 tapes and the lastest generation 3 3592 offers upto 4TB of uncompressed capacity on a single tape media.

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Imation is a very popular name for optical media like CD and DVD. Available in several packings like Single Slim Jewel case, 10/25/50 spindles and 100 Bulk shrink wrap, Imation has an optical product for everyone.

CDs are available as regular, Printable or Lightscribe. In DVDs there are option of Regular, Printable, Dual layer, Blue Ray and Lightscribe.

Here is a partial list of Imation Optical media available for ordering in UAE and Middle East

 

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With functionality similar to an external hard drive, DVD-RAM is designed to offer excellent data integrity, data retention and damage protection through a number of mechanisms and properties. Available in single sided and double sided discs, DVD-RAM offer up to 9.4GB/240 minutes of re-writable storage.  Type 4 - 4.7 and 9.4 are the popular DVD RAMs.

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Magneto Optical media came in 2 variants - 130 mm (5.25 in) and 90 mm (3.5 in). Although optical, they appear as hard disk drives to the operating system and do not require a special filesystem; they can be formatted as FAT, HPFS, NTFS, etc.

 
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Old Legacy media like 8mm, VXA, AIT, SLR ,MLR and DC Qurater Inch Tapes.  The Really Old Tapes startign 150MB !!

 

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DLT tapes once were a benchmark for performance, Designed to provide scalable performance and backward-read compatibility, DLT tape drives save you time and money with 50 percent fewer tape cartridges to manage than any other performance drive on the market.

Data Care LLC, Dubai UAE keeps all formats of DLT include Super DTL, S4 DLT and DLT VS tapes in stock.

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Imation 3.5" DSHD Floppy Diskettes Pack of 10

Floppy Diskettes probably represent today the oldest Personal backup media. Today there are none of the PCS that are shipped with 3.5" Floppy drives, and most of the manufacturers have stopped  producing floppies.

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