Oracle Ships Over 3 Exabytes of Media for StorageTek T10000C Tape Drives
Strong Demand and Industry Recognition Highlights Oracle’s Leadership in Tape Storage
Redwood Shores, Calif. – January 31, 2013
Demonstrating leadership and significant growth in tape storage, Oracle today announced it has shipped over 3 exabytes(1) of media for its StorageTek T10000C Tape Drives, tripling the capacity shipped announced one year ago.
Continuing its rapid adoption with its best quarterly sales to date and double-digit revenue growth, StorageTek T10000C Tape Drives continue to set the bar with the world’s highest capacity and performance.
Oracle’s StorageTek Tape Analytics and the StorageTek SL-series of tape libraries, including the SL8500, SL3000, and the SL150 are also experiencing very strong demand, delivering double-digit revenue growth in Q2FY13.
“Strong growth for Oracle’s StorageTek T10000C Tape Drives and across the portfolio shows data protection and long term archive continue to be priority initiatives for customers,” said James Cates, vice president, Hardware Development, Oracle. “With increasing demand and recent industry recognition, it’s clear that Oracle’s innovation in tape delivers the combination of storage efficiency, performance and risk reduction customers need.”