Spectra Logic Wins Storage Magazine/Diogenes Quality Awards in Mid-Range Category for Second Year

BOULDER, Colo., January 17, 2006—Spectra Logic, the backup and archival data storage innovator, is one of only two vendors to be named winner in the Storage mgazine-Diogenes Quality Awards for a second consecutive year. The award identifies and recognizes products, in use by and assessed by customers, that have proven their quality and reliability. The results are derived from a survey of qualified Storage readers who reported their opinions on the quality of the products in five main categories: sales-force competence, product features, initial product quality, product reliability and technical support. Read More

Spectra Logic Expands T950 Library to 7450 Slots with Sixth Frame

Enterprise Users Can Now Store Nearly Ten Petabytes of Data in One Unit

BOULDER, Colo., December 18, 2006?Spectra Logic, the data storage innovator, has increased the maximum capacity of its enterprise-class Spectra® T950 library by adding an additional, optional expansion frame. The six-frame T950, which is now shipping and in use in multiple customer product locations, uses a single robot to manage up to 7450 of tapes and 120 tape drives, and scales to 9.6 petabytes capacity with the highest storage density of any enterprise-class library on the market. Users can count on having expansion room to hold data as necessary, adding more slots or additional expansion as capacity requirements grow over time. Read More

Domestic Violence Victims Receive Community Support

Spectra Logic Supports Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence

BOULDER, Colo., December 14, 2006? In 2005, the Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN) sheltered 222 women and 75 children, all victims of domestic violence. SPAN, formerly known as Boulder County Safehouse, is a human rights organization committed to ending violence against women, youth and children through support, advocacy, education and community organizing. Read More

Spectra Logic Adds Encryption and Compression to VTL

LAS VEGAS?STORAGE DECISIONS, December 6, 2006?Spectra Logic, the data storage innovator, today announced that it has added AES-256 bit BlueScale? encryption to its virtual tape library, the Spectra® T950 with RXT?. VTL customers can now lower costs with data compression to the RXT VTL; tape emulation built into the RXT? drive; save time by performing backup and restores using disk; and for the first time, reduce risk by encrypting data on RXT, which is the only VTL designed to optionally be taken off-site. Read More

Sony Now Shipping AIT-5 Products

New Drives Deliver 400GB of Native Capacity per Cartridge and Backwards Compatibility

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 7, 2006 ? Sony Electronics is now shipping its fifth generation of Advanced Intelligent Tape drives, automation solutions and data media to OEMs as well as commercial and OEM distribution channel partners. Read More

Spectra Logic Named One of Colorado’s Fastest Growing Technology Companies in Deloitte?s Colorado Technology Fast 50 Program

Attributes New Product Development and Superior Customer Support to its 31 Percent Revenue Growth

BOULDER, Colo., October 20, 2006— Spectra Logic Corp. has been named to Deloitte’s prestigious Colorado Technology Fast 50 Program, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in Colorado by Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, one of the nation’s leading professional services organizations. Rankings are based on the percentage revenue growth over five years from 2001–2005. Read More

Spectra Logic Offers Entry and Midrange Libraries with Symantec Backup Exec Included

STORAGE DECISIONS, NEW YORK, September 27, 2006—Spectra Logic today announced it has entered an agreement with Symantec in which Spectra will offer Symantec Backup Exec 10d QuickStart Edition for Windows Servers with Spectra’s entry and midrange tape library products. The bundled hardware-and-software solution is available immediately. Read More

Spectra Logic Ships Low-Cost Spectra T24 Library for SMBS

Spectra T24 Library Uses up to Two LTO Drives, Stores 19TB in just 2U

BOULDER, Colo., September 18, 2006—Spectra Logic, the data storage leader in innovative solutions, is introducing the Spectra® T24 LTO tape library for SMBs (small to medium-sized businesses). The Spectra T24 rounds out Spectra Logic’s TSeriesLTO library family, which now includes the T24, T50, T120 and T950. The T24 is built using proven technology and provides SMBs with worry-free, reliable backups. Read More

Spectra Bluescale Encryption "Secures" the Big Bytes Award

BOULDER, Colo., September 18, 2006Light Reading‘s Byte and Switch, the premier online storage networking publication, named Spectra Logic BlueScale™ Encryption the winner of the first annual Big Bytes Award in the Storage Network Security category.  Spectra’s BlueScale Encryption was selected above other category finalists EMC Documentum Information Rights Management Services and NeoScale CryptoStor KeyVault. Read More