Christoph Schulz
Enterprise Sales Rep, DACH region

Christoph Schulz

“As the ESR covering the DACH region, I really enjoy helping customers find the perfect solution for their challenges. During this situation, there have been a lot of changes in day-to-day work, such as more virtual conferences and no face-to-face meetings. But challenges are the beauty of life – they guarantee that life never gets boring. Spectra has allowed me to follow a path tailored for the European market so I can help customers such as Studio Hamburg, Spiegel Verlag, FHNW Switzerland, and many others, modernize their data centers.”

Gregg Albright
Production Line Lead, RMA & NB Legacy Transporters, HPT & T120 Robotics

Gregg Albright

“I appreciate so much about Spectra, including our positive team environment and the ability to work flexible hours. As a long-time employee and production line lead, I’ve worked on many tape libraries over the years, and have a special place in my heart for the legacy Bullfrog and Treefrog tape libraries. I also enjoyed helping to establish an effective manufacturing process for our powerful high performance transporters (HPT).”

Spectra Logic and OpenDrives Optimise Data Storage Lifecycle Management

Spectra Logic, specialists in data storage and management, and OpenDrives, a developer of scalable, enterprise grade NAS systems, have developed data storage and storage lifecycle management software to improve data storage workflows and increase agility. The combined system integrates OpenDrives’ high-performance, low-latency primary storage with Spectra Logic’s StorCycle Storage Lifecycle Management software. – Read More

Spectra Logic to Host SpectraLIVE Best Practices, a Virtual Conference to Hear About Best Practices in Data Storage Strategies

Attendees Will Learn New Ways to Manage, Store, Utilize and Archive Their Data Long-Term

BOULDER, Colo. – March 10, 2021 – Spectra Logic, a leader in data storage and data management solutions, today announced SpectraLIVE Best Practices Edition, a free virtual conference that will be held on Tuesday, April 13, 2021, from 8:30 to 11 a.m. MT.  Any IT professional, data storage manager, technology partner or value-added reseller is encouraged to register here for the event.

Attendees will hear about technology updates, trends, best practices and case studies. The virtual event features four unique modules: Read More

Ponemany Yang
Business Operations Project Manager

Ponemany Yang

“As the Project Manager for Business Operations, I’m very process-oriented and believe my responsibilities are a great match for my skillset. In a nutshell, I help Spectra’s corporate projects stay on track. One of my favorite recent projects was ensuring that our ‘Quote to Cash’ process ran efficiently and easily for our new software solution, StorCycle. Over the last 16 years, Spectra has given me the opportunity to grow professionally and personally — and I am constantly inspired by my peers, managers and mentors at Spectra.”

Spectra Logic’s New Partner Program Reflects Vendor’s New Direction

Spectra Logic says the recent revamp of its partner program reflects a deliberate move away from being “a tape company.” The data management organization’s VP of corporate marketing, Betsy Doughty, said Spectra Logic’s evolution drove the changes. “There’s been a change in how partners and customers approach the market,” she said. “It used to be a conversation about the number of drives, slots and terabytes. This has shifted to discussions about how data storage solutions can help solve problems that impact the entire ecosystem. – Read More

Moving Forward: Seamless Tape Migration with Spectra

Join Spectra CTO Matt Starr and renowned industry expert Fred Moore of Horison Information Strategies, as we take a deep dive into data migration. We’ll review what it means when your storage vendor has put the brakes on supporting, upgrading and investing in their media, drives and hardware. We’ll discuss insights that provide the means to abandon antiquated and unsupported storage solutions with the ability to archive, search, and access your data for decades to come.

Spectra Logic and OpenDrives Partner to Provide End-to-End Data Storage and Lifecycle Management Solution

Solution Optimizes Data Storage Capacities, Productivity and Costs for High-Performance Workflows 

LOS ANGELES and BOULDER – March 2, 2021  Spectra Logic, a leader in data storage and data management solutions, and OpenDrives, a global provider of enterprise-grade, hyper-scalable network-attached storage (NAS) solutions, today announced an end-to-end, fully integrated data storage and storage lifecycle management solution to improve data storage workflows, ensure organizational agility and reduce costs. The combined solution integrates OpenDrives’ high-performance, low-latency primary storage with Spectra Logic’s StorCycle® Storage Lifecycle Management software that accelerates workflow productivity and advances business efficiencies.   Read More

Genna Arritola
Corporate Staff Accountant

“I moved to Colorado 10 years ago from the Philippines – what a huge cultural shift! As a Corporate Staff Accountant, I’ve been provided with many growth opportunities at Spectra and appreciate how managers go above and beyond to help their employees. It’s obvious how much Spectra cares for its associates and customers. I love the company environment and am enjoying my latest project, which has allowed me to work with internal customers to identify areas of improvement and activate a new expense reporting tool that will help us streamline reporting, reduce costs and consolidate spending.” Read More

Webinar Q&A: Ransomware Prepared

Welcome to Spectra’s webinar Q&A roundup. In this blog series we will pick relevant questions from our recent webinars and publish the responses here. 


Spectra Logic recently hosted a virtual presentation on building a storage strategy to withstand a ransomware attack. During the webinar we took a look at how a storage strategy is critical to preparing for a ransomware attack and what steps organizations can take to be ‘ransomware prepared’ including having multiple copies of data on multiple storage platforms, and maintaining an air-gap copy of data, and more. The following questions and answers recap highlights covered in the recent webinar. Read More