FalconStor Offers OS/400 Option with Virtual Tape Library
August 24, 2004 Alex Woodie
FalconStor has added OS/400 support to its disk-based virtual tape library appliance. The Melville, New York, company now offers OS/400 support as an option with the enterprise edition of its IPStor VirtualTape Library, a disk-to-disk backup appliance that emulates many of today’s popular tape drive formats and can help reduce cost and complexity in data centers through tape library consolidation.
In the same way that server virtualization technology, such as OS/400’s advanced logical partitioning (LPAR) technology, is fueling the consolidation of many smaller Linux and OS/400 servers onto a smaller number of larger servers, virtual tape libraries are helping companies