3 SEG 2011IBM Presentation (Jim Karp, Senior Development Engineer, IBM Data Protection and Retention) Oracle Presentation (Robert Raymond, Senior Manager, Oracle Tape Engineering)
4 Status (seismic industry) > 1000 IBM TS1120 drives (worldwide – offshore , only)> JA cartridges in our industry ( )(+ data processing, data management, Petrobanks, Oil Companies, ….)TEffective December 28, 2012, IBM will withdraw from marketing TS1120.On or after the effective date of withdrawal, you can no longer orderthis product directly from IBM .IBM TS1150 GA (General Availabilty): months from now?
5 IBM 3592The IBM 3592 is a series of tape drives and corresponding magnetic tape data storage media formats. The first drive, having the IBM product number 3592, was introduced under the nickname Jaguar. The next drive was the TS1120, also having the nickname Jaguar. As of Nov, 2012, the latest and current drive is the TS1140.As of Nov, 2012, 4 drive generations and about 10 tape media products, see next slide.The 3592 line of tape drives and media is not compatible with the IBM 3590 series of drives, which it superseded.