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mTape/mRack Compatible LTFS Software for Windows

Last Updated: Feb 12, 2019 07:58AM PST
The following LTFS software supports mRack/mTape LTO6, LTO7 & LTO8 solutions.

About LTFS
The Linear Tape File System (LTFS) is used to mount mRack and mTape units in the same way as a disk drive.  This enables you to drag and drop media to the LTO tape cartridge.   LTFS is a standard format for writing files to LTO tape.  LTFS tapes can be mounted and read on Linux, macOS and Windows systems.

IBM Spectrum Archive LTFS Software
  • Free software for mounting and formatting of LTFS tapes
  • Adds drag and drop backup/archiving of media to mRack/mTape using Windows Explorer
  • Compatible with Windows 7, 8 & 10

​Instructions for installing IBM Spectrum Archive Single Drive Edition software:

1) Download IBM Spectrum Archive Single Drive Edition for Windows here.
2) Click on the file to install the software.

Click on the PDF below for instructions on using IBM Spectrum Archive LTFS Software for Windows

Xendata6 Workstation Software

XenData6 Workstation software runs on 64 bit Windows 10 and provides high performance archiving to and restoring from LTO cartridges using Windows Explorer.  Also adds the ability to browse or search for files including those that are offline.

Download the Xendata6 Demo here.  

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