Larson Records Management maintains a climate controlled, secure vault for your media rotations. LRM can help with disaster recovery by maintaining your media back ups off-site should a disaster occur.
Magnetic storage tapes remain an economical back-up storage method for your computer data. Tapes have a long life, often 15-30 years and can hold large amounts of data. Technology has kept pace and today's tapes are very stable.
Rotating tapes is a common practice to keep an incremental archival history if there is data corruption and the databases need to be rebuilt the tapes can be used to restore and rebuild. Storing tapes offsite ensures that a fire, theft or natural disaster does not take the computer system and tapes together in a catastrophe.
We have written a few blogs on the topic of Tape Media Rotations please read our latest, FAQ’s and Answers About Tape Back Ups and Media Rotations