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Spectra Logic Unveils 2022 Data Storage Outlook Report | New

BOULDER, Colo., May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Spectra Logic, a global leader in data storage and management solutions, today announced the release of its seventh Data Storage Outlook report. This comprehensive annual report explores how the world manages, accesses, uses and preserves its ever-growing repositories of data. Serving as a valuable planning resource for IT managers, it also delves into strategies and technologies designed with the vital role of protecting the data created now and in the future.

“Supply shortages, a cybercrime attack and staggering data creation rates have sparked an unwavering commitment to advances in data storage technology and the new distributed interoperability in the cloud,” said David Trachy, senior director of emerging markets from Spectra Logic. “These advances will serve as the foundation for future storage, preservation, management and use of the world’s treasure trove of information.”

This latest edition of the Data Storage Outlook report examines the technologies shaping the long-term storage landscape today, covering persistent memory, flash, magnetic disk, tape, optical, cloud and future innovation. in terms of storage.

Highlights explored in the 2022 report include:


PCIe Gen 5 products are in the early stages of announcement and promise speeds above 10 Gb/s. Innovations include the use of flash disk systems inside to improve capacity and performance.


LTO-9 tape now comes with a capacity point of 18TB per cartridge, a 50% capacity increase over LTO-8. Several tape vendors now offer systems that support the AWS S3 Glacier storage interface will open up a realm of new cost-effective possibilities. between tape and cloud and are proving to be a game-changer for data-centric organizations newly freed from monthly cloud storage fees.


Cloud providers will consume, both in terms of volume and revenue, an increasingly large share of the storage needed to support the digital world. 2022 will see the realization of products designed with the cloud in mind, capable of supporting very complex workflows. These solutions enable seamless integration of applications into the storage infrastructure, regardless of storage location – whether in the cloud, multiple clouds and/or multiple on-premises locations. End users will no longer have to think about the underlying storage system, being empowered to set policies that enable automatic movement of data to the right location(s), to the right storage tiers , at the right time, with the freedom to decide which processes they want to run locally and which in the cloud.


More emphasis will be placed on the consumption of electrical energy generated from non-renewable energy sources due to growing concerns about global warming. demand while trying to reduce the associated CO2 emissions.

To download Spectra Logic’s full “2022 Data Storage Outlook” report, go here.

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Spectra Logic develops a full line of Attack Hardened™ data storage and management solutions for a multi-cloud world. Dedicated solely to data storage innovation for over 40 years, Spectra Logic helps organizations modernize their IT infrastructures and protect and preserve their data with a broad portfolio of solutions that enable them to manage, migrate, store and preserve corporate data for the long term, while with features to make it resistant to ransomware, whether on-premises, in a single cloud, across multiple clouds, or in all locations at once. To learn more, visit

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