IBM‘s end-of-service on the 3995 systems occurred on December 2010 making it essential to secure a supported storage solution for your critical data. The IBM 3995 Upgrade and Services Program makes it easy for you to transition to new, supported optical libraries.
Now you can retain your current media without the pain of migrating to a disk-based solution. In addition, you can even trade in legacy systems and receive a discount on a new ASTI library, providing even greater savings and the most cost-effective long-term archival solution.
Yes I want to learn more: Click to download the IBM 3995 Promotion brochure or fill out the Contact form to the right.
Move the MO Media to ASTI Libraries
Purchase ASTI G-Series libraries that will support MO media with backwards read compatibility so you can keep critical data on the media you trust.
Select an ASTI Library with Mixed Drives (MO and UDO™)
Reads and writes data on two different media types quickly and easily within one library. This option removes the pain and risk of migrating data to a new solution.
Upgrade to a UDO™ Archive Appliance and Gain the Benefit of an All-In-One Networked Attached Storage (NAS) Solution
ASTI technical sales staff are on hand to answer questions. Terms and conditions apply. Contact 719.593.7900, or fill out the form the the right for additional information.
All production of Magneto Optical (MO) media has been discontinued. Sony, the last manufacturer to produce MO media, has also announced discontinuation of the product in all formats (9.1GB, 5.2GB, 2.6GB).
Do you have a strategy in place for storing new data while continuing to read and access your important data stored on MO media?
ASTI offers tangible options that will enable you to continue operating on trusted optical technology without the headache of migrations. ASTI has a comprehensive technical knowledge of MO libraries and media and can guide you through the process of developing a strategy that will enable you to continue accessing your valuable stored data.
Did you know that ASTI offers solutions that will enable you to keep reading your data from MO media while continuing to write new data to UDO technology? ASTI G-Series direct-attached libraries provide mixed optical media support for both Magneto Optical (MO) and UDO technology in one library which eliminates the need for an expensive and risky migration.
Every system configuration is different – let ASTI help support your decision making process. ASTI Technical experts are available for a one-time, no-cost consultation to determine the optimal path to ensure protection of your valuable investment in legacy libraries.
To submit your current Magneto Optical configuration for review and schedule a consultation with ASTI technical team to discuss your options fill out the form to the right or contact ASTI Sales: 719-593-7900.
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Option 2: Lease or Purchase a G Series Library with mixed UDO and MO drives