Exabyte Adds Fibre Channel Support

Boulder, Colorado-based Exabyte has added Fibre Channel support to the firm's LTO tape library. Exabyte, which is a manufacturer of tape backup and recovery systems, said this week that its Magnum 224 LTO Tape Library now supports the popular Fibre Channel storage networking interface. The Magnum 224 LTO Tape Library is targeted at SMB and departmental applications, and supports a single LTO-3 drive and a 12-cartridge magazine. Exabyte said that the library is available for $7850 estimated street.