OnStream enters server arena with 35GB drive
At PC Expo last month, OnStream exhibited the ADR70, an Advanced Digital Recording (ADR) tape drive targeting the 8mm/DLT space. The drive features a 35GB native capacity and a 4MBps maximum transfer rate, thanks to newly added ALDC hardware compression. ADR70 is read and write compatible with 15GB, 25GB, and 35GB ADR cartridges and has a Wide Ultra2-compatible SCSI-3 interface, which integrates LVD technology for improved signal integrity and data transfers. Supported operating systems include NT, NetWare, Linux, and Unix. The drive is priced at $999, 35GB media at $69.95. Product shipment is slated for fall.