Tape Formats

DiskEng data recovery, tape recovery, data conversion and media conversion services support a wide range of data and storage formats dating back 25 years. Here is a list of some formats that we have converted data from.

Any Operating System or File System

Windows (3.11, 95, 98, NT, 2000, ME, XP, Server 2003, Vista, Server 2008, 7, 8), MacOS, OSX, NetWare, DOS, OS/2, Solaris, Unix, Linux, HP-UX, VMS, OS/400, AIX

Any Backup Software Format

Veritas, Backup Exec, NT Backup, Windows Backup, Symantec Backup, ARCserve, ARCsolo, Colorado, CPIO, Irwin, Cristie, Eztape, Iomega Backup, Jumbo, Legato Networker, HP9000 FBackup, Mountain, QICstream, Net Backup, Palindrome, Sbackup, TAR, Savlib, AS400 Savjob, Retrospect, AS400, Tdump, VMS backup, Unix Dump

Any Tape Drive Manufacturer

Hewlett Packard, IBM, Sony, Tandberg, Colorado, Exabyte, Fujitsu, Iomega, OnStream, Irwin, Quantum, Seagate, TEAC, Toshiba

Any DLT / SDLT / TK and LTO Tape

DLT70, DLT80,DLT II, DLT III, DLT IIIXT, DLT IV, DLT4000, DLT8000, SDLT600, SDLT220, SDLT320, TK70, TK25, TK85, TK86, TK50, DEC TK tapes. All LTO1, LTO3, LTO2, LTO4 tapes

Any 4mm and 8mm Tape

DAT 4mm 60m, 4mm 90m, 4mm 120m, 4mm 125m, Exabyte 8mm 160m,112m,170m, 8200, 8205, 8500, 8505XL, DDS3, DDS4, 8508, DDS, DDS2, DDS72, AIT, AIT2, AIT3, Mammoth

Any Quarter Inch Cartridges

DC6525, DC600A, DC9120, DC6150, DC6250, SLR1, SLR3, SLR4, SLR2, SLR6, SLR24, SLR5, SLR32, SLR50, QIC525, QIC24, QIC150, QIC120

DC2000 Mini Data Cartridges

DC2000, DC2000XL, DC2120, TR3, TR4, TR1, TR2, TR5, QIC40, DITTO, QIC80

Any Syquest Iomega and Bernoulli disks

Syquest – 5¼” 44mb, 88mb, 200mb, 3½” 135mb, 270mb, 3½”, JAZ 2gig, JAZ 1gig, Sysparc 1gig, 3½” Syjet 1.5gig, Bernoulli – 5¼”  150mb, 90mb, Iomega ZIP 250, 100

Any Optical Magneto and WORM cartridges

3.5 128mb, 640mb, 230mb, 5.25 640mb, 650mb, HP, Maxoptix, Maxtor, 1.3, 5, 2.5GB.

Any Mainframe Tapes

Magstar, 3490, 3480, 3490E, Open Reel tape

Any Magnetic Floppy Disk

640kb, 1.44mb 3½” MAC formatted, PC formated, LS120 and MAC, 340kb 5¼”

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