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PR Newswire: Major Tape Drive Manufacturers Embrace Linux Tape Certification Program

Apr 29, 1999, 14:45 (2 Talkback[s])

"EST, the leading provider of reliable backup software for Linux systems, is pleased to announce the Linux Tape Certification Program, a program designed to test and certify tape drive manufacturer's devices under the Linux operating system."

"'One of the most frequently asked questions that we hear is, 'What tape drive works with Linux?', said Darrell Bingham, Technical Support Manager for EST. "This certification program will give Linux users the information that they need to make an informed choice when selecting a backup device. It will also provide backup hardware venders with a means of communicating their support for Linux.'"

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