"Enhanced Software Technologies, Inc. (EST) and Hewlett-Packard
Company today announced that HP's Ultrium tape drives are certified
to run under Linux. EST is the sponsor and administrator of the
Linux Tape Device Certification Program."
"Tape drive certification through the program entails the use of
a static, open set of test procedures that is Linux distribution-
and application-independent. This process ensures that the testing
is not biased and that all devices are appraised on a level playing
"EST is providing a valuable service to the Linux community by
creating the tape certification program," said Jon Hall, Executive
Director of Linux International. "Their position as Linux backup
experts gives them great insight in answering the question: What
tape drives work with Linux? This is the program's benefit to Linux
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