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Tape Archive Helps The Environment - Geyser Data

Good for the environment. 
Good for your data.
Geyser Green! 

When it comes to protecting and archiving critical data, our tape backup service offers a robust and reliable solution. Not only does it provide secure storage for your information, but it also has a significant positive environmental impact.


Unlike traditional disk-based storage, tape backup consumes minimal energy and requires no active cooling, reducing carbon emissions and energy consumption. This eco-friendly approach safeguards your data and contributes to a greener, more sustainable future. Embrace the power of tape backup to protect your data and the planet simultaneously.

By the Numbers


Lower CO2 than HDD-based storage


Lower power consumption


Less e-waste

Tape Backup is Better for the Environment

Using tape backup and archive services over traditional HDD and hard drive backups can offer several positive environmental impacts for companies. Here are some of the key benefits:

Tape backup systems are generally more energy-efficient than traditional HDD backups. They consume less power during operation, which can lead to reduced energy consumption and lower carbon emissions.

Energy Efficiency

Tape storage has a longer lifespan compared to hard drives, reducing the frequency of replacements and ultimately decreasing electronic waste.

Longevity & Durability

Tape backups require less physical space compared to hard drive backups, leading to smaller data center footprints and lower overall resource consumption.

Space Efficiency

Tape storage systems generate less heat during operation, leading to reduced cooling requirements in data centers, which in turn lowers energy consumption.

Reduced Cooling Needs

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