Going Tapeless is Easier Than You Think

Leon Goes Tapeless

Things are changing for the better at Leon's mainframe data center...

Leon doesn't like change

In this lighthearted portrayal, Leon was comfortable with physical tape, even with its many limiting factors. So the idea of change, even for the better, was alarming.

Luminex's Subject Matter Experts have helped hundreds of mainframe data centers transition to tapeless solutions, improving all aspects of mainframe tape operations. The key to success is the combination of innovative technologies built into every Luminex Channel Gateway X (CGX) and a team of dedicated Subject Matter Experts to provide pre-sales consultation, installation and support.

CGX: Industry Leading, Enterprise-Class Mainframe Virtual Tape Solutions

Luminex CGXs are Mainframe Virtual Tape (MVT) control units that enable enterprise-class storage systems to be Fibre Channel or NAS attached, providing up to PBs of virtual tape storage capacity. These disk-based virtual tape solutions are application transparent and can be configured to support mainframe data centers of all sizes.

To learn more about CGX and its features, select an option below.

Channel Gateway X Features 8 Gb FICON at wire speed! CloudTAPE: Cloud Storage for Mainframes Synchronous Tape Matrix CGSafe: Encryption and Key Management RepMon: Replication Monitor LTMon: Console Integration Luminex Replication CGX: Modern Mainframe Virtual Tape Tape Migration Software and Services DataStream Intelligence optimized deduplication and compression for storage and replication bandwidth savings Unlimited Virtual Tape Capacity Push Button DR: Simplified, Yet Powerful Disaster Recovery