With an installed base of more than 19 million drives and 6 million users, DDS/DAT is easily the world's most popular tape storage format. The latest generation of this simple and successful format is delivered by the HP DAT 320 tape storage solution, providing a 12MB/sec transfer rate and up to 320GB capacity on a single cartridge. New manufacturing and recording technologies have created a tough, lightweight, high capacity, high performance media that more than measures up to the uncompromising storage demands of today's dynamic, risk, aware businesses. DDS/DAT provides a reliable, low, cost, easy, to, use backup solution for small to medium, sized businesses to meet increasing storage demands and compliance criteria. A Storage Media Kit is also available, providing a complete tape media solution in one easy to buy product.;Familiar, Low, risk Format Ideal for Small and Medium, sized Backup Environments.;DAT has a global installed base of more than 1.9 million drives, making it the favorite backup solution among small and medium sized organizations. Latest HP DAT 320 solutions feature new tape technology for better performance and higher capacity in increasingly demanding backup environments, while retaining media compatibility and interchange with DAT 160. HP DDS, DAT media are available with capacities from 40GB (DDS,3) through to 320GB compressed (DAT 320). Up to 86.4GB/hour can be stored with DAT 320. HP has 76% of the market and an installed base of more than 1.3 million drives.;Value for Money.;Lower cost of ownership for small and medium sized organizations compared with AIT and DLT VS with a superior cost per GB. New wide format (DAT 160 and DAT 320) provides a longer tape with greater capacity. Few tape swaps and higher capacity cartridges mean a smaller footprint for backup and archiving and less downtime and operator invention. Backwards compatibility and a confirmed development roadmap offer sustained ROI and migration to higher capacities to meet grow.