tape streamer

tape streamers
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A tape streamer is a piece of computer equipment that you use for copying data from a hard disk onto magnetic tape for security or storage. [COMPUTING]

Do not use a bit-image method of backup (like a tape streamer), because this will copy the virus.


English dictionary. 2008.

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