Tape Ark continues its global expansion with their third strategic partnership, one of India’s leading Exploration & Production (E&P) service providers, Samit Spectrum. The partnership combines Samit Spectrum’s local knowledge and Tape Ark’s proprietary data restoration and cloud migration technology to apply AI-driven techniques to underutilised data.Read More
Great news for our North American customers with Tape Ark's new Oklahoma facility opening in April 2019. Working closely with our partner Seagate, this facility is designed to accommodate customers with one tape to ten million tapes across all formats of media. Once ingested to the cloud, this data, which includes but is not limited to exploration data, broadcast media content and corporate back-up, becomes instantly and economically accessible to the client, making it available for the application of analytics, AI and ML technologies.Read More
As a pioneer of digital transformation and disruption, Tape Ark CEO and Founder Guy Holmes was recently asked to contribute to the May 2019 edition of iQ magazine - published by RIMPA (Records & Information Management Profession of Australia). His article addresses how digital innovation and technologies have changed the nature of what metadata means and how it is being superseded.Read More
Tape Ark CEO and Founder Guy Holmes was recently invited to write a guest editorial for the UK IRMS’ Bulletin Magazine on "How we are killing the world’s largest collection of data”.
IRMS membership information and details for subscribing to the IRMS Bulletin magazine, which includes Guy’s article can be found on the IRMS UK site here.Read More
Tape Ark CEO and Founder Guy Holmes was recently invited to write a guest editorial for PPDM’s Foundation Magazine on Buzzwords and Technology Basics – Web 4.0. Data Expo in Houston earlier this year.
The West Australian’s Senior Business Reporter Sean Smith talks with Seagate Technology’s VP Global Marketing Jeff Fochtman and Tape Ark Founder and CEO Guy Holmes on the announcement of a partnership agreement between the two organisations.Read More
PERTH, Western Australia (11 December 2018): Perth-based “tape to cloud” data management organisation Tape Ark has successfully reached a partnership agreement with global data storage giant Seagate Technology plc based in Cupertino, California.
The agreement will see Seagate’s Lyve Data Services advanced data management expertise being combined with Tape Ark’s unique data restoration technology, to enable zettabytes of tape-bound data to be rapidly migrated from client’s aging offsite tapes directly to large public cloud platforms of the customer’s choice to enable access and analysis using AI-driven technologies.Read More
In this month’s edition of RIMPA iQ Magazine, Tape Ark CEO & Founder Guy Holmes looks at how we are destroying the world’s second largest collection of data, how we are being let down by companies we pay to secure this data and ways which we can protect this data from destruction.Read More
Tape Ark CEO and Founder Guy Holmes was recently invited to write a guest editorial for PPDM’s Foundation Magazine on the success of completing a world first in seismic data management in real time during the PPDM Petroleum Data Expo in Houston earlier this year.Read More
Tape Ark are super excited to announce that we will be producing our inaugural “3D Podcast - Deep Diving into Data” at the Professional Petroleum Data Management conference in Perth on 8th & 9th August. We will be talking to some of the world leaders in oil and gas data management to get their views on the industry trends and the inside secrets of where the industry is heading. There will also be general commentary from the hosts - Tape Ark Founder & CEO Guy Holmes and Tape Ark's Director of Sales Kyle Evans about how the industry is unfolding and evolving.
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Tape Ark today announced that Founder and CEO Guy C. Holmes has been appointed to the Advisory Board of Foundation3 - a Houston-based data science product and big data consultancy specialising in the application of cutting-edge machine learning and deep learning algorithms to build deployable AI solutions in the energy and financial sectors.Read More
Tape Ark Founder and CEO Guy Holmes is honoured to have addressed the Australian Data Management Association (DAMA) Sydney Chapter last Tuesday 8th May with a lively and engaging presentation centred around the world’s growing collection of tapes and tape data.Read More
Business News editor and journalist Mark Beyer talks one on one in an interview with Tape Ark Founder and CEO Guy Holmes on the success of completing a world first in seismic data management in real time during the PPDM Petroleum Data Expo in Houston, USA.Read More
Tape Ark will be shooting live seismic data directly to the cloud and demonstrating instantaneous data capture and processing capability.
Are you heading to Houston in April for PPDM’s Professional Petroleum Data Expo?
Tape Ark will be there and Tape Ark Founder and CEO Guy Holmes will present on “The Adoption of the Cloud in the Oil Industry”. In an exclusive world first for the oil and gas industry, and in conjunction with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Guy will showcase – in real time – live seismic data acquisition taking place in Oklahoma, with data flowing directly into the AWS cloud and Availability Zone located in Virginia. Automated data management, metadata capture, GIS registration, and post processing interpretation will all be performed in Houston during his 30 minute presentation. The data will be shot and ingested straight into the AWS cloud without the need for any other storage mechanism such as tape or hard disk.Read More
Tape Ark are thrilled to announce that the company has been chosen to store historical archive tapes containing valuable NASA data from the moon..
There are 173 original 7-track magnetic tapes marked "NASA Manned Space Center”, carrying data that was recorded on the moon. The data and tapes belong to Australian Physicist and former NASA Principal Investigator Professor Brian J. O’Brien, who invented the DDE and other experiments while working with NASA at RICE University in the late 1960’s.Read More
Tape Ark will be there and not only will we have an AWS Snowball on display in our booth but Tape Ark Founder and CEO Guy Holmes has been asked to present on “the Adoption of the Cloud in the Oil Industry”. While we can’t say too much just yet, we can say that his presentation may include a world first live seismic event – be sure not to miss this.
There is only one week left to register for the Early Bird Deadline! Register now at www.ppdm.org/HExpo18 to save now!Read More
Tape Ark has today announced the launch of a comprehensive array of cloud based geophysical data management and data storage services for the oil industry to help manage data from acquisition through to archive.
The oil industry has a long and combative love affair with tape based data storage. Tape based data storage was always done as a matter of course, because no other viable options were available. However, with significant changes to cloud storage pricing and the addition of new tools for data analytics and processing, tape is rapidly becoming the second cousin in the industry.
Tape Ark CEO and Founder Guy Holmes was recently interviewed by IT News Australia journalist Ry Crozier - a great discussion on why he believes that the cloud will prevail over tape storage for legacy and archive data - despite the constant cyber security scaremongering that is being thrown at it.Read More