Global expansion with third strategic partnership: Unlocking Commercial Value in the Indian Subcontinent

Global expansion with third strategic partnership: Unlocking Commercial Value in the Indian Subcontinent

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.

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Tape Ark's Oklahoma Facility Opens

Tape Ark's Oklahoma Facility Opens

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.

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The West: WA company Tape Ark floods cloud with big data archives

The West: WA company Tape Ark floods cloud with big data archives

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.

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Seagate partners with Tape Ark in global deal to liberate tape-archived legacy data

Seagate partners with Tape Ark in global deal to liberate tape-archived legacy data

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.

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Tape Ark Founder Guy C. Holmes Appointed to Foundation3 Advisory Board

Tape Ark Founder Guy C. Holmes Appointed to Foundation3 Advisory Board

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.

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Are you attending the Houston Professional Petroleum Data Expo (#HExpo18) next month?

Are you attending the Houston Professional Petroleum Data Expo (#HExpo18) next month?

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!

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Tape Ark Launches Cloud Based Oil & Gas Services

Tape Ark Launches Cloud Based Oil & Gas Services

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.

 

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Tape Ark Founder and CEO Guy Holmes to Present at Amazon Web Services User Group

Tape Ark Founder and CEO Guy Holmes to Present at Amazon Web Services User Group

Guy Holmes, founder and CEO of Tape Ark. Guy's entrepreneurial journey began in 2003, but the rise of AWS after its relaunch in 2006 planted a unique idea in his head that lead to the creation of Tape Ark.  

Drawing inspiration from the war between Blockbuster and Netflix, many years of personal and professional experience, as well as his past adventures, Guy will provide a high-level overview on how he started his business, the AWS tools he is using and the battle that still lies ahead

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Tape Ark Launches With Mission To Revolutionise the Way We Store Archive Tape

Tape Ark Launches With Mission To Revolutionise the Way We Store Archive Tape

Perth-based technology start up Tape Ark, founded by serial entrepreneur Guy Holmes, announced today its official launch with an innovative data storage solution which re-imagines the way we approach physical offsite data storage.

Paying money to store tape media in offsite vaults is old school.  It is time to go virtual and get real access to your data.  It's time for Tape Ark. #NoMoreTape #TapeIsDead #TapeZombies

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Tape Ark Launches

Tape Ark Launches

After the acquisition of the Oil and Gas Data Management Division of Guy’s company SpectrumData by a US based data management firm, the CEO of Tape Ark (Guy Holmes) is now focusing his entrepreneurial efforts on his new company Tape Ark.

Tape Ark is a new technology solution developed by Guy over the last 15 years of working on tape based data sets from around the world.  The innovation, when combined with the use of public cloud - like Amazon Web Services (AWS), provides the world’s first alternative to the costly and inefficient services currently available for legacy tape storage.

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