All data archive to tape is achieved via ENSTORE. Enstore provides a file catalog that has a file system that feels like a "perfectly normal file system" (pnfs). It also provides a frontend disk caching system called dCache. Information for enstore is available at the following links:
- Main web page: Enstore.
- Enstore storage group request form
- Tape "burn" rates by storage group here. Specifically, look at CD-LT04F1 and CD-LT04GS libraries.
- Tape inventories are found here.
- How to use enstore link http://www.fnal.gov/docs/products/enstore/enstore_may04/usingenstore.html