LTO 8 Tapes
LTO Ultrium 8 Tapes are now available
What can I use instead of LTO 8 tapes?
LTO-7 tape media can be used in LTO 8 tape drives and has an uncompressed storage capacity of 6TB and a compressed capacity of up to 15TB.
LTO 7 tape can also be formatted as “M8” tape. LTO-7 "Type M media" is a new LTO-7 tape format with an "M8" label - when initialized it can hold up to 9TB native capacity.