Data Storage

Long-lived, high capacity, random access storage mediums impervious to the elements — delivered at the lowest cost per TB.

Folio Keeps Data ACTIVE

    Folio Disc

    $3/TB Media Cost
    With roadmap to <$1/TB


    $8/TB Media Cost


    $20/TB Media Cost

    Folio Disc

    Protected via encryption, airgap, and physical WORM


    Software-enabled, non-physical WORM capabilities


    Software-enabled, non-physical WORM capabilities

    Superior TTFB

    Random access unlike magnetic tape. <30s access time satisfying file, block, and object storage needs.

    Folio Disc

    Impervious to EMP

    Unaffected by Radiation and Saltwater

    Resilient to Heat, Cold, and Humidity

    HDD & TAPE

    EMP Causes Total Data Loss

    Destroyed by Radiation and Water

    Climate-Control Required

    Unparalleled Media Lifespan

    Folio Discs experience minimal wear and have near-infinite backwards compatibility — drastically cutting down on migration costs.

    Upper Layers: Device, Lower Layers: Climate Control

    Low Power Consumption

    Folio Discs require no power when data isn't being accessed and have minimal climate control requirements.

    Product Roadmap

    Folio Photonics has a track record of success achieving both scientific and engineering milestones. Learn more about the future of cost containment and data storage technologies in our TCO whitepaper.

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    1. 2017 Multi-Layer Film Extrusion & Disc Construction Began
    2. 2020 Static Disc Validation Completed
    3. 2022 Dynamic Disc Validation Completed
    4. 2023 Scale Manufacturing Capability & Produce Alpha Folio Discs
    5. 2024 Produce Alpha Drive
    6. 2025 Beta Drive & Disc Production with Testing Validation
    7. 2026 Commercial Disc and Drive Availability