SEPATON develops backup and data migration appliances for use in medium and large-scale data centers. The company's virtual tape library (VTL) systems can contain up to 2 petabytes of data. SEPATON also offers data protection, recovery, and deduplication software applications. The company's customers include Coach, Colgate-Palmolive, Golub, and Hyundai. SEPATON was established in 1999 as SANgate Systems. The SEPATON name is the phrase "no tapes" backwards, in reference to the company's virtual tape technology. The company has international offices in China, Germany, and the UK.