AIT-3 SCSI Internal Drive (AITi260/S)
High capacity tape storage : Sony AIT-3 tape drives deliver up to
capacity (with 2.6:1 compression) in a compact 3.5-inch form factor.
Fast data transfer rates : Sony AIT-3 tape drives offer high data
of 12.0 MB/s native and 34 MB/s with 2.0:1 compression for today's most
demanding data storage environments.
Backward Compatibility : Sony AIT-3 tape drives are fully backward read
write compatible with both AIT-2 media, 36 GB and 50 GB data cartridges,
AIT-1 media, 25 GB and 35 GB data cartridges. Backward compatibility
protect your investment in the valuable data you already have stored on
generation AIT data cartridges, while delivering the increased capacity
performance of AIT-3 technology.
High reliability : Sony AIT tape drives incorporate a redesigned head
reducing head/tape pressure and delivering up to 50,000 hours of head
built-in Super Head Cleaner mechanism results in an industry leading
rating of 400,000 POH.
Remote Memory-In-Cassette (R-MIC) : A 64 kbit memory chip embedded into
cartridge provides high speed file location and file access.