MicroNet adds AIT-2 to line-up
MicroNet recently announced support for Sony`s AIT-2 tape drives. MicroNet currently offers AIT-2 as an external drive and as a drive module in its DataDock family of subsystems. The second-generation AIT drive features 100GB of compressed capacity and a sustained compressed transfer rate of up to 12MBps. It is backward read and write compatible with first-generation drives and supports Windows, Windows NT, MAC OS, and SGI IRIX. Other features include MIG head technology for improved durability, a wide media format for better tracking and recording stability, and captive EEPROMs for faster data access. The DataDock module lists for $5,835; the external drive for $5,965. www.micronet.com.