R-MIC

AcronymDefinition
R-MICRemote Memory in Cassette (Sony)
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Remote-Memory-In-Cassette -- Built into the AIT-5 data cartridge, R-MIC is a non-volatile chip that provides quick media loads and allows fast searches to data.
Leveraging the advanced features of Sony's Advanced Intelligent Tape (AIT) architecture--including helical-scan recording technology, Advanced Metal Evaporated (AME) media and Remote-Sensing Memory in Cassette (R-MIC)--in an extended 5.25-inch drive footprint, SAIT-1 drives offer more than double the storage capacity of any linear tape drive in the market today.