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Last modified: Monday, October 21, 2002 

Short for Advanced Intelligent Tape, a magnetic tape storage system developed by Sony. AIT uses 8mm cassette tapes that can hold up to 100GB of data. AITs use helical scan technology and typically are used in data backup and data storage.

Compare with DLT.

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The AIT Technology Forum
An industry consortium of hardware and software companies dedicated to advancing the art of data storage and protection through the widespread adoption of AIT drive and format technology as an industry standard.

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