This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2010. Therefore this version remains current.
Specifies the physical and magnetic characteristics and provides a format and recording method, thus allowing, together with ISO 1001, full data interchange by means of such magnetic tape cartridges. Annexes A to E describe: measurement of light transmittance of tape and leaders, measurement of bit shift, representation of 8-bit bytes by 10-bit patterns, recommendations for transportation, and inhibitor tape.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 1993-08
Edition : 1Number of pages : 63
Technical Committee:Digitally Recorded Media for Information Interchange and Storage
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