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Optical data transmission link for a non-volatile memory embedded into a tape cartridge

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000206452D
Publication Date: 2011-Apr-27

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The current publication addresses the issue of maintaining a reliable way of connecting a non-volatile memory embedded in a tape cartridges by replacing the wired transmission link by an optical communication system which is directly mounted on the cartridge and on the tape drive.