AIT backup tapes are made to store data efficiently and in large quantities. Data can be transferred from the AIT data tapes at a data transfer rate of 24 MB/sec and with a capacity of a minimum of 50 GB going up to 1040 GB for AIT-5 makes AIT tapes a great solution for data backup. One great advantage of AIT backup tapes is that they have backward and forward compatibility. AIT backup tapes are also formulated using AME (Advanced Metal Evaporated). It also has features like MIC (Memory in Cassette) memory chip, and R-MIC (Remote - Memory In Cassette) in the more recent generations of AIT tapes.