Describes the Logical Level 3 (generic level) Interface for tape drives, the physical, electrical and configuration characteristics and the transmission protocol of which are in accordance with ISO/IEC 9318-1. Is to facilitate the development and utilization of an intelligent interface which permits the interconnection of multiple peripheral types of peripherals (disk, printers, tapes, communications) to a controller. Complements other Intelligent Peripheral Interface standards.
Status : WithdrawnPublication date : 1990-12
Edition : 1
Technical Committee:Interconnection of information technology equipment