What is ATA (Advanced Technology Attachment)? - Definition from WhatIs.com


ATA (Advanced Technology Attachment)

Part of the Healthcare IT glossary:

ATA (Advanced Technology Attachment) is the official name that American National Standards Institute group X3T10 uses for what the computer industry calls Integrated Drive Electronics (IDE).

This was last updated in April 2005
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