ATA Flash Disk Cards provide the ultimate in solid state performance for large data and file storage solutions. Insert an ATA Flash Disk Card and increase the data storage of your notebook, palmtop, personal digital assistant (PDA), pen-based mobile computer or PCMCIA equipped PC. ATA Flash Disk Cards were designed specifically to be mass storage devices. The cards include an intelligent controller providing two key features: flash media control and PC Card ATA (IDE) interface. Also included in the card's controller is a sophisticated defect and error management system. This system is analogous to the systems found in all magnetic disk drives. All of these control features are completely transparent to the host system and do not consume any user data space.