DICOM PS3.12 2019a - Media Formats and Physical Media for Media Interchange

M.2 Media Formats

The media format comprises two distinct components:

  1. The Recording format, which addresses magnetic recording, track definition, sector headers, etc.

  2. The Logical format, which addresses the organization of the data portion of sectors to support semantics of the file system.

M.2.1 Recording Format

The low level formatting shall be done using the ISO/IEC 15286:1999 standard. The Secondary Defect List shall be used.

DICOM PS3.12 2019a - Media Formats and Physical Media for Media Interchange