Latest Optical disc Stories

2014-02-25 23:33:06

In addition to destroying paper documents, Aleratec's DVD/CD Shredder XC2 shreds credit cards, Blu-rays, DVDs and CDs. Chatsworth, California (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Aleratec Inc., award-winning designer, developer and manufacturer of Portable Device Management (PDM) charge/sync products for mobile devices and professional-grade duplicators for hard disk drives, USB flash drives and Blu-ray/DVD/CD discs, unveils the latest defense against identity theft and fraud, the DVD/CD...

2014-01-08 23:26:26

Leading data archival hardware manufacturer solidifies storage standards. American Fork, UT (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 Millenniata, the industry pioneer responsible for M-Disc’s lifetime optical data storage capabilities, today announced partnerships with the leading optical disc drive manufacturers in the world. Samsung, LG, and LiteON optical disc drives will carry the M-Disc logo to inform customers of the included M-Technology. The adoption of M-Disc by leading hardware innovators and...

2013-05-31 23:25:09

Media Supply is now offering a viable and affordable alternative to higher-priced gold archival DVD media with Falcon's Century Platinum Archival DVD-R. This media has a guaranteed life of over 100 years and uses a Platinum/Silver alloy instead of gold as the reflective layer, delivering an equally stable, long-life disc at a fraction of the price. Exton, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Media Supply, Inc., a leading supplier of data, video and archival publishing solutions, is excited to...

2013-02-19 23:01:48

This guide explains the advantages of robotic duplicators and how they work. It leads readers through the selection of a robotic Blu-ray, DVD or CD disc duplicator that best meets their needs and budget. Chatsworth, California (PRWEB) February 19, 2013 Aleratec has added a Robotic Disc Duplicator Buyer´s Guide to its series of Buyer´s Guides that explain the various factors to consider when choosing an optical disc duplicator. This guide is the third in the series. It details the...

2013-02-12 23:02:08

The latest installment of Aleratec´s series of Buyer´s Guides focusing on disc duplicators provides support to anyone in the market for a computer-connected disc duplicator. It details the various categories of computer-connected duplicators and leads readers through the selection of a Blu-ray, DVD or CD disc duplicator that best meets their needs and budget. Chatsworth, California (PRWEB) February 12, 2013 Aleratec has added a Computer-Connected Disc Duplicator Buyer´s Guide...

Data Storage: Cheaper And Easier With Photonics
2012-10-09 14:06:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As technology grows and components shrink, data storage usually follows suit, with ever-increasing capacities being packed into the tiniest of spaces. It´s an interesting paradigm, for sure. Though their needs are drastically different, consumers, researchers and scientists alike ask for the same thing: More available space packed in a smaller package. The rapid advancement in this area has already given many pause to...

2012-09-27 23:04:14

Aleratec´s series of new Buyer´s Guides focusing on disc duplicators provides guidance to anyone in the market for a disc duplicator. These guides will direct readers toward the selection of a Blu-ray, DVD or CD disc duplicator that best meets their needs and provides the maximum value for their budget. Chatsworth, California (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 Aleratec is offering a new service to anyone in the market for a disc duplicator with its series of Disc Duplicator Buyer´s...

Latest Optical disc Reference Libraries

2010-10-14 16:40:34

A Compact Disc, or CD, is an optical disc used to store digital data although it was originally developed to store sound recordings exclusively. Audio CDs have been available commercially since October 1982 and were popular until around 2010 when other digital forms took over. The standard CD can hold up to 80 minutes of uncompressed audio. There are also Mini CDs that hold up to 24 minutes of audio. Eventually the technology was expanded to include CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, video compact...

2010-09-17 11:44:46

An optical disc drive is a disk drive that utilizes electromagnetic waves or a laser light near the light spectrum in order to read and write data to or from optical discs. Some drives can only read from discs; however, most recent drives are generally both readers and recorders. Recorders are often times referred to as burners or writers. CDs, DVDs, and Blu-ray discs are familiar examples of optical media. The laser and optics aspects of optical disc drives are very complex. The most...

2010-09-07 16:08:57

A DVD, also known as Digital Video Disc, is an optical disc used to store media format. It was invented when Philips, Sony, Toshiba, and Time Warner came together in 1995. DVDs are the same size as CDs, but are capable of storing almost seven times more data. In 1993 two optical disc storage formats were being developed. One was the MultiMedia Compact Disc, backed by Philips and Sony, and the other was the Super Density Disc, supported by Toshiba, Time Warner, Matsushita Electric, Hitachi,...

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