The Advantages of Optical Disc Archiving

The Advantages of Optical Disc Archiving
Race against Time: Data Archiving Nowadays, paper hard copies have been replaced by digital devices for corporations to archive important documents. How to properly back up and store data digitally has become an important task. While many would simply store the data in an internal server with RAID or on Cloud, for long-term data storage, ...

Library of Congress Collects and Destroys Old CDs for Research

Optical discs weren’t originally designed for storage, many discs which were produced in the early days are now close to expiration unless they are stored in an ideal environment. In order to find out what type of environment is most suitable for optical discs like CD and DVD, Library of Congress collects unwanted discs from different ages and ...

Millenniata Launches M-Disc Blu-ray with 25GB Capacity for Permanent Optical Storage

Optical media has been the responsible data storage option for of its unparalleled longevity, broad compatibility, high reliability and durability. Now beside the CD, DVD and Blu-ray standard, a new type of optical media, Blu-ray M-Disc,  has been introduced by Millenniata. The M-Disc optical media (DVD and Blu-ray) is capable of preserving information, photos and ...

300GB Archival Optical Disc Standard from Sony and Panasonic

Optical discs such as Blu-ray, CD and DVD are considered as robust media for long-term storage of content, as discs are dust-resistance and water-resistance, and can withstand changes in temperature and humidity when correctly stored. Sony and Panasonic has recently announced a new “Archival Disc” for long-term digital data storage. The new format is aimed ...

Importing Blu-ray/DVD Library Automatically for Media Server

Importing Blu-ray/DVD Library Automatically for Media Server
Hands Free Disc Loading Solution It is convenient to be able to browse and play your collection of music and movie directly from a media server, while physical copies of Blu-ray, CD and DVD are safely stored and kept from dusts and scratches. However, the process of importing the collection to a hard drive involving ...