Analysts See Bright Future for DVD
- Optical storage: The year that was and will be. // EMedia Professional;May98, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p11
Reports that International Data Corp.'s `Optical Storage Market: 1997 Year in Review and 1998 Forecast' predicts continued success for CD-ROM in 1998, despite high hopes for DVD.
- Comdex alert: DVD technology fatally flawed. Louderback, Jim // PC Week;11/25/96, Vol. 13 Issue 47, p109
Opinion. Presents a warning about digital video disk (DVD) technology. The advent of DVD hardware; DVD-ROM and DVD-RAM drives; The ability to write and rewrite to DVDs; The 1997 DVD-RAM disks incompatible with the 1997 DVD-ROM drives; The benefit of writeability worth waiting for; Digital...
- In the Wake of Laserdisc's Demise. // T H E Journal;Oct2002, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p12
Compares digital video disc (DVD) technology with CD-ROM. Image quality of DVD; Features of DVD; Price of DVD.
- DVD-ROM: Who needs it, who will use it, and how? Parker, Dana J. // EMedia Professional;Jan1997, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p26
Discusses compact disc-random access memory (CD-ROM) developers' move to digital video disc-random access memory (DVD-ROM). Advantages of CD-ROM publishers moving into DVD-ROM; Concern on transferring loyalty from CD-ROM to DVD-ROM; Impediments to a mass DVD-ROM. INSET: Redirectors: R.I.P.?..
- As the disc turns: Orphan once, now loved and wanted. Starrett, Robert A. // EMedia Professional;Apr97, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p34
Provides information on compact disc-read only memory (CD-ROM), CD-Recordable (CD-R), and digital video disc (DVD). Main factors in the public acceptance of the CD-ROM; Information on the CD/Web/television hybrid devices; Market growth of CD-related products; Speculations on the DVD technology.
- DVDs Prove Their Versatility. Bannan, Karen J. // Inter@ctive Week;10/19/98, Vol. 5 Issue 40, p29
Provides information on digital versatile discs (DVD) which is capable of storing more data than CD-ROM. Transfer rate of DVD; Remarks from Bob Abraham, vice president of Freeman Associates, regarding the lower prices of DVD-ROM.
- DVD/CD-ROM drive. // Teaching Pre K-8;Feb99, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p14
Focuses on digital versatile disk or DVD-ROM. Primary benefit of DVD; Amount of information that DVD can hold; Features of the DVD.
- Web versus CD-ROM: Format follows function. Burg, Barbara // Searcher;Jan98, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p59
Compares the benefits of Digital Videodisc (DVD) from compact disc-read only memory (CD-ROM). Impact of CD-ROMs on technology; Primary difference between silver discs and the Web; Reasons why CD-ROMs are more likely to be the trend.
- CD-ROM--the year ahead. Beiser, Karl // Online;Jan/Feb96, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p90
Looks at some developments and debates likely to dominate discussions of CD-ROM technology in 1996. Entry of high-capacity CD-ROMs into the mainstream; Creation of tools for storing and delivering productions on CD-ROM and online connections; Emergence of the concept of plug-and-play;...