Optical storage: The year that was and will be
- Report Predicts Boom in CD-ROM Market. // Information Today;Jan1989, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p20
This article reports on the prediction on the shipments of CD-ROM players, plus disc-based information and software by 1991, according to a report by market research firm International Resource Development Inc. as of January 1989. The report pegs the 1988 market at just $83 million for CD-ROM...
- Boffin, Denon join the new jukebox show. // CD-ROM Professional;Nov96, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p19
Introduces high-capacity CD-ROM jukeboxes. Boffin Ltd.'s 8X CD-ROM Jukebox; Denon Electronics' DRD-1400, a 200-disc CD-ROM storage and playback machine.
- Chronicling the myth of the killer app. Parker, Dana J. // EMedia Professional;Jul98, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p62
Focuses on the history of CD-ROM. CD-ROM's early days; CD-ROM and the multimedia PC; Comparison with Digital Video Disc (DVD) technology.
- CD-ROM drives. Farrance, Rex; Carey, Theresa W. // PC World;Sep96, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p109
Reviews various CD-ROM drives for computers. The need for such drives, because of the requirements of the 1990s' applications; Differences between the two types of CD-ROM drives--enhanced IDE drives and SCSI drives; CD-ROM drives including Diamond Multimedia Kit, Plextor 8Plex and Plextor...
- Multimedia, step by step. Luhn, Robert // PC World;Jul1994, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p230
Presents a guide to adding a CD ROM drive and sound card to a computer. INSET: 12 steps to a sane multimedia upgrade..
- Expanding replication services anticipate growing CD-ROM, DVD market. // CD-ROM Professional;Mar1996, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p14
Reports on CD-ROM industries in the United States who are moving to meet enormous perceived demand for high-volume disc production. Pioneer New Media Technologies Inc.; TAC Systems; CIS Technology; Contact information.
- IBM announces new internal, portable CD-ROM drives. // EMedia Professional;Jan1998, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p26
Announces CD-ROM drives from International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) IBM's 24X/10X Internal IDE CD-ROM Drive; External portable CD-ROM drives for mobile multimedia users, 20X/8X Portable Stereo CD-ROM Drive and 20X/8X Portable CD-ROM Drive.
- The CD-ROM drive index. // EMedia Professional;Feb98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p14
Lists several CD-ROM-changers released as of February 1998. Specifications; Prices; Contact information.
- New jukeboxes from Plasmon, Cygnet offer high disc capacity, 4X CD-R capability. Partyka, Jeff // EMedia Professional;Feb98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p14
Introduces Plasmon IDE's D-Series CD-R libraries and Cygnet Storage Solutions jukeboxes. Features and capabilities; Prices; Contact information.