DVD+RW Compatibility Alliance formed to promote format, offer guidance

September 1998
EMedia Professional;Sep98, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p29
Academic Journal
Focuses on the formation of the DVD+RW Compatibility Alliance to facilitate the adoption of the DVD+RW format and to offer guidance to companies developing compatible products. Dedication of the group to the exchange of DVD+RW information, issue awareness and management of requirements for DVD+RW extensions improvements; Web sites supported by the group.


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