MPEG-2 debuts with new encoding solutions from HEURIS

June 1997
EMedia Professional;Jun97, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p18
Academic Journal
Presents three encoding solutions vendors that support moving picture expert group (MPEG-2), the video standard for digital video disc (DVD). MPEG-2 equipments from HEURIS; Zapex Technologies Inc.; OKI Electric Industry, Ltd.


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