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Security Engineered Machinery 0200 OMD/SSD-C Optical Disc Shredder
Final particle size of less than 2mm, $5,999
2019.01.16 | Press Release
R&D: Next Gen Photonic Memory Devices Are ‘Light-Written’, Ultrafast and Energy Efficient
Achieving all-optical switching in synthetic ferrimagnets - material system highly suitable for spintronic data applications - using single femtosecond laser pulses
2019.01.15 | Press Release
R&D: Fast and Reliable Storage Using 5bit Nonvolatile Photonic Memory Cell
Work represents step in development of photonic memories and potential for novel integrated photonic applications.
2019.01.14 | Press Release
R&D: Optical Memory Cell Achieves Record Storage Density
Device could enable computers that use optics and electrical signals to interact with data.
2018.12.26 | Press Release
Acer Assigned Patent
Optical disc drive
2018.12.21 | In Brief
Wistron Assigned Patent
Unloading mechanism assembly to unload optical disc drive
2018.12.18 | In Brief
IBM Assigned Patent
Optical disk drive guide
2018.12.03 | In Brief
IE-9 Technology Assigned Patent
Optically variable storage device
2018.11.06 | In Brief
Optical Disc Drive Products Antitrust Litigation
If you purchased computer with disc drive between 2003-2008, get up to $10 back.
2018.10.23 | Press Release
Group 47 Assigned Patent
Archiving imagery and documents on digital optical tape
2018.09.26 | In Brief
Oxford University Innovation Assigned Patent
Optical device
2018.09.24 | In Brief
Sharp and Memory-Tech Holdings Assigned Patent
Information recording medium and reproduction device
2018.09.04 | In Brief
Samsung and Toshiba to Pay $25 Million to Exit Optical Disc Drive Price-Fix MDL
As they participated in industry-wide conspiracy.
2018.08.27 | In Brief
Group 47 Assigned Patent
Storage system using unformatted digital optical tape
2018.08.08 | In Brief
Panasonic Assigned Eight Patents
Optical disc, recording medium, record playback, optical recording medium, optical disc reproduction
2018.07.27 | In Brief
R&D: Using Light for Next Gen Storage
Platform has potential to be extended to 2D and 3D memory for densities that could potentially approach petabyte/cm3 levels.
2018.07.05 | Press Release
Arizona Board of Regents on Behal of University of Arizona and Hitachi Assigned Patent
Optical information recording/reproducing
2018.06.13 | In Brief
Restaurator: Blu-Ray Media Stability and Suitability for Long-Term Storage
Rcording Blu-ray media with low initial error rates challenging for some brands at time, factor that affects longevity
2018.05.31 | Press Release
Disc Drive Buyers Reach Deals With Samsung, Toshiba
To end price-fixing litigation
2018.05.18 | In Brief
Ritek to Produce 300GB Optical Archive Disc in Taiwan for Panasonic
Mass production of media starting in July
2018.05.15 | Press Release
Court Approves First Canadian Optical Disc Drive Settlements
Hitachi-LG, TEAC and NEC to pay over €6 million
2018.05.03 | In Brief
Qualstar Designing and Manufacturing Enterprise Optical Disc Library for Sony
With single cartridge at 3.3TB
2018.04.18 | Press Release
Custom Printed CD-R and DVD-R Media for Archiving by Blank Media Printing
$0.30 for custom printed CD-R or $0.41 for archival grade disc
2018.04.09 | Press Release
R&D: Nanoparticle Films for High-Density Storage
From Northeast Normal University, China, holographic storage medium could enable wearable technology that captures and stores detailed 3D images.
2018.04.09 | Press Release
ISO/IEC 29121:2018 Standard: Data Migration Method for Optical Discs for Long-Term Storage
2018.04.02 | Press Release
R&D: Next-gen Optical Disk to Solve Storage Challenge
Continuous multi-level recording and reading with capacity over 10TB with no appreciable change of baseline over 600 years
2018.03.27 | Press Release
National Central University Assigned Patent
Holographic storage layer and disk
2018.03.13 | In Brief
Oracle Assigned Patent
Optical storage system divider based draw verification
2018.03.07 | In Brief
Optical Disc Drive Summary Judgment
By Lexology
2018.02.23 | In Brief
R&D: Ultrafast Volume Holographic Storage
On PQ/PMMA photopolymers with nanosecond pulsed exposures
2018.02.23 | Press Release
R&D: Phase Modulated High Density Collinear Holographic Data Storage System
With phase-retrieval reference beam locking and orthogonal reference encoding
2018.02.21 | Press Release
Arch Library Created Using 5D Optical Storage Technology
It carries Foundation Trilogy of science fiction books by Isaac Asimov.
2018.02.14 | Press Release
Doug Carson and Associates Assigned Patent
Image archive disc
2018.02.05 | In Brief
Owen Taraniuk Head of WW Partnerships and Market Development, Commvault
Joined company in 2015 as VP of AsiaPac/Japan.
2018.01.18 | Press Release
Volume and File Structure of CD-ROM for Information Interchange
Standard ECMA-119 3rd edition (December 2017)
2018.01.04 | Press Release
Hitachi-LG Data Storage Assigned Patent
Holographic memory
2018.01.03 | In Brief
Overcharge Evidence Yields Summary Judgment Victory for Optical Disc Drive Makers
Optical illusion
2017.12.29 | Press Release
New DVD6C Licensing Program for DVD Players
Reduced royalties for DVD players
2017.12.22 | Press Release
Toshiba and Samsung Get Win in Price-Fixing Case
On optical disc drives
2017.12.21 | In Brief
Panasonic Acquired DVD Patents From Sanyo Electric
Identified as essential pursuant to DVD6C licensing program
2017.12.19 | Press Release
Sharp and Memory-Tech Assigned Patent
Reproducing device
2017.11.22 | In Brief
HP Settles With NEC, Toshiba, Samsung in Multidistrict Antitrust Litigation
Companies conspired to fix prices for optical disc drives.
2017.11.02 | In Brief
Seagate Assigned Patent
3D optical memory storage cells
2017.10.31 | In Brief
R&D: Reconstruction of Non-Error Magnetic Hologram Data by Magnetic Assist Recording
Improving reconstructed quality of magnetic hologram data
2017.10.19 | In Brief
Court Extends Deadline for Consumers to Claim Portion of $180 Million Optical Disc Drive Products Antitrust Lawsuit Settlement
On October 30, 2017
2017.09.27 | Press Release
Panasonic Plans 1TB Optical Disc
For archiving
2017.09.08 | Press Release
IBM Assigned Two Patents
Optical disc drive, high performance robotic optical storage system
2017.09.04 | In Brief
Facebook Assigned Patent
Optical cold storage
2017.09.01 | In Brief
ECMA International Published Two Optical Discs Revised Standards
Test method for estimation of lifetime of optical discs for long-term data storage, and method for BD recordable and rewritable discs
2017.08.22 | Press Release
FujiFilm Assigned Patent
Multilayer optical information recording disk
2017.08.15 | In Brief
Akonia Holographics and Hitachi Consumer Electronics Assigned Patent
Monocular holographic storage system
2017.08.10 | In Brief
Gigastorage to Appeal to Taiwan Supreme Court
Ruling to pay Royal Philips $30 million on DVD-R royalties
2017.08.02 | In Brief
Sharp and Memory-Tech Holdings Assigned Patent
Information recording medium and reproduction device
2017.08.02 | In Brief
One-Blue Expanded Licensing Program for Ultra HD Blu-ray
With effect July 1, 2017
2017.07.20 | Press Release
IBM Assigned Patent
Optical storage device utilizing quantum silos
2017.07.10 | In Brief
R&D: Case Western Reserve University Researchers Find Chemical Solution Shrinks Digital Storage
To possibly store digital data in half space current systems require
2017.06.26 | Press Release
Flextronics Assigned Patent
Optical methods for determining positions of optical discs in tightly packed cylindrical arrays
2017.06.08 | In Brief
Optical Disk Drive Antitrust Litigation: Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro Announces Additional Proposed Settlements
Totaling $55.5 million
2017.05.24 | Press Release
A*STAR Assigned Patent
Writing to optical data storage medium
2017.05.18 | In Brief
Sharp and Memory-Tech Holdings Assigned Patent
Reproducing device
2017.05.15 | Press Release
LG Electronics Assigned Patent
Holographic storage
2017.05.04 | In Brief
Philips and Pioneer to Pay $50.5 million and TEAC $5 Million
To settle class action price-fixing conspiracy claims by indirect purchasers of optical disc drives
2017.04.20 | In Brief
R&D: Holographic Storage Using Parallel-Aligned Liquid Crystal on Silicon Displays
Phase-only device used as data pager using different modulation schemes and combined with photopolymer as holographic recording material.
2017.04.10 | Press Release
Sonopress Ships Three Million Ultra HD Blu-ray Discs
In one year
2017.04.04 | Press Release
One-Blue Calling For Patents Due To Plans To Add License Coverage
For Ultra HD Blu-ray products
2017.03.24 | Press Release
Sony no Longer Facing Antitrust Claims From HP
Over alleged price-fixing conspiracy for optical disc drives
2017.03.23 | In Brief
Philips, Pioneer To Settle Optical Disk Drive Multidistrict Litigation
For $50.5 million
2017.03.16 | In Brief
Pioneer BDR-211UBK Internal BD-DVD-CD Writer Supports Ultra HD Blu-ray Playback
2017.03.15 | Press Release
Flextronics AP Assigned Patent
Selecting individual discs from tightly spaced array of optical discs
2017.03.03 | In Brief
One-Blue Reduces Royalty Rates by 20% for Blu-ray Disc Products
From $9 to $7.20 for BD player and from $12 to $9.60 for BD recorder
2017.03.01 | Press Release
Taiwan National Central University Assigned Two Patents
Light interference module and holographic storage apparatus, holographic device and method for data reading
2017.02.21 | In Brief
US Class Action Concerning Optical Disc Drive Products Antitrust Litigation
For class members to ensure payment
2017.02.16 | Press Release
R&D: Digital Super-Resolution Holographic Data Storage
Based on Hermitian symmetry for achieving high areal density
2017.02.13 | Press Release
Actilor Assigned Patent
Optical data store
2017.02.13 | In Brief
Pioneer UHD Blu-ray Disc Burners
Supporting 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray discs for PCs
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2017.01.30 | News
CADE’s General Superintendence Asks for Condemnation of International Cartel in Optical Disc Drive
Brazilian tribunal
2017.01.27 | Press Release
R&D: Magnetic Recording With Light and no Heat on Garnet
Ultrafast nonthermal photo-magnetic recording in transparent medium
2017.01.27 | Press Release
R&D: High-Speed Non-Volatile Optical Memory, Achievements and Challenges
May be above 1Tb/s
2017.01.18 | Press Release
Method Capable of Storing Million Times More Data Than DVDs
Research by Imperial College London and Kazan Federal University in Russia
2017.01.06 | In Brief
Copyright Board of Canada Issued Private Copying Tariffs 2017
CD-R, CD-RW, CD-R audio and CD-RW audio at current rate of $0.29
2016.12.29 | Press Release
Group 47 Assigned Patent
Archiving imagery on optical tape
2016.12.26 | In Brief
Notice on Rejection of Corporate Rehabilitation Application by Toshiba Samsung Storage Technology Korea
Determined Suwon District Court of Korea
2016.12.22 | Press Release
Judge Approves $125 Million Optical Disc Drive Antitrust Settlement
Hitachi-LG to pay $73 million, Sony $28.5 million, Panasonic $16.5 million, NEC $6.5 million
2016.12.20 | In Brief
Philips Assigned Patent
Multiple layer optical disc, and device for writing such disc
2016.12.09 | In Brief
DVD6C Licensing Group Revised Rate Program for DVD Players and Recorders
Reduced royalty rates to licensees in good standing
2016.12.06 | Press Release
R&D: Ultrahigh Density Optical Storage Researched at Kazan University
Expected storage capacity in case is up to 1Pb/dm2 which is approximately equal to one million standard DVDs.
2016.12.05 | Press Release
R&D: Multilevel Recording of Complex Amplitude Data Pages in Holographic Storage System
Experimental results show feasibility.
2016.11.29 | Press Release
R&D: Two-Stage Optical Recording
Photoinduced birefringence and surface-mediated bits storage in bisazo-containing copolymers towards ultra high data memory
2016.11.28 | Press Release
IE-9 Technology Assigned Patent
Optically variable data storage device
2016.11.28 | In Brief
General Electric Assigned Patent
Replication and formatting method and system for bit-wise holographic storage
2016.11.24 | In Brief
DVD6C Licensing Group: Settlement With China Hong Kong Licensee SCE Co., Ltd.
For royalties due
2016.11.17 | Press Release
R&D: Blu-ray-Sensitive Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance for High-Density Optical Memory
Extending growth range of Ag NPs in volume of TiO2 to realize high-density optical memory
2016.11.17 | Press Release
Primera Introduced Bravo 4200-Series Disc Publishers
Starting at $1,995 , automated disc duplicators and printers to make multiple copies of CDs, DVDs and Blu-ray discs
2016.11.10 | Press Release Said to Make a 1000-Year Copy of Photos and Videos
On optical disc
2016.11.07 | Press Release
R&D: Long-Term Data Storage in Diamond
3D information storage, form of stacked two-dimensional images
2016.11.02 | Press Release
R&D: Multilevel Recording of Complex Amplitude Data Pages in Holographic Storage System
Using digital holography
2016.09.26 | Press Release
R&D: High-Density Recording in Holographic System
By Hitachi
2016.09.13 | Press Release
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro Proposing Settlement Regarding Optical Disk Drives Antitrust Litigation
For $124.5 million in recovery for class
2016.09.06 | Press Release
Fujitsu Eternus DA-700 Archiving System for Japanese Market
Based on Blu-ray disc WORM multi-layer media and Data Archiver from OEM Panasonic
2016.08.24 | Press Release
R&D: High-Speed Reference-Beam-Angle Control Technique for Holographic Memory Drive
Could enable Gb/s transfer rate.
2016.08.24 | Press Release