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EU Fines Colluding Optical Disc Drive Companies €116 Million

The European Commission announced that it has fined eight optical disc drive companies a total of €116 million for breaching antitrust rules.

ASTI Promotes Magneto Optical Library Alternatives

Alliance Storage Technologies, Inc. (ASTI) announced it offers several upgrade options for organizations that still employ Magneto Optical (MO) storage libraries.

CD-E: Call It Erasable, Call It Rewritable, But Will It Fly?

This article was the first serious public look at the technical aspects of and market potential for CD-ReWritable (CD-RW). Known during its development as CD-Erasable (CD-E), CD-RW is an interesting chapter in the history of optical storage and, fanciful expectations of its promoters aside, continues to endure, long outliving most of its contemporaries.

External Disk Storage Systems Factory Revenue Drops

International Data Corporation (IDC) announced it reckons that worldwide external disk storage systems factory revenues declined 3.5% (YoY) during the third quarter of 2013.

Deluxe and HP Transform Film Distribution

HP Enterprise Services announced that Deluxe Digital Cinema EMEA will use HP Business Exchange and Enterprise Cloud Services to improve distribution of the latest feature films across Europe.

Florida Sues HLDS for Optical Disc Drive Price Fixing

The Office of the Florida Attorney General announced that it is suing Hitachi-LG Data Storage (HLDS) for allegedly conspiring to rig bids for the sale of CD and DVD optical disc drives.

PC Shipment Growth Flat in Second Quarter

Gartner, Inc. announced it reckons that worldwide PC shipments totalled 87.5 million units in the second quarter of 2012, a decline of 0.1% from the same time last year.

LTO Celebrates 12th Anniversary

Hewlett-Packard (HP), IBM and Quantum announced that the Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium format continues to enjoy success, twelve years after its introduction.

Sharp Joins One-Blue Blu-ray Patent Pool

One-Blue, LLC announced that Sharp Corporation has joined its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent licensing program as a licensor.

Fujitsu Joins One-Blue Blu-ray Patent Pool

One-Blue, LLC announced that Fujitsu Limited has joined its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent licensing program as a licensor.

Taiyo Yuden Joins One-Blue Blu-ray Patent Pool

One-Blue, LLC announced that Taiyo Yuden Co., Ltd. has joined its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent licensing program as a licensor.

Microboards Ends Support for Legacy Systems

Microboards Technology announced that, as of March 1, 2012, it will discontinue hardware repair service and support for its optical disc labeling and publishing systems that employ Hewlett-Packard’s Deskjet 6122 inkjet printing engine.

Yamaha Joins One-Blue Blu-ray Patent Pool

One-Blue, LLC announced that Yamaha Corporation has joined its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent licensing program as a licensor.

Samsung Joins One-Blue Blu-ray Patent Pool

One-Blue, LLC announced that Samsung Electronics has joined its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent licensing program as a licensor.

Pioneer Joins One-Blue Blu-ray Patent Pool

One-Blue, LLC announced that Pioneer Corporation has joined its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent licensing program as a licensor.