The digital video disc
is certain to play a key role in the evolution of the home video entertainment industry," said VSDA President Jeffrey P.
today announced that it would make available a number of its proprietary copy protection technologies for inclusion in digital VCRs, digital video disc
players, and digital TVs at no charge to hardware manufacturers.
Three to four GB, about four times the capacity of a compact disc (CD), is available in existing high-density technology for digital video discs
(through the use of red lasers).
is a global leader in the development, marketing and support of components and sub-systems critical to plasma-based manufacturing processes used in the production of semiconductors, flat panel displays, data storage products, compact discs, digital video discs
, architectural glass, and other applications that require precise thin-film processes.
In 1994, China was the world's largest exporter of pirated compact discs, digital video discs
and software on CD-ROM, said U.
Compact discs (CDs) and digital video discs
(DVDs) are relatively expensive products which have become increasingly vulnerable to theft due to their popularity and the determination of thieves.
DVDs, sometimes called digital video discs
or digital versatile discs, are the same size as existing CDs but hold 7 to 14 times as much data.
We are capitalizing on the diverse range of market opportunities created by the increasing popularity of Digital Video Discs
Image Entertainment will distribute the 5-inch digital video discs
featuring motion picture titles from major studios.