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MMCD

(storage)

MMCD

(MultiMedia CD) A high-capacity CD specification from Sony and Philips that was merged with the Super Density (SD) format to become DVD. See DVD.
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Most MMCD applications will likely use single-layer discs for several years to come, predicts Philips' Gall.
For dual-layer MMCD discs, an additional station is needed for the semi-reflective layer and the second information layer (which involves spin-coating, stamper pressing, and uv curing).
The Philips/Sony MMCD offers the type of reliability, affordability and backward compatibility that is essential to meet today's expanding optical storage requirements.
The Philips/Sony MMCD format will enhance applications like multimedia research, interactive home entertainment, business and finance, on-line storage and backup.
With high density titles and players anticipated to appear in 1996, it's critical we help our customers leverage proven, cost-effective technologies for production of MMCD or SD format discs," according to Patricia Onderdonk, ODC vice president of marketing.
The titles database includes discs for CD-ROM, Sega Genesis, 3DO, MMCD, CD32, CD-I, Electronic Book and multimedia CD-ROM products.