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3GB of removable MO disk storage through its Hi-Speed USB 2.
1Gb media in both rewritable and continuous composite WORM (Write Once Read Many) formats with the new MOD 910 MO disk drives.
With a 730-megabit MO disk priced at 3,500 yen, the camera can record about two hours of moving images and store up to 11,000 still pictures, the company said in announcing the product two months ago.
The MO disk is rated for up to 30 years, which makes it the only digital media considered by many to meet long-term archival standards that are common for patient records in the healthcare industry.
Because there is no single industry standard, an MO disk made on one manufacturer's drive cannot be read on another make of drive.
A 3 1/2-inch MO disk costs between $50 and $150, with the machines running it priced anywhere from $400 to $1,000.
This acquisition strengthens Techware's ability to distribute MO disk media and drives in North America, South America, Europe and Asia.
I immediately copied every one of my MO disk files onto CD-R media before any new mishap could occur.
The companies said the new disk would not require new optical heads and retained current ISO/IEC standards for case and cartridge size and would therefore be backward compatible with existing MO disk systems.
announced joint development of an MO disk last year, but companies such as Fujitsu Ltd.
The reliability, durability and low cost of Fujitsu MO disk technology, working in tandem with FPC's LifeBook notebook PCs, offers a significant value proposition to customers and underscores Fujitsu's ability to deliver a complete range of technology solutions from a single, trusted manufacturer.
files can be written permanently to an MO disk, preventing accidental deletion or alteration of medical records.