MultiRead drive

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MultiRead drive

A drive that can read all CD formats (CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-R and CD-RW). All modern CD-ROM drives are Multiread.
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Unless you have access to the newer MultiRead CD-ROM drives, you can only read them with this Backpack unit.
So the CD-RW format's developers, Philips and Sony, began making only MultiRead CD-ROM drives and kept the licensing fees to a minimum.
MDI plans to ship its MultiRead CD-ROM towers and cabinets by the end of fourth quarter, 1997 and DVD MultiRead drives in the early part of 1998.
By offering MultiRead CD-ROM and future second generation DVD-ROM drives as core components, MDI provides customers its high-performing storage solutions with added ease-of- use and protects their investment by offering complete access to data today and tomorrow.
In turn, this allows CD-RW discs to be readable on PCs with MultiRead CD-ROM drives, without the need for the user to manually install a UDF reader.
All models include: a SCSI-2 expansion port (which can be used to daisy chain as many as seven external storage solutions for a maximum storage capability of 248 650MB titles), one 32x MultiRead CD-ROM drive, as well as auto-ranging and auto-sensing 10/100 Base-T Ethernet.
All models include: a SCSI-2 expansion port (which can be used to add as many as seven external storage solutions for a maximum storage capability of 248 650MB titles), one 32x MultiRead CD-ROM drive, as well as auto-ranging and auto-sensing 10/100 Base-T Ethernet.
NASDAQ:ADPT) has announced a UDF (Universal Disk Format) Reader that allows MultiRead CD-ROM drives to read CD-ReWritable (CD-RW) UDF discs, a critical step toward making CD-RW media the perfect solution for storage, back-up, and file sharing.
Now with the Adaptec UDF Reader, Windows 95 or Macintosh operating systems can read standard UDF formatted CD-RW discs in MultiRead CD-ROM drives, giving consumers much needed compatibility between CD-RW discs and CD-ROM drives.