Likewise, through the adoption of BD-ROM
for the next generation PlayStation, SCEI aims to take part in the development of a new market created by state-of-the-art technology.
Instead, BD was created first as a recordable format and the BD-ROM
standard is a subset of the recordable standard.
DRA is included in the Blu-ray Disc BD-ROM
specification and was selected as the audio coding format for Chinese Multimedia Mobile Broadcasting (CMMB).
The Blu-ray Disc Founders approved the BD-ROM
physical specification within the general timeframe originally outlined in the BD-ROM
BD300 supports BD Live (BD-ROM
Profile 2.0) thus enabling users to connect to the internet and download video images, subtitles and other data as well as enjoy multi-player interactive games.
Panasonic also drew from the advanced technology cultivated by its Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory (PHL) that offers BD-ROM
authoring service to major Hollywood movie studios.
Sony PCL has established an exclusive BD authoring studio that provides authoring services compatible with the BD-ROM