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ISO image

A single electronic file that contains the identical content of an optical disc, including the folder and file hierarchy. Using an .ISO file extension, ISO images are created to distribute the disc's data over a network in order to burn a CD or DVD at the destination computer. The files within the ISO image are not compressed; however, an ISO utility program is required to identify them and burn the disc with the original file/folder structure.

Bootable Discs and USB Drives
ISO images are the foundation of a bootable CD, DVD or USB drive. However, the boot program must be added by using a utility program. For example, WinISO makes CDs and DVDs bootable from ISO images, while Rufus does the same for USB drives. See Rufus, ISO 9660, UDF, DMG and disk image.
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Another advantage to using DBAN is that because it operates directly from the ISO image file, which will be on a CD/DVD or flash drive, it does not need to function through an operating system.
* RTO and throughput results for the 9.73 GB ISO Image showed the same levels of performance increase
Then, burn the ISO image on to a blank CD, pop it in your CD drive, reboot and marvel at the magic.
The newest version of the software can work with files produced by VMWare, Virtual PC), Acronis, Norton Ghost, Windows NTBackup, Alcohol 120%, and Nero, as well as ISO image files, Disk image files, and CD/DVD image files.
What distinguishes DVDFab Media Player from Windows Media Player or any other media players most is perhaps the fact that it plays movie folders, and even plays DVD/Blu-ray ISO image files directly.
* Brilliant high ISO image quality - probably one of the best cameras around for shooting in low light
I made my own Ubuntu VM using the superb VMware Workstation 5.5, but you can download a ready-made, complete Ubuntu VM from the VMware website (it's a 600-plus-MB ISO image file).
UCS 3.0-2 is supplied with a new DVD ISO image including all the updates for UCS 3.0 already released and all the package updates for Debian 6.0.5.
All known AACS and BD+ copy protections, Region Code, BD-Live, UOPs, MKB V18, and the newest MKB V19 are removed, thus you can copy any Blu-ray to hard drive as folder or ISO image file, or any blank Blu-ray or DVD disc.
Select the Windows 7 ISO image file, then choose whether you would have it make a bootable DVD or a thumb drive.
With the new VM capability of the C-MOR Video Surveillance NVR software, C-MOR VM is an ISO image which installs automatically within a VM guest environment on an existing server or PC.
The backup can be written to disc as a bootable ISO image to enable users to boot directly from the CD and plug in an unformatted HDD during recovery.