Optical Storage Technology Association


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Optical Storage Technology Association

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(OSTA) An industry consortium concerned with optical storage. OSTA wrote and maintains the UDF file system used on DVD video discs.

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The Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA) was incorporated as an international trade association in 1992 to promote the use of recordable optical technologies and products.
From consumers who want to protect treasured photos and important school, business or tax records to commercial users who must comply with an increasing array of regulations requiring archival of correspondence, email and financial records, we believe there is a demand for a reliable optical disc archive standard rated for a longer life for storing important files on CDs and DVDs," said David Bunzel, president of the Optical Storage Technology Association.
7 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA) announced the development of a MPV(TM) (MusicPhotoVideo) CE Playlist Specification specifically aimed at improved compatibility of digital media content between PCs and consumer electronics (CE) products.
MPV is an open industry specification developed under the leadership of the Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA) and available from OSTA at no cost.
7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA), an international trade group for the promotion of recordable optical technologies and products, today announced that the Music Profile for its MPV(TM) (MusicPhotoVideo) specification, focused on the exchange, storage and management of digital music files, has been officially ratified and approved by its membership, and can now be downloaded via the organization's Web site at http://www.
As a member of the Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA), CDs 21 Solutions, and the DVD Forum, SAI plays a leading role in the application of the Universal Disc Format technology for a variety of computer and consumer applications.
8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA), the international trade organization for the promotion of recordable optical technologies and products, today announced it will expand the scope of a recent DVD compatibility study jointly conducted by OSTA, the DVD Association (DVDA), and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
As a member of the Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA), the DVD Forum, DVD+RW Alliance, CDs 21 Solutions trade group, "Mount Rainier Initiative" and the "Mt.
USS saves data in universal disk format (UDF), a standard created by the Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA) in an effort to provide users with data that can be shared across many operating systems.
2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA) announced that it is hosting Optical Storage Symposium - 2003, to be held Oct.
The Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA) and the International Imaging Industry Association (I3A) jointly announced today that they are collaborating to develop and promote an open specification called MultiPhoto/Video (MPV).

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