MDI announces DVD-ROM products
Micro Design International (MDI) has introduced DVD-ROM-based storage products for server-based and network-attached configurations. Tower and cabinet models are available and include second-generation DVD technology and MultiRead compliance for easier access to media types, which include DVD-ROM, CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, and CD-DA discs.
The 2.6X DVD units have 512KB of buffer per SCSI-2 drive and data throughput rates of 3.6MBps. Users can also use MDI`s SCSI Express software, which provides a GUI to facilitate DVD and CD management. The product is currently shipping through MDI`s distributors and resellers, with list prices ranging from $399 to $65,995. www.mdi.com.