Philips LMS expands Infinity 6000 line
Philips Laser Magnetic Storage (LMS) has introduced the Infinity 50 and Infinity 123 12-inch optical disk library systems. The Infinity 50 and Infinity 123 store 600GB and 1.476TB, respectively. The jukeboxes are configured with dual-head drives, which company officials maintain are designed for applications that require rapid data retrieval for on-line information.
Philips LMS has also introduced a 12-inch Media Cleaner, which is designed to maintain high performance for the products` 12-inch optical disks. The Infinity 50 list price is $120,500, which includes two dual-head drives and 50 platters. The Infinity 123 is priced at $256,000, which includes four dual-head drives and 123 platters. The media cleaner costs $1,299. www.philipslms.com.