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Re: [ARSCLIST] Hard disk drives and DAT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List
> [mailto:ARSCLIST@xxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Don Cox
> Sent: Saturday, March 31, 2007 10:24 AM
> To: ARSCLIST@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Hard disk drives and DAT
> On 31/03/07, Jerry Hartke wrote:
> > DigiPress, a French company, offered glass CD's that used a very
> > stable sputtered metal reflective layer about 15 years ago. Their
> > price was higher than that of CD-R's, sales were very low, and they
> > went out of business. Although these satisfied Don's wish for "an
> > archival digital format", the archival industry did not support the
> > company. It would be helpful to form an alliance that would
> > commercially support a format instead of just wishing for one.
> My guess would be that nobody knew the product existed.
> France would not be the best place to set up a company selling such
> things, and 15 years ago people were not aware of the problems of CD-Rs.
> I think the big market would be storing data in the health industry.
> Don Cox
Should you wish to start such an enterprise, I would be glad to evaluate the
quality of your product.
Media Sciences, Inc.