Artifact Details

Title

Optical disk drive technology

Catalog Number

102735964

Type

Text

Date

1978-1999

Description

These folders include items related to general information about optical disk drive technology and the specific topics data compression, erasable technology, error correction, heads, laser technology, the Lim-Dow Consortium, media, SERODS, software, and standards. Topical items are filed in folders labeled by subject; general information items are filed in folders labeled chronologically. Note that Porter arranged his own items in reverse chronological order within years and that arrangement is preserved here for each year.

Category

Newsletter; Promotional Material; Article; Press release; Presentation Material; Technical Paper or Note; Notebooks

Collection Title

James N. Porter papers

Series Title

Data storage background files

Credit

Gift of James N. Porter

Lot Number

X6504.2012