The DISC3000 provides a midrange capacity, high performance storage solution in a smaller form factor. From 7.2 up to 13.5 terabytes of data can be stored and quickly accessed. Up to 6 drives can be installed, and DISC Intelligent Pack Technology allows unlimited off-line storage.
Blu-ray for Data is set to be the future high capacity archive technology with 25 or 50 GB per medium and a roadmap for 100 GB and 200 GB media capacities. Media are single side with single or multiple recording layers of 25GB capacity.
WORM (BD-R) and Rewriteable (BD-Re) media are sector type with defect management and highly efficient error correction. Blu-ray is 120mm bare media type with hardcoat surface.
Blu-ray drives are read/write compatible with CD/DVD media. Technology standardization is supported through all major drive and media manufacturers as well as the UDF file system.
Blu-ray read/write transfer rates are 9MB/s in the first generation with a roadmap for 18MB/s and 36MB/s.