Optical storage media News
February 07, 2014
Facebook's plans to use Blu-ray discs for cold storage, 'netbook-class' M.2 SSD for booting Web servers draw mixed reviews from analysts, IT pros.
Optical storage media Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
Connecting an optical disk to a virtual machine in order to access an installation image requires adjustments via the vSphere client settings. Continue Reading
There are several methods for accessing a CD or DVD from a VMware ESX host virtual machine, but it's best to use ISO files of the OSes or applications on the CD or DVD and store them on a SAN. Continue Reading
Optical media - such as the compact disk (CD) - are storage media that hold content in digital form and that are written and read by a laser; these media include all the various CD and DVD variations, as well as optical jukeboxes and autochangers. Continue Reading
Evaluate Optical storage media Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
Rufus -- short for Reliable USB Formatting Utility -- is a free Windows tool that can create a bootable VMware ESXi installer and a custom installation package in mere minutes. Continue Reading
Many archival media types are available, including disk and cloud, but their level of reliability and storage density varies. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Optical storage media Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.