News: New Content Protection System Ready for Blu-ray Disc

neddamttocs - June 21, 2007 06:24PM in Optical Drives, Manufacturers, Storage / Hard Drives, General News

Blu-ray Disc is getting another layer of content protection with the availability of BD Plus (BD+). The system, from BD+ Technologies LLC, is now complete and available to all Hollywood movie studios and content developers for implementation in Blu-ray Disc media. Issued by BD+ Technologies are system specifications, key management rules, test specifications and various agreements. Also launched are a key issuing center, testing centers for players, and testing facilities for disc playability.