The next version of Blu-ray discs are here, and Facebook is using them

At CES 2016, Panasonic announced the next generation of Blu-ray, called “FreezeRay,” that double up the capacity to a 100GB per disc — with plans to up the standard to 300GB by this Fall.

But don’t worry: Panasonic isn’t forcing you to buy a new disc player just yet. Instead, Panasonic is aiming FreezeRay at the enterprise, where companies increasingly need more archival storage for the tremendous amounts of data that Internet services and apps generate each day.

Facebook is the first big user of FreezeRay.

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