Ritek starts producing M-DISC DVD media



In a surprising move announced today, Ritek starts producing of Millenniata’s archival “M-DISC DVD” media:


Interesting news indeed!

Maybe it’s increased demand for M-Disc means that their own plants can’t keep up, so they looked for an experienced disc manufacturing partner to license out the technology to keep up with demand as a second source?

I’ve found the M-Discs (ones from the company themselves) to be a little lacking - warpage causes read issues at the outer edge at high speeds, and it feels a bit thin. My more handled M-Discs seem to have scratched rather easily too. Who knows, maybe Ritek would make better discs …