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RW

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for RWANDA.

RW

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Rwanda. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Rwandan bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Rwanda. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Rwanda. Each Rwandan province and town council has its own code with the prefix "RW." For example, the code for Nord Province is ISO 3166-2:RW-03.
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LSI Logic Promotes the Rapid Proliferation of DVD Recording Devices - Support of DVD+RW Demonstrates the Flexibility of the LSI Logic DMN-8600 DVD Recorder Processor http://www.
7GB DVD+RW drive] until the market conditions are right-until there's a critical mass.
Ultra DMA Mode 4 * Random access time: 130 ms (CD-ROM), 140 ms (DVD-ROM) * Buffer memory: 2 MB * Buffer under-run error protection technology: Sony Power-Burn(TM) conformed (CD writing only) * Recording method (CD): Disc at Once, Track at Once, Session at Once, Packet Writing (DVD): Random Access Write (DVD+RW/DVD-RW/CD-RW), Sequential Write (DVD+R/+R DL/+RW, DVD-R/-RW/CD-R/RW) * Compatible disc format: DVD-ROM, DVD-Video, DVD+R DL, DVD-R DL, DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD-RW, DVD-R, CD-ROM, CD-DA, Video CD, Photo CD (multi-session), CD TEXT, CD Extra, and others Sony DRX-830U DVD/CD Rewritable Drive * Hi-Speed USB (USB2.
The new drives also support up to 4X DVD+RW and DVD-R recording, as well as 2X DVD-RW, 40X CD-R and 24X CD-RW recording, making them among the fastest and most proficient on the market.
The DVD FLLC does not control the DVD+RW format, or the write-one-time version, DVD+R.
DVD+RW--Introduced in October 2001, DVD+RW is a rewriteable format developed by the DVD+RW Alliance.
The new DVD+RW format, predicted by many to become the next-generation equivalent of the tape-based VCR as well as an excellent platform to archive camcorder footage, will be highlighted in the Philips display at CES, the huge consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, booth number 1326.
June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- With the opening of two additional verification labs in Japan the disc verification capacity for DVD+R and DVD+RW discs has been expanded significantly.
Los Angeles, the world's largest optical disc manufacturer, has announced its support for DVD+RW technology and a working relationship with the Hewlett-Packard Co.
To write data and then erase or change that data on the same disc, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, and DVD+RW are available.
EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands -- The DVD+RW Alliance, a voluntary association of industry-leading personal computer, optical storage and consumer electronics manufacturers that support the Plus format for DVD recording, has announced the release of version 1.
Sony's award-winning Dual RW drives, which started shipping a year ago this month, were the PC industry's first combination drives to support the DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD-RW and DVD-R formats.