An optical disk is a plastic-coated disk that stores digital data.
What does OD stand for?
OD stands for Optical Disk
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 31 other meanings of OD in our Acronym Attic
- Operating Division
- Operational Day (scientific experimentation and data recording)
- Operational Discipline (methodology; various companies)
- Operational Downlink
- Operations Directive
- Operations Director
- Operations Division
- Opioid Dependent
- Opportunistic Disease
- Optical Density
Samples in periodicals archive:
Once a favorite technology for the future, optical disk storage now is centered on CD-ROM and DVD technology.
25-inch optical disk can hold the equivalent of approximately 30,000 pages.
Since one optical disk can store up to 20,000 documents, the company has saved the cost of the complete system in floor-space savings alone.
OPTICAL-DISK TECHNOLOGY An optical scanner looks and functions like an office copier, but instead of reproducing the actual image, like a camera, it scans the document and then converts each tiny element of color and shade of gray into an electronic code, which is then stored on an optical disk.