Questionnaire Concerning the Future of The DVD Forum
DVD Forum, MPC
What are your expectations for The DVD Forum now and in the future?
The DVD Forum had been developing various DVD Formats and providing new business opportunities for various industries, including:
|A: DVD Video
||DVD Players, DVD Movie Discs
|B: DVD R, RW, RAM
||DVD Recorders, DVDV Recording Discs
DVD Recording Drives
|CE, Media, IT
|C: DVD ROM
||DVD ROM Drives, DVD ROM Discs
|D: DVD Downloading
||MOD, EST, Kiosk
||Contents, Retail, New
These businesses have grown to about 100 billion-dollars in sales worldwide, and participating industries have enjoyed the benefits of the open standards developed and promulgated by The DVD Forum.
Based on our experience in creating these new formats, we believe there is a strong demand from the market and relevant industries to know "What's next?" To respond to that strong demand, we would like to ask the following questions to all interested companies to determine "What are your expectations for The DVD Forum now and in the future?"
As you know well, the DVD business has matured and industries need new innovations to grow the next generation of businesses. We believe that there are many companies that are looking for such innovations to promote future growth. And, we believe that some companies have already identified potential product innovations in their industries that would benefit from open-standards development by The DVD Forum. So, we would like to know your ideas for future initiatives that the Forum should consider undertaking.
We would therefore appreciate your taking a few moments to answer the following questions: