Betacam

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Betacam

(ˈbiːtəˌkæm)
n
(Film) trademark a high-quality professional video system
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Upon completion, 3M will integrate the Alpha Beta Tape Business into its Global Tapes and Adhesives (GTA) unit.
The Alpha Beta Tape Business employs approximately 290 people with headquarters in Taipei and manufacturing operations in Kuan-Yin.
After a flirtation with beta tape (which is still used in specific professional applications), the industry has evolved through several different formats, from film to videotape, DVD, HD-DVD, or Blu-ray disc.
There's something here you've got to see,'' David Schwartz says as he pops a Beta tape into the machine on his desk and motions to the TV monitor.
Final formats for the files are beta tape or QuickTime movies for use in various media.
The Beta tape media is far more susceptible to irreparable damage than solid state electronics.