MILPITAS, Calif., (March 13, 2002) - DISC, Inc. (NASDAQ: DCSR), a manufacturer of automated solutions for enterprise storage, announced today that it is exhibiting its complete line of NearLine storage solutions in Hannover, Germany at CeBIT 2002, Hall 21, Stand D 52.

DISC will be showing the following solutions at its completely redesigned booth:

  • 4STOR, a CD-R/DVD-RAM based system, used for secondary storage & backup, Data Archiving, CD Duplication and CD/DVD library that can satisfy four storage requirements in one product
  • NSM3000 with DISCSTOR/naS, dependable, reliable NearLine storage solutions, that can be seamlessly integrated into LAN environments
  • NSM4000, a DVD-RAM library, with modular design architecture and Intelligent Pack Technology, allows you to grow your storage infinitely
  • NSM6000 with CapacityDoubler, utilizes the latest double-sided media, giving users up to 5.7 TB of storage in a small footprint
  • D Series, an entry-level solution for users who require the functionality of magneto-optical storage, but don't need the size of the Orion Series.
  • Orion Series, the modular enterprise level storage devices offering up to 10 TB of storage capacity with SAN and NAS connectivity options
  • Ricoh eCabinet, an intelligent electronic filling cabinet used for secure document imaging and archival. Using Optical Character Recognition (OCR) auto indexing, creates a detailed index for end-user retrieval

DISC's suite of NearLine storage devices add capacity to networks for a fraction of the total cost of RAID.

About DISC:

Established in 1986, DISC, a worldwide manufacturer of automated library solutions, provides companies with storage devices that add capacity to networks for a fraction of the total cost of RAID. DISC's storage solutions range in capacity from 40 GB to 9.5 TB. Headquartered in Milpitas, California, DISC can be found on the World Wide Web at www.disc-storage.com. Sales and development offices are located in Northern California, Minneapolis, Dallas, Tampa, Phoenix, New York, Washington D.C., Bingen, Germany and London. In addition to these offices, the company also has authorized resellers, distributors and service partners for sales of NearLine storage solutions and local customer support in 40 countries. In North America, DISC can be reached by calling (800) 944-3472 or (408) 934-7000, and in Europe; DISC can be reached by calling 49 (0) 6721.964.430. DISC can also be reached by e-mail at sales@disc-storage.com.


Safe Harbor

This release contains forward-looking statements that are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are made based on our current beliefs and expectations. Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements involve risk and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from the results predicted. Risk factors that could affect our future include business conditions, economic conditions and growth in the data storage market, market acceptance of our products, our ability to keep pace with technological innovation and competitive developments, our ability to respond to changes in the data storage market, our ability to raise further capital which we anticipate will be required to finance our operations, the loss of key personnel, our history of losses, the loss of customers or distributors and increased competition and pricing pressure. For more information about factors that could potentially affect our financial results, please refer to our fillings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, copies of which may be accessed through the SEC's web site at http://www.sec.gov/. We do not undertake to update any forward-looking statement that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of DISC.

DISC Incorporated
372 Turquoise Street
Milpitas, CA 95035
P: 800.944.DISC
F: 408.934.7007
Im-Tiergarten 24 / D-55411
Bingen, Rhein
P: +49 (0) 6721 964 430
F: +49 (0) 6721 964 414