Ulead Supports DVD+R Double Layer Recording

Torrance-based Ulead ( said that it has shipped its first software that supports DVD+R double layer recording. Double layer recording allows consumers to burn up to 8.5GB into a single DVD disc. The new software is being shipped as part a bundle with I-O DATA Device's DVD burner in the Japanese market. Ulead also said that it expects to support double layer DVD support in all of its products by the end of 2004.