The First DVD Video Copy Software for Mac OS X
Make your Superdrive Scream!


Boston, May 6, 2004 — Velan Software announces today the release of FAST
the first software built for Mac OS X that allows users to copy their DVD
video collections to
DVD-R(W) discs without losing any quality from the original DVD.

FAST DVD COPY 2 is the most powerful DVD copy technology for Mac available
on the
market today. It combines the best features of our previously released
version with the added
breakthrough feature allowing the user the freedom to choose the items to
be copied from
the DVD video, including menus, trailers, audio streams, subtitles, bonus
material and special
features. The DVD copy can be played back on portable and home DVD players
as well as Macs
or PCs with DVD drives.

“I travel a lot and for my own entertainment I always bring DVD copies on
the plane that I play
on my portable DVD player. FAST DVD COPY 2 allows me now to choose what
part of the
DVD I need. I can remove subtitles, foreign languages or bonuses to
optimize the quality of the
movie. This feature is a major innovation over version 1.” said Linda
Davinsky, a user of the

FAST DVD COPY 2 Features
* One-click copy interface
* Allows you to burn almost all DVD videos to blank DVD-R(W) discs
* Copies an entire double-sided DVD video to one single-sided DVD-R(W) disc
* Freedom to choose all items or specific items to copy including menus,
trailers, audio streams, subtitles, bonus material and special features
* Copied DVD videos can be played on any recent DVD player
* Duplication quality viewer now available
* Fully copies multi-channel audio (Dolby Didital 5.1, DTS, THX)
* Apple iDVD compatible
* Takes advantage of Macintosh dual processors for faster processing
* NTSC and PAL formats supported
* Widescreen and Pan & Scan sizes supported
* DVD copies are now region free
* Free update patches available online
* Privacy guaranteed

* Any Macintosh running Mac OS X version 10.2.x to 10.3.x (Jaguar and Panther)
* 17 GB free disk space
* Apple SuperDrive or any DVD burner compatible with Mac OS X
* Blank DVD-R(W) disc
* Internet connection

Pricing and Availability
FAST DVD COPY 2 is now available for sale online at
The single user license is priced at only $9995, roughly the same price as
buying 5 blockbusters
Upgrades from version 1.x are FREE and can be downloaded from:

Free Trial
A free trial version of FAST DVD COPY 2 can be downloaded on the company’s
website. The
trial version allows users to make one DVD video copy.

About Velan Software
Velan Software develops software that gives Mac users the possibility to
protect their investment
in their DVD video libraries by inexpensively creating a duplicate
collection to insure against
loss in the event of scratching or other damage. Using the latest
technology, Velan Software puts
the Mac user’s desire for effective, high-performance products at the