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data compression

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Data compression is a reduction in the number of bits needed to represent data.

MrSID (Multi-resolution Seamless Image Database)

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MrSID (Multi-resolution Seamless Image Database) is an image compressor, viewer, and file format for extremely large raster graphics images.

LTO-6 (Linear Tape-Open 6)

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LTO-6 is the current tape format from the Linear Tape-Open Consortium first released in 2012 that will eventually be succeeded by LTO-7, LTO-8, LTO-9...

Fax Group

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Fax Group is an encoding format used for fax transmission.

JBIG (Joint Bi-level Image Experts Group)

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JBIG (Joint Bi-level Image Experts Group) is a group of experts that is producing standards for bi-level image coding.

minify

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Code minification (to minify) is the removal of unnecessary characters from programming code. The term is often associated with interpreted scripted...

MPPE (Microsoft Point-to-Point Encryption)

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MPPE (Microsoft Point-to-Point Encryption) is a method of encrypting data transferred across Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)-based dial-up connections ...

progressive JPEG

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A progressive JPEG is the JPEG equivalent of the interlaced GIF Graphics Interchange Format.

bi-level image

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A bi-level image is a computer image in which each pixel (picture element) is represented by only one bit, which can be either on or off.

ATV (advanced television)

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ATV (Advanced Television) is the name given by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to digital TV (DTV).

tap

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On a handheld device, a tap is the equivalent of a mouse click on a personal computer, used to select options and to interact with programs.

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  • internal audit (IA)

    An internal audit (IA) is an organizational initiative to monitor and analyze its own business operations in order to determine ...

  • pure risk (absolute risk)

    Pure risk, also called absolute risk, is a category of threat that is beyond human control and has only one possible outcome if ...

  • risk assessment

    Risk assessment is the identification of hazards that could negatively impact an organization's ability to conduct business.

SearchSecurity

  • phishing

    Phishing is a form of fraud in which an attacker masquerades as a reputable entity or person in email or other communication ...

  • vulnerability disclosure

    Vulnerability disclosure is the practice of publishing information about a computer security problem, and a type of policy that ...

  • incident response

    Incident response is an organized approach to addressing and managing the aftermath of a security breach or cyberattack, also ...

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SearchDisasterRecovery

  • business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR)

    Business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) are closely related practices that describe an organization's preparation for ...

  • business continuity plan (BCP)

    A business continuity plan (BCP) is a document that consists of the critical information an organization needs to continue ...

  • call tree

    A call tree -- sometimes referred to as a phone tree -- is a telecommunications chain for notifying specific individuals of an ...

SearchStorage

  • flash memory

    Flash memory, also known as flash storage, is a type of nonvolatile memory that erases data in units called blocks.

  • NAND flash memory

    NAND flash memory is a type of nonvolatile storage technology that does not require power to retain data.

  • NOR flash memory

    NOR flash memory is one of two types of nonvolatile storage technologies.

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  • hybrid hard disk drive (HDD)

    A hybrid hard disk drive is an electromechanical spinning hard disk that contains some amount of NAND Flash memory.

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