Data compression is a reduction in the number of bits needed to represent data.
MrSID (Multi-resolution Seamless Image Database) is an image compressor, viewer, and file format for extremely large raster graphics images.
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 is an encoding format used for fax transmission.
JBIG (Joint Bi-level Image Experts Group) is a group of experts that is producing standards for bi-level image coding.
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) is a method of encrypting data transferred across Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)-based dial-up connections ...
A progressive JPEG is the JPEG equivalent of the interlaced GIF Graphics Interchange Format.
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) is the name given by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to digital TV (DTV).
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.