file compression

file compression

(algorithm)
The compression of data in a file, usually to reduce storage requirements.
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Built for high-volume, corporate environments, this solution makes documents more efficient by utilizing best-in-class optical character recognition (OCR) and dramatic file compression, making files smaller, faster, more accessible and easier to process.
Faroudja Enterprises develops intellectual property to improve video streaming and file compression efficiency without affecting perceived quality.
PNG is a bitmapped image format primarily noted for its lossless data file compression.
WinZip for Android is available free and offers optional in-app purchases to unlock additional file compression and encryption features including new Dropbox support.
In summary, there is no better option for file compression than RAR5.
The technology also optimises common tasks like encrypted file compression and speeds up digital content creation suites.
A new version of the WinZip file compression software is now available from compression technology specialist WinZip Computing, the company announced today.
7, which allows customisable file compression and performance up to 20% faster than the previous version, according to the firm.
Smith Micro Software announced a new version of Stuffit, its venerable file compression tool.
The project allowed us to use a new file format called JP2 and to develop our map scanning and file compression standards, which we continue to use.
This chapter covers metadata, data entry conventions, digital archives, file compression, graphic resolutions, computer editing (and the periodic unreliability of it), scanning of maps and photos, digitizing maps, and cartographic techniques.
The library also uses file compression technology to yield unique identifiers and "rigorous audit trails" that record what happens to the files over the decades.