Musicam


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Musicam

(audio, compression)
A name for MPEG-1 Layer 2 used for broadcasting. Common data rates are 192, 224, and 256 kbps.

MUSICAM

A brand of audio codecs from MUSICAM USA, Holmdel, NJ, www.musicamusa.com. MUSICAM algorithms were initially used as a basis for the development of MP2 audio (MPEG-1 Layer II), but were later removed.
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The region's two demand production houses, Crawford Audio and Doppler Recording Studios, installed MUSICAM EXPRESS as a way to save time and money by instant electronic transmission of the highest quality digital audio.
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owns StarGuide Satellite Systems, VirteX Technologies, and MUSICAM USA.
The primary key to Cirrus Logic's success has been using programmable DSPs to provide a variable platform supporting the multitude of DSP algorithms utilized in digital audio such as: Dolby Digital, MP3, DTS, Musicam, MPEG-2 Multi-channel, AAC, THX and HDCD.
34 phone modem, cable modem, satellite modem, Ethernet, ISDN, ATM; video cores include VGA, MPEG 1 and MPEG 2 video decompression, and NTSC and PAL encoders for television display; audio decompression cores include MUSICAM and Dolby AC3.
a leading provider of digital and Internet media distribution systems for the broadcasting industry, today announced that its subsidiary, Musicam USA, was issued U.
MUSICAM will also be used for future digital audio broadcasting (DAB) applications, and has been selected Europe-wide as the audio standard for digital video broadcasting for future cable and DTH compressed digital transmission.
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proprietary Xing software is based on world-standard MPEG specifications, and includes MUSICAM audio compression employed for many