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digitize

[′dij·ə‚tīz]
(computer science)
To convert an analog measurement of a quantity into a numerical value.

digitize

To convert an image or signal into digital code by scanning, tracing on a graphics tablet or using an analog to digital conversion device. 3D objects can be digitized by a device with a mechanical arm that is moved onto all the corners.
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Digivance is the only solution that digitizes the wideband RF for transport over fiber.
In Washington State, the Department of Natural Resources teamed up with Pacific Meridian Resources, a large GIS consulting firm headquartered in California, to digitize 2 million acres of trust lands managed by the agency.
At minutes per slide, the ScanScope makes it possible to digitize hundreds of slides per day.
In the trial, signals were transported from a BTS to an ADC Digivance(TM) Host Unit, which digitizes the RF signal and digitally transports it over fiber to an Infrared Communication's Free-space Optic Transceiver.
This hardware consists of an optical probe that digitizes an object using laser light.
By using patented technology, the Digivance ICS digitizes all signals in the full allocated bandwidth, digitally transports them over multimode fiber, and reconstructs the signals at the far end.