legacy format

legacy format

A file format that has since been updated. See bit rot and file format.
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The session will cover the benefits of a unified streaming model with focus on a security strategy based on an interoperable digital rights management (DRM) scheme, and how this can bridge the gap between the new streaming services using MPEG-DASH and legacy format deployments.
Reading on a device makes what a teen is reading much less visible to others than in the legacy format.
It converts data between the new 2012 flight plan format and the legacy format to enable compatibility with both older and newer automated ATM systems without the need for system upgrade or replacement.
It is able to do this by being based upon existing, proven technologies that provide low risk and high data integrity, and without being compromised or restricted by a legacy format.
VocaLink provides its customers with the facility to translate legacy format payments into a SEPA compliant format, using Artix Data Services, minimizing the impact of SEPA compliance for customers.
Banks that still use legacy formats will be able to send and receive Ripple with Earthport managing format transformation.
While all those formats have been either declared end-of-life (EoL) or superseded by more efficient codecs and formats, the need to support years and years of content created in these legacy formats leaves most enterprises with a Hobson's choice: Either pend a significant amount of human and financial resources to transcode the content in to new formats, or host separate services--one for legacy formats and one for new and emerging formats--on increasingly old hardware and software.
Therefore, it will be critical for hospital administrators and purchasing agents to work with vendors that have designed their platforms, and OR integration solutions, to accommodate all legacy formats as well as all evolving formats.
Originally presented as a draft report at a symposium entitled Computer Forensics and Cultural Heritage at the University of Maryland in May, 2010, this work is broadly divided into three areas covering general aspects of digital document archiving and forensic work such as handling legacy formats, authentication, unique and irreplaceable data and forensic recovery, ethical concerns for archivists and media donors, and recommendations of best practices for digital forensics in archive collections.
1 aims to accelerate the rollout of application-oriented network services, to streamline operations and management functions, and to extend best-in- class XML message support to legacy formats.
5 of appRadius for Microsoft CRM includes an XML-based system configuration engine and data source drivers that support Microsoft CRM's FetchXML, SQL and legacy formats.
Legacy formats such as Digital Linear Tape (DLT) were a reasonable data storage AITernative in the past, but a combination of new business challenges and new technology choices are driving many companies to rethink their tape storage path.