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encoder

[en′kōd·ər]
(computer science)
In character recognition, that class of printer which is usually designed for the specific purpose of printing a particular type font in predetermined positions on certain size forms.
(electronics)
In an electronic computer, a network or system in which only one input is excited at a time and each input produces a combination of outputs.
(analytical chemistry)

encoder

(algorithm, hardware)
Any program, circuit or algorithm which encodes.

Example usages: "MPEG encoder", "NTSC encoder", "RealAudio encoder".

encoder

(hardware)
A sensor or transducer for converting rotary motion or position to a series of electronic pulses.

encoder

A hardware device or software that assigns a code to represent data. See encode and encoding system.
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The ''Global and Chinese Video Encoder Industry, 2016 Market Research Report'' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Video Encoder Market with a focus on the Chinese market.
When the Hall effect technology is used in absolute magnetic rotary encoders, the encoders may incorporate a Wiegand sensor, which allows the encoder to monitor and count shaft rotation even when power is not applied to the encoder.
Hardware designers receive Verilog RTL source code, Verilog behavioral models, a comprehensive test suite, synthesis scripts, and documentation for integrating the JPEG2000 Encoder into a system-on-chip.
According to Ranger's Campbell, "Servo defines a combination of motor and controls, consisting of an actual servomotor and an encoder in a closed-loop feedback system.
This study covers the global broadcast and digital terrestrial transmission (DTT) video encoders market.
The M15 encoder is also available in a wider variety of resolutions that range from 100 lines up to 2048 lines with 4/6/8/12 pole commutation and reference pulse options.
The Xenon Mobile Multimedia Delivery Platform, which includes Xenon Streamer, Xenon Offline Encoder and Xenon Live Encoder, provides mobile operators, content providers and handset manufacturers with the tools they need to create and launch advanced 3G multimedia services such as music, TV and on-demand video and audio.
The three original software products Dolby Media Encoder (network version), Dolby Media Decoder, and Dolby Media Tools are available as a bundled software package, referred to as Dolby Media Producer suite.
Like all of EGT's video processing products, the EGT VIPr[TM] is built on an open, programmable DSP-based platform that offers a superior yet cost-effective solution that no other encoder can deliver.
After thorough evaluation, we have selected the Ateme offline encoder in order to deliver to Hanaro Telecom's customers the best video quality at lower bitrate, in particular for VOD content delivery" says M.
Coding Technologies' enhanced encoder achieves significant improvements in audio fidelity and listening experience without any associated increase in bandwidth consumption.
UNTERPREMSTAETTEN, Austria -- austriamicrosystems (SWX: AMS), a leading global designer and manufacturer of analog integrated circuits (ICs) for industrial, medical, communication, and automotive applications, supplies AS5040, the 10-bit magnetic rotary encoder IC, to US Digital, a specialist in motion control products, for their first magnetic absolute shaft encoder product.