legacy format

legacy format

A file format that has since been updated. See bit rot and file format.
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Reading on a device makes what a teen is reading much less visible to others than in the legacy format. When a teen reads a traditional book in a public place, it is usually easy for others in that same space to see what the book is.
A process dubbed "backwards compatibility" allows for the translation of enterprise data into a legacy format. However, legacy logistics tools (such as the Battle Command Sustainment Support System [BCS3], Defense Readiness Reporting System-Army [DRRS-A], and Operating and Support Management Information System [OSMIS]) cannot translate certain ERP data elements and records.
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. The ability to deliver on this leading roadmap is also low risk as the technology steps between generations have been identified and assessed.
- Support legacy formats, the latest high frequency credentials, and HID Mobile Access.
Network operators can continue using legacy formats until any planned transition to newer formats is completed.
Banks that still use legacy formats will be able to send and receive Ripple with Earthport managing format transformation.