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ISO/IEC 12042:1993

Information technology -- Data compression for information interchange -- Binary arithmetic coding algorithm

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Specifies an algorithm for the reduction of the number of bits required to represent information. This process is known as data compression. The algorithm uses binary arithmetic coding and provides lossless compression and is intended for use in information interchange.


  • Edition: 1 (Monolingual) ICS: 35.220.20
    Status: Published Stage: 90.93 (2005-01-06)
    TC/SC: ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 23 Number of Pages: 18
  • No revision information available

  • No corrigenda or amendments available

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