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A device that uses hardware and/or software to translate analogue transmissions into digital transmissions and compressed data from 10- to 100-fold. Codecs were used to transmit information in telemedicine, but are now of historic interest.

codec

Coder/decoder Telemedicine A device that uses hardware and/or software to translate analog transmissions into digital transmissions and compresses data from 10- to 100-fold; codecs are used to transmit information in telemedicine. See Asynchronous transfer mode switching, T-1, Telemedicine.
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Developers can download the software codec from Silicon Labs' ZigBee remote control portal.
The new software codec is designed to provide speech encoding for digital phone applications across all the major standards - chipsets based on the codec can be run on both current networks such as T-DMA and C-DMA in the US and GSM and future 3GPP (3rd generation partnership project) networks.
Recognized for its standard-setting Optimod digital audio processors and Opticodec hardware and software codecs, the Orban name has become synonymous with reliable, high performance products.
Integrated software codecs natively support a broad range of popular tapeless formats, including Avid DNxHD, DV100, IMX and MPEG-2.
In such a case, the MSV 1000's built-in software codecs complement the greater storage capacity of the BML or DDN's system.
As ARC continues to improve its software codecs and increases support for new formats, the annual subscription model will ensure that the customers have access to all the new technologies as they become available.
When combined with SeaChange MediaClient Series software codecs, broadcasters are afforded the flexibility to first establish a multichannel SD platform and later upgrade to HD, or simply build an HD workflow from the outset.
Flexible multimedia framework, including software codecs and support for DSP-based codecs
Flexible multimedia framework including software codecs and support for DSP-based codecs -- Tight integration with TI's audio system -- Integrated with the TI AMR-NB/AAC-LC interfaces for simultaneous video and audio playback -- Integrated with the TI AMR-NB interface for audio encoding while video is being played back -- Fully optimized software-based codecs include: -- MPEG-4 Simple Profile/H.
SeaChange's new MediaClient software codecs harness the power of Intel's latest high-performance server technology to drive bitrates up to 80Mbp/s with MPEG2 4:2:2 Long GOP, bringing significant quality and storage savings for HD play-to-air.
Integrated audio features include SPI, I2S and AC'97 with six-channel 24-bit audio, and it also supports a wide array of software codecs including MP3, WMA and AAC.
AACHEN, Germany & CINCINNATI -- MainConcept announced today that the Broadcast Communication Division (BCD) of Harris Corporation has expanded the scope of the agreement under which it licenses software codecs from MainConcept.

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