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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.
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.
Through MediaTek we expect our Hantro embedded software codecs will be integrated to many mobile phones targeted for high volume market segments.
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.
The following software codecs are available now: MP3 encode/decode, MPEG 2/4 AAC LC encode/decode, AMR WB encode/decode and the microQ MIDI synthesizer.
A-Medialynx centralizes multichannel on-air playout with a SeaChange MediaLibrary 24000e supported by six MediaClient software codecs.
TV18 will centralize multichannel on-air playout with a SeaChange MediaLibrary 24000e supported by six MediaClient software codecs.
nablet mediaEngine has been very successful as hi-res and Low-Res transcoder as it combines unique processing technologies and media processing pipelines such as GPU accelerated Encoding and decoding as well as high quality optimized nablet software codecs for 4:2:2'.
SeaChange International, a provider of broadcast and multi-screen video solutions, recently deployed its Broadcast MediaLibrary 24000ex (BML 24000ex) play-to-air storage server and MediaClient 6000 (MCL 6000) software codecs at Korea Telecom (KT), which launched the world's first WiBro services--wireless broadband Internet technology originated by the South Korean telecoms industry--for commercial use.
Similarly, software codecs provide complete flexibility, but at the expense of power and performance.
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.

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