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cryptography

(krip-tog′ră-fē) [ crypt- + -graphy]
The science and techniques of concealing or disguising information through encoding and decoding. In the health professions cryptography is used to ensure the confidentiality of medical records.
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TMGTV has also standardized on Digital Rapids encoding systems to encode and transform content for broadcast server compatibility and new multi-platform applications.
TMGTV has also standardized on Digital Rapids Stream(TM) encoding systems for capturing and transforming incoming and finished media.
In the United States, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) mandate to shift to digital formats by 2009 is driving all service operators to upgrade their encoding systems in order to convert their analog content.
Each central exchange-based cluster is designed to control and integrate video-on-demand and program information elements and the video head end encoding systems.
MaxView's sophisticated network management and automatic redundancy switching combined with Envivio's encoding systems minimizes its bandwidth costs and ensures service availability for mbco.
ASCII and most other traditional codepage encoding systems support 256 characters or less.