digital lempel ziv 1

Computing Dictionary

Digital Lempel Ziv 1 definition

algorithm
(DLZ1) A Lempel-Ziv compression algorithm which maps variable length input strings to variable length output symbols. During compression, the algorithm builds a dictionary of strings which is accessed by means of a hash table. Compression occurs when input data matches a string in the table and is replaced with the output symbol.
DLZ1 is used on Digital Linear Tape.
(1997-04-05)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: digital joint
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for Digital Lempel Ziv 1
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing Digital Lempel Ziv 1
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature