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codec

(ˈkəʊˌdɛk)
n
(Electronics) electronics a set of equipment that encodes an analogue speech or video signal into digital form for transmission purposes and at the receiving end decodes the digital signal into a form close to its original
[C20: from co(de) + dec(ode)]
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TELECOMWORLDWIRE-20 September 2005-Hantro to include Microsoft's VC-1 codec in its portfolio(C)1994-2005 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
Hantro, a provider of multimedia solutions for mobile devices, announced on Monday (19 September) that it will be integrating Microsoft's VC-1 decode support into its video codec portfolio.
Sridhar Srinivasan, Development Leader of Windows Media Codecs Group for Microsoft, will lead the four-module tutorial on VC-1. Srinivasan has contributed to the architecture, design and implementation of the WMV9 codec and is involved in the standardization of the VC- bitstream format.