LZW


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LZWLempel-Ziv-Welch (algorithm)
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Sperry received a patent for LZW in 1985 and the following year merged with Burroughs to form Unisys.
Additionally, the product includes a direct license to Unisys Corporation's LZW patent, enabling users to generate and serve unlimited quantities of the GIF, TIFF, and other file formats that employ the LZW compression/decompression method covered in this patent.
IBM Japan chose to enter into this collaborative relationship after recognizing PictureIQ TransForce's high-quality image processing and licensed Unisys LZW technology for GIF file output, in addition to the product's superior ease of use.
NET include: BMP, CALS, CLP, DCX, DIB, EXIF, GIF, JPEG, MSP, PBM, PCD, PCX, PGM, PNG, PNM, PPM, PSD, SCITEX, SGI, TGA, and TIFF (Uncompressed, Group3, Group3/2D, Group4, Huffman, JPEG, LZW, Packbits, Deflate), and each can be configured using image control parameters.
The product's bundled PictureIQ(r) TransForce(tm) subcomponent includes a direct license to Unisys Corporation's LZW patent for users to generate and serve unlimited quantities of the GIF, TIFF, and other file formats that employ the LZW compression/decompression method covered in this patent.
Portions contain an implementation of the LZW algorithm licensed under U.