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Author Smith, Howard J.
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Abstract This comparison indicates that an 8-bit character set, with provision for storing two 4-bit decimal digits in one character position, is a more efficient form of representation than the 6-bit character set, at least for a majority of common applications. This 8(4) representation has several other advantages.
Description Affiliation: IBM Corp., White Plains, NY (Smith, Howard J.)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-08-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal Communications of the ACM (CACM)
Volume Number 3
Issue Number 8
Page Count 6
Starting Page 468
Ending Page 473


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Source: ACM Digital Library