Error-resilient LZW data compression

  title={Error-resilient LZW data compression},
  author={Yonghui Wu and Stefano Lonardi and Wojciech Szpankowski},
  journal={Data Compression Conference (DCC'06)},
Lossless data compression systems are typically regarded as very brittle to transmission errors. This limits their applicability to domains like noisy tetherless channels or file systems that can possibly get corrupted. Here we show how a popular lossless data compression scheme used in file formats GIF, PDF, and TIFF, among others, can be made error… CONTINUE READING