Content independent data compression method and system

CAFC
  • US 6,624,761 B2
  • Filed: 10/29/2001
  • Issued: 09/23/2003
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/11/1998
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A method for compressing data, comprising the steps of:

  • analyzing a data block of an input data stream to identify a data type of the data block, the input data stream comprising a plurality of disparate data types;

    performing content dependent data compression on the data block, if the data type of the data block is identified;

    performing content independent data compression on the data block, if the data type of the data block is not identified.

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