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What does EC stand for?

EC stands for Error Correction

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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The researchers expect to achieve "full-blown" error correction in the next few months using 5-bit codes that also deal with a second type of bit error, says Raymond Laflamme, a Los Alamos member of the team.
Improved Error Correction Enhances Data Integrity Older tape technologies have to run a separate verification pass after the data is encoded--effectively knocking transfer speeds down to half the nominal speed and cutting the tape lifespan in half--to ensure data reliability.