|Subject:||Re: Efficient Floating Point Compression?!|
|Posted by:||Thomas Richter (th…@mersenne.math.tu-berlin.de)|
|Date:||2 May 2006|
> I am search for some informations about Floating-Point Compression.
> Want pack and unpack huge masses of Floating Point Numbers.
> Have anybody an Idea how to do this effectiv?
> - tools?
> - algorithms?
> - benchmarks?
Probability distributions? Any idea how your data looks like?
About the simplest thing one could come up with is to first develop
a suitable model for the exponents, then compress the mantissa within
a context driven by the exponent.
I'm sorry, I'm not aware of any ready-to-use tools for that.
Efficient Floating Point Compression?! posted by Frashman on Tue, 02 May 2006