Encyclopedia > Summation check

  Article Content

Summation check

In telecommunication, the term summation check has the following meanings:

1. A check based on the formation of the sum of the digits of a numeral.

Note: The sum of the individual digits is usually compared with a previously computed value.

2. A comparison of checksums on the same data on different occasions or on different representations of the data in order to verify data integrity. Synonym sum check.

Source: from Federal Standard 1037C



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Salazar

... Salazar - Wikipedia <<Up     Contents António de Oliveira SalazarRedirected from Salazar António de Oliveira Salazar (1889 - 1970) ...