Deflate is superior to gzip

 Some very influential<>
been promoting the gzip compression format as the end-all and be-all to our
HTTP 1.1 compression needs; some tout gzip as the superior compression
format ("Gzip is the most [...] effective compression method..." [source: Best
Practices for Speeding Up Your
This, however, is not necessarily true. There are 2 other compression
formats commonly available for use on the web.

Research is currently being conducted at<>

Feedback and comments are welcome.

Received on Tuesday, 14 September 2010 06:51:45 UTC