Short for longitudinal redundancy check, it is an error detection and checking method used to verify the accuracy of stored or transmitted data. LRC works by generating a parity bit from a specified string of bits on a longitudinal track.
Webopedia is an online information technology and computer science resource for IT professionals, students, and educators. Webopedia focuses on connecting researchers with IT resources that are most helpful for them. Webopedia resources cover technology definitions, educational guides, and software reviews that are accessible to all researchers regardless of technical background.
Advertiser Disclosure: Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which Webopedia receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. Webopedia does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.