So I was trying to understand the basic difference between erasure coding and secret sharing, and I found this paper (that you can find here or here). For what I understand, it states that Shamir's ...
Could you give me some reference to start on Hermitian Curves. Some papers or textbooks would be perfect, and please mention if it's math inclined or comp.sci. inclined. I've only seen hermitian ...
I have a question about linear block erasure codes that are described in this paper. I briefly describe the idea behind the linear erasure codes and then I ask my question. Given a set $d=\langle x_i ...