.PAM File Extension
- Developer by: Adobe Systems Incorporated
- Category: Bitmap image Files
What is an .PAM file?
.PAM is Portable arbitrary map
The pam file extension is most likely best know for its use for a common bitmap format on UNIX platform.
The PAM format is designed to be used for any of myriad kinds of graphics, but can theoretically be used for any kind of data that is arranged as a two dimensional rectangular array.
Actually, from another perspective, it can be seen as a format for data arranged as a three dimensional array.