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An Effective Overlay H.263+ Video Multicast System over the Internet

  • Hwangjun Song
  • Hojong Kang
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3665)

Abstract

This paper presents an effective overlay H.263+ video multicast system over the Internet. The proposed system consists of overlay multicast tree construction, target bandwidth determining process, and H.263+ rate control. Overlay multicast tree construction algorithm and target bandwidth determining process work alternatively to satisfy the average delay constraint, and H.263+ rate control is implemented to enhance the human visual perceptual quality over the multicast tree. Finally, experimental results are provided to show the performance of the proposed system.

Keywords

Video Quality Multicast Tree Delay Constraint Video Encoder Rate Control Algorithm 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hwangjun Song
    • 1
  • Hojong Kang
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Computer Science and EngineeringPOSTECHKorea
  2. 2.School of Electronic and Electrical EngineeringHongik UniversitySeoulKorea

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