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Network considerations for distributed multimedia object composition and communication

T.D.C. Little, A. Ghafoor
1990 IEEE Network  
Described in this paper are the state-of-the-art techniques proposed for multimedia object communication and integration necessary to maintain their relationships and compose multimedia objects.  ...  Problems of synchronization, real-time communication, and format conversion arise in this form of system to compose distributed data into complex multimedia objects for final interaction and presentation  ...  Acknowledgment We wish to thank the anonymous reviewers for their helpful comments in the development of this paper, and acknowledge the support by the New York State Center for Advanced Technology in  ... 
doi:10.1109/65.60734 fatcat:vehqge4qzvedvekqh6oy7kmasm

A Generic Service Management Architecture for Multimedia Multipoint Communications [chapter]

Constant Gbaguidi, Simon Znaty, Jean-Pierre Hubaux
1997 Intelligent Networks and Intelligence in Networks  
In this paper, a generic integrated and flexible service management architecture for multimedia multipoint communications is proposed, which offers three main generic functions, namely Quality of Service  ...  With rapid advances in multimedia processing technologies, and in high bandwidth network technologies, new kinds of multimedia applications are now emerging.  ...  function, and proposal of an integrated and flexible service architecture for multimedia communications featuring all proposed mechanisms.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-35066-0_20 fatcat:ney2aqjwwzdtxma7lprw2wbrjm

An End-to-End Mechanism for Jitter Control in Multimedia Services [chapter]

Aurelio La Corte, Alfio Lombardo, Sergio Palazzo, Giovanni Schembra
1995 High Performance Networking  
In this paper, we propose an end-to-end mechanism for the achievement of synchronization requirements in multimedia retrieval services over broadband integrated networks.  ...  The mechanism is based on a feedback protocol which uses correlation properties of the arrival times of the data streams to compute the retrieval times of the next Information Units (IUs).  ...  In this paper a mechanism for the achievement of synchronization requirements in multimedia retrieval services has been presented, based on an adaptive feedback technique for jitter prediction.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-34949-7_1 fatcat:tgdefahcijfytcnrlmms5usuhi

GCAP: A New Multimedia Multicast Architecture for QoS [chapter]

Michel Diaz, Roberto Canonico, Luis Costa, Serge Fdida, David Hutchison, Laurent Mathy, Andreas Meissner, Stephane Owezarski, Rolland Vida, Lars Wolf
2001 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Our group management approach is focused on group integrity.  ...  to specify, through its API, the (global) synchronization and (individual) reliability requirements within a multimedia session.  ...  Acknowledgements The GCAP work [8] has been supported by the European Union within the Information Societies Technology (IST) Framework as Project IST-1999-10504.  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-45481-0_9 fatcat:fklv6ssfe5a47lo7m2jj43juuq

Towards a New Generation of Generic Transport Protocols [chapter]

Patrick Sénac, Ernesto Exposito, Michel Diaz
2001 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
GTP allows one to apply in the transport layer powerful adaptation mechanisms to the network behavior while preserving application requirements and alleviating network bandwidth and buffering needs 2 From  ...  This Generic Transport Protocol (GTP) has been successfully tested for video on demand systems and is one of the major building block of the currently under development GCAP European project.  ...  This approach is also very promising when used on top of differentiated or integrated services because she offers flexibility for the management of network and end-systems resources, hence GTP allows the  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-45400-4_32 fatcat:6ayau4hsw5fhvls2nc64rg2bba

A time-efficient architecture for multimedia applications

P. Owezarski, M. Diaz, C. Chassot
1998 IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications  
This paper presents an architecture that enforces time requirements and gives minimal end-to-end delays for multimedia applications.  ...  The layers and mechanisms allowing the system to fulfill the selected synchronization, i.e., the logical relationships and timed interval semantics, are presented.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The authors would like to thank M. Fry for having greatly contributed to improve this text.  ... 
doi:10.1109/49.669046 fatcat:5oubecnf2ffybbpxaaxoq7xaq4

Synchronization of temporal constructs in distributed multimedia systems with controlled accuracy

Son, Agarwal
1994 Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems MMCS-94  
With the inception of technology in communication networks such as ATM, it will be possible to run multimedia applications on future integrated networks.  ...  Synchronization of the related media data is one of the key characteristics of a multimedia system.  ...  The support for multimedia service is guided by two distinguishing features, namely support for continuous media and synchronization among media streams [2] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/mmcs.1994.292504 dblp:conf/icmcs/SonA94 fatcat:bpwz63l2hza4pjerqh5q2dfsvm

Control of perceived quality of service in multimedia retrieval services: prediction-based mechanism vs. compensation buffers

Aurelio La Corte, Alfio Lombardo, Sergio Palazzo, Giovanni Schembra
1998 Multimedia Systems  
In this paper, two methods for compensation of the network delay jitter in a distributed multimedia retrieval service are compared: the first is based on prediction of the network delay jitter suffered  ...  In this model several sources use a broadband integrated network to send pre-recorded multimedia data streams to a destination node.  ...  channel #1 channel #2 channel #N media #1 media #2 media #N integrated network Fig. 1: Data location model for a multimedia retrieval service channel #1 IU (n-1) 1 IU (n) 1 IU (n  ... 
doi:10.1007/s005300050079 fatcat:2w5j3iqqanbnlm6fj7czuhbxqi

A survey of QoS architectures

Cristina Aurrecoechea, Andrew T. Campbell, Linda Hauw
1998 Multimedia Systems  
Much less progress has been made in addressing the issue of overall end-to-end support for multimedia communications.  ...  Over the past several years there has been a considerable amount of research within the field of quality-ofservice (QoS) support for distributed multimedia systems.  ...  int-serv architecture The work by the Integrated Services (int-serv) Group [62] of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) is a significant contribution to providing controlled QoS for multimedia  ... 
doi:10.1007/s005300050083 fatcat:gpqoymqwvnfxvh5uwx37aok4gy

Design of an Integrated Environment for Adaptive Multimedia Document Presentation Through Real Time Monitoring [chapter]

Eduardo Carneiro da Cunha, Luiz Fernando Rust da Costa Carmo, Luci Pirmez
1999 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The work presented in this paper concerns the development of an integrated environment for creation and retrieval of multimedia documents, that intends to preserve the coherence between the different media  ...  The retrieval of multimedia objects is influenced by factor such as throughput and maximum delay offered by the network, and has to be carried out in accordance with the specification of object relationships  ...  The Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL) [9] allows the integration of an independent multimedia group of objects in a synchronized multimedia presentation through a textual specification  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-48109-5_16 fatcat:76cgtx2hlrcsjfo2t4sv6mh2ym

Architecture for distributed multimedia database systems

PB Berra, CYR Chen, A Ghafoor, CC Lin, TDC Little, D Shin
1990 Computer Communications  
In this paper we identify a set of functional requirements for a multimedia server considering database management, object synchronization and integration, and multimedia query processing.  ...  In the past few years considerable demand for user oriented multimedia information systems has developed.  ...  Communication Requirements for the HMD System The integration of all multimedia services within a single broadband network poses new communication requirements for switching, multiplexing, transmission  ... 
doi:10.1016/0140-3664(90)90120-6 fatcat:lcjtzbreozhzdd6cv22njo4k44

Heterogeneous Component Interactions: Sensors Integration Into Multimedia Applications

Christine Louberry, Philippe Roose, Marc Dalmau
2008 Journal of Networks  
It implies the collaboration of sensors and software components which differ on their nature and their communication mechanisms.  ...  Index Terms-Multimedia applications, software component, component model, sensor network, communication management multimedia processing as sound and image (Cyclops [19]) thanks to embedded small cameras  ...  We detail the contributions for the integration of sensors in the OSAGAIA model. Section V draws up a state of the art on communication mechanisms.  ... 
doi:10.4304/jnw.3.4.21-30 fatcat:hcvrun4yxzcnfkkplneakoqbra

An Adaptive Concurrency Control QOS Agent for Ubiquitous Computing Environments [chapter]

Eung Nam Ko
2006 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
This paper presents the design of the adaptive concurrency control QOS agent, which is running on RCSM(Reconfigurable Context Sensitive Middleware) for ubiquitous networks.  ...  We propose an adaptive concurrency control QOS agent based on a hybrid software architecture which is adopting the advantage of CACV and RARV for situation-aware middleware.  ...  For this reason, we need the URL synchronization.  ... 
doi:10.1007/11807964_57 fatcat:amliqoklhfgbjhziqpurc3by2m

Towards the Construction of the Multimedia Mediation Mechanism [chapter]

Masao Sakauchi
1999 Database Semantics  
New interactive video services, personal media services are developed on the network as application.  ...  In this paper, a new framework for developing applications and services from these three Multimedia Environments named by "the Multimedia Mediation Mechanism", is proposed and discussed.  ...  Acknowledgments This work is supported as the Grant-in-Aid for Creative Basic Researh #09NP1401: "Research on Multimedia Mediation Mechanism for Realization of Human-oriented Information Environments"  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-35561-0_2 fatcat:wddwggotr5gwzc6o4b65c6yxci

Mobile-to-Mobile Multimedia Service Provisioning in the IMS Using REST-Based Mobile Services

Muzzamil Aziz Chaudhary, Matthias Jarke
2013 International Journal of Computer and Communication Engineering  
The paper addresses the issues faced in M2M service networks and presents a solution based on the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS).  ...  A comprehensive design of Mob-AS is presented based on the existing REST interfaced synchronous and asynchronous mobile server framework.  ...  The proposal facilitates the mobile operators to host multimedia services on their network and ensure guaranteed QoS for their provisioning.  ... 
doi:10.7763/ijcce.2013.v2.226 fatcat:shdhdzd67bfq7lky7ofy5jljry
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