Architecture of a modular streaming media server for content delivery networks

S. Roy, J. Ankcorn, S. Wee
2003 2003 International Conference on Multimedia and Expo. ICME '03. Proceedings (Cat. No.03TH8698)  
A Mobile Streaming Media Content Delivery Network can facilitate the access of rich multimedia streams by mobile users on next generation wireless networks. A principal component of this network are the edge servers that cooperate to provide streaming functionalities. This paper describes some of the design requirements for such servers. It then describes the architecture of such a streaming server. Features included are the ability to cache streaming content, a modular design, and an
more » ... t scheduler for providing better video quality in varying network conditions. Finally, preliminary performance results are shown.
doi:10.1109/icme.2003.1221375 dblp:conf/icmcs/RoyAW03 fatcat:s3h76gvvavc65ez4twhk3aj6sm