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Multimedia Communication Systems : Techniques, Standards, and Networks - 02 edition

Multimedia Communication Systems : Techniques, Standards, and Networks (ISBN10: 013031398X; ISBN13: 9780130313980)
ISBN13: 978-0130313980
ISBN10: 013031398X

Summary: As networks converge and bandwidth availability increases, multimedia communications systems are becoming increasingly powerful and widespread. This is a comprehensive guide to the theory, principles, and practical techniques associated with implementing networked multimedia communications systems. The authors, leading researchers in the field, have reflected today's latest developments in multimedia communications -- including new multimedia architectures and the im
plications of Internet2 for advanced multimedia delivery. KEY TOPICS: This book covers every key aspect of multimedia communications system development, with an emphasis on the management of multimedia services; emerging standards and processing techniques; integration issues; and traffic management. The authors begin by introducing models and key elements of networked multimedia communications systems. Next, they review complex issues of audio-visual integration, ranging from media integration to lip synchronization, audio-to-visual mapping to joint audio-video coding. The book's comprehensive coverage of multimedia processing includes perceptual coding; transform and audio subband coders; CD audio coding; image and video coding; watermarking; organization, storage, and retrieval issues; neural network processing solutions, and more. Each current and proposed MPEG standard is covered in detail, including MPEG-4, MPEG-7, and MPEG-21. Part II of the book presents today's best approaches to traffic management, multimedia services deployment, and Quality of Service in networked multimedia environments. MARKET: For all technical professionals and managers involved with researching, designing, or implementing advanced multimedia systems. Features :
  • Networked multimedia communications: theory, principles, practical techniques, and real-world examples.
  • Includes extensive coverage of multimedia communications standards and processing techniques.
  • Presents new approaches to traffic management, services deployment, and QoS for networked multimedia systems
  • Contains many practical examples, more than 200 figures, and over 400 references.



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Summary: As networks converge and bandwidth availability increases, multimedia communications systems are becoming increasingly powerful and widespread. This is a comprehensive guide to the theory, principles, and practical techniques associated with implementing networked multimedia communications systems. The authors, leading researchers in the field, have reflected today's latest developments in multimedia communications -- including new multimedia architectures and the implications of Internet2 for advanced multimedia delivery. KEY TOPICS: This book covers every key aspect of multimedia communications system development, with an emphasis on the management of multimedia services; emerging standards and processing techniques; integration issues; and traffic management. The authors begin by introducing models and key elements of networked multimedia communications systems. Next, they review complex issues of audio-visual integration, ranging from media integration to lip synchronization, audio-to-visual mapping to joint audio-video coding. The book's comprehensive coverage of multimedia processing includes perceptual coding; transform and audio subband coders; CD audio coding; image and video coding; watermarking; organization, storage, and retrieval issues; neural network processing solutions, and more. Each current and proposed MPEG standard is covered in detail, including MPEG-4, MPEG-7, and MPEG-21. Part II of the book presents today's best approaches to traffic management, multimedia services deployment, and Quality of Service in networked multimedia environments. MARKET: For all technical professionals and managers involved with researching, designing, or implementing advanced multimedia systems. Features :
  • Networked multimedia communications: theory, principles, practical techniques, and real-world examples.
  • Includes extensive coverage of multimedia communications standards and processing techniques.
  • Presents new approaches to traffic management, services deployment, and QoS for networked multimedia systems
  • Contains many practical examples, more than 200 figures, and over 400 references.



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Edition/Copyright: 02
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 05/03/2002
International: No

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