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Bringing IPTV to the Market through Differentiated Service Provisioning

Peoples, Cathryn, Dini, Petre, McClean, Sally, Parr, Gerard and Black, Michaela (2006) Bringing IPTV to the Market through Differentiated Service Provisioning. International Journal of Computers, Communications & Control, 1 (3). pp. 61-69. [Journal article]

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URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.15837/ijccc.2006.3.2295

DOI: 10.15837/ijccc.2006.3.2295


The world of telecommunications continues to provide radical technologies. Offering the benefits of a superior television experience at reduced long-term costs, IPTV isthe newest offering. Deployments, however, are slow to be rolled out; the hardwareand software support necessary is not uniformly available.This paper examines the challenges in providing IPTV services and the limitations indevelopments to overcome these challenges. Subsequently, a proposal is made whichattempts to help solve the challenge of fulfilling real-time multimedia transmissionsthrough provisioning for differentiated services. Initial implementations in Opnet aredocumented, and the paper concludes with an outline of future work.

Item Type:Journal article
Keywords:Transport layer, real-time communication, QoS, multimedia protocols, reconfigurable stacks, Opnet simulation.
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Computing & Engineering
Faculty of Computing & Engineering > School of Computing and Information Engineering
Research Institutes and Groups:Computer Science Research Institute
Computer Science Research Institute > Information and Communication Engineering
ID Code:17482
Deposited By: Dr Cathryn Peoples
Deposited On:14 Mar 2011 12:53
Last Modified:01 Mar 2017 11:34

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