Video Over IP

Video Over IP Book Details:

Author : Wes Simpson

Release : 2006

ISBN-13 : 0240805577

Page : 493

Video Over IP gives you everything you need to know to choose from among the many ways of transferring your video over a network. The information is presented in an easy to read format, with comparison charts provided to help you understand the benefits and drawbacks of different technologies for a variety of practical applications. Readers who have a background in either video or networking will benefit from tutorials in both areas and the breadth of coverage that this book provides. Real-life application examples give readers successful examples of a variety of Video over IP networks that are up and running today. After reading this book, you will be able to: -Understand the basics of video today -Understand the basics of IP networking technology -Differentiate between technologies such as streaming, download and play, and file transfer -Understand the benefits and drawbacks of a variety of video transport techniques -Know what information you need to gather about their application before selecting a Video over IP technology and before beginning an implementation *Understand video transport over IP networks - learn how to take advantage of technologies like MPEG, multicasting, RTP, and streaming *Provides clear, easy to comprehend explanations of both video and networking technologies - perfect for newcomers - helps seasoned pros round out their knowledge *Covers a full range of video technology, from web and desktop videoconferencing to professional broadcast quality and high definition video.