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Video Transcoding and Streaming for Mobile Applications

  • Giovanni Gualdi
  • Andrea Prati
  • Rita Cucchiara
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4877)

Abstract

The present work shows a system for compressing and streaming of live videos over networks with low bandwidths (radio mobile networks), with the objective to design an effective solution for mobile video access. We present a mobile ready-to-use streaming system, that encodes video using h264 codec (offering good quality and frame rate at very low bit-rates) and streams it over the network using UDP protocol. A dynamic frame rate control has been implemented in order to obtain the best trade off between playback fluency and latency.

Keywords

Mobile Application Video Streaming Live Video Radio Mobile Network Stream Control Transmission Protocol 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni Gualdi
    • 1
  • Andrea Prati
    • 1
  • Rita Cucchiara
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Modena and Reggio Emilia 

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