Rate Adaptation Techniques for WebTV

  • Hugo Santos
  • Rui Santos Cruz
  • Mário Serafim Nunes
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 40)


This paper presents a novel hybrid RTSP, SIP and HTTP solution for providing converged WebTV services with automatic Rate Adaptation of multimedia content. The prototypical solution, being developed under the scope of the My-eDirector 2012 european project, was deployed in a high-bandwidth LAN and some preliminary tests were performed.


IPTV WebTV DCCP Multimedia Streaming Content Adaptation Rate Adaptation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hugo Santos
    • 1
  • Rui Santos Cruz
    • 1
  • Mário Serafim Nunes
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituto Superior TécnicoLisboaPortugal
  2. 2.IST/INESC-ID/INOVLisboaPortugal

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