Instant Customized Summaries Streaming: A Service for Immediate Awareness of New Video Content

  • Álvaro García-Martín
  • Javier Molina
  • Fernando López
  • Víctor Valdés
  • Fabrizio Tiburzi
  • José M. Martínez
  • Jesús Bescós
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6535)


This paper presents the Instant Customized Summaries Streaming service, a multimedia service able to deliver customized video summaries with a minimum delay after the original content has been uploaded to a video repository. Uploaded videos start being analyzed, via on-line real-time algorithms. As analysis results are available, video summaries are then generated also in an on-line scheme, adapted to different available terminal and finally streamed to the subscribed clients. The whole chain works in on-line mode so all the processes can be simultaneously executed without waiting for any of them to have finished its operation. A prototype of this service, accessible via a web interface, has been fully implemented.


Video Adaptation On-Line Processing Video Summarization Video On demand Video Repositories MPEG-7 MPEG-21 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Álvaro García-Martín
    • 1
  • Javier Molina
    • 1
  • Fernando López
    • 1
  • Víctor Valdés
    • 1
  • Fabrizio Tiburzi
    • 1
  • José M. Martínez
    • 1
  • Jesús Bescós
    • 1
  1. 1.Video Processing & Understanding Lab.Universidad Autónoma de MadridSpain

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