Streaming technology — How does it affect education?

Report from a project using satellite-based communication
  • Anton Knierzinger
  • Caroline Weigner
  • Bernhard Collini-Nocker
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Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 102)

Abstract

The prime aim of the AVD project is to investigate the potentialities of specific technologies for education. In particular the project addresses: mediaon-demand services for schools, new ways of active use of media by students, interactive TV as the synchronous part of an e-Learning environment.

Key words

the learning market teacher education internet streaming technology broadcasting technology digital media 

References

  1. Watson, D. M. and Downes T. (eds.) (2000) Communications and Networking in Education: Learning in a Networked Society. Massachusetts: KluwerGoogle Scholar
  2. Linder, H., Clausen, H.D. and Collini-Nocker, B. (2000) Satellite internez services using DVB/MPEG-2 and Multicast web Caching. IEEE Communications Magazine, 38, 6, 156161Google Scholar

Copyright information

© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Anton Knierzinger
    • 1
  • Caroline Weigner
    • 2
  • Bernhard Collini-Nocker
    • 2
  1. 1.Paedagogische Akademie der Diözese Linz and Education Highway LinzAustria
  2. 2.Institute for Computer SciencesUniversity of SalzburgAustria

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