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streaming media

[¦strēm·iŋ ′mēd·ē·ə]
(computer science)
Audio or video files that can begin playing as they are being downloaded to a computer.

streaming media

Multimedia content that is transmitted from a server and viewed or listened to by the user at that same time. Contrast with "downloaded media," in which a file is sent to the user's computer for playback at any time. See streaming, streaming audio, streaming video and digital media hub.
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The wide-scale demand for compelling RealAudio 8 and RealVideo 8 content provides a great opportunity to advance nCUBE's scalable and reliable servers and deliver a great streaming media experience to consumers.
Additionally, nearly 50 vendors will be available in the exhibit hall to help you make the best product and services decisions for your streaming media business.
Palumbo provides data points with background analysis of the streaming media market in 2005, which generated a total of 18 billion video views, up 50% over 2004.
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Founded in December 2000, the Internet Streaming Media Alliance is a non-profit corporation whose mission is to accelerate the adoption and deployment of open standards for streaming rich media content such as video, audio, and associated data, over Internet protocols.
Registration Information For more information, including how to register for Streaming Media West 2004, please contact ITI at (800) 300-9868 (outside the U.
Insight Research's market analysis study, Streaming Media in Telecom Networks 2003-2008, describes the technology by which streaming protects content from theft, and demonstrates the potential for streaming media applications to underpin a mass market that is expected to grow at a compounded annual rate of nearly 80 percent over the next five years.
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