The first Web site in the world to create original programming exclusively on the Internet, Film Scouts brought its viewers the first live broadcasts, IP multicasts and, for their Cannes coverage, the first-ever sponsored net event.
The HP ProCurve IP Multicast enabled switches control delivery of quality multimedia multicast traffic to a networked PC or other network appliance.
Extending the reach of multicast technology to dedicated users opens new opportunities for business customers to send audio, video and other content over the Internet at a fraction of the cost of traditional unicast technology," said Ralph Montfort, director of dedicated access product marketing at UUNET.
The Advantages of Multicast Technology for Dial and Dedicated Connections UUcast enables information providers to simultaneously reach hundreds of thousands of users via a single transmitted stream of information.
In addition to video content, QVMC-Source also multicasts control and schedule information in the form of Program Guides.
set a new standard in video multicast streaming today with the announcement of QuickVideo MultiCast(TM) (QVMC(TM)) -- the first multicast streaming solution to provide individuals with server-based instant replay functions while they watch live video broadcasts at their desks.
DataCast Combines Pub/Sub and IP Multicast
StarBurst's IP multicast
technology ensures fast, reliable delivery of
The IP Multicast
Initiative, which is backed by membership drawn from the vendor and user communities, will promote the deployment of an industry-standard bandwidth-conserving technology known as IP Multicast
In addition to the reseller arrangement and equity investment, the two companies will collaborate on developing future standards-based multicast
protocols, and multicast
and multimedia management tools.
The IP/TV Viewer presents a list of scheduled multicasts
at the recipient's desktop and displays the audio/video programs, providing controls that let the user "channel surf" among programs.
The IP Multicast
Summit is the industry's only technical conference focused on the technologies, business and management of Multicast
in IP networks.