Emerging Multimedia Computer Communication Technologiesby J. David Irwin, J. David Irwin, Chwan-Hwa Wu, Joe Czerwinski (Other), Jerry Votta (Designed by)
This book presents a global, up-to-date overview of virtually every aspect of multimedia computer and communications technology.Using extensive examples, this book explains the leading technologies of multimedia communication, and how they fit together. Coverage includes MPEG-4 and MPEG-7; cable modems; digital subscriber lines; MPEG-2 over ATM; videoconferencing over computer and telco networks; IPv6, Virtual LANs and many other advanced technologies. The book begins with a description of contemporary multimedia computers including hardware, software, and compression standards; then reviews multimedia communication over computer networks, the Internet and intranets; and finally shows how multimedia and networking technologies can be integrated to deliver next-generation applications and enhance existing ones.For all professionals and students in telecommunications and computing, regardless of their technical background.
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