Mobile Video Telephony: for 3G Wireless Networks / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 97%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (6) from $1.99   
  • New (3) from $78.53   
  • Used (3) from $1.99   


Make video mobile

Mobile video will be a $5 billion global business by 2008, predicts Strategy Analytics. This truly international, system-level tutorial provides the technical expertise you need to make it all possible. Mobile Video Telephony shows you how to:

  • Design and deploy high-performance video telephony services
  • Work within ITU, IETF, and ISO standards
  • Apply information on coding and compression, including MPEG4
  • Enable interworked voice and video connections to Internet-based clients such as SIP
  • Solve essential issues in call forwarding, multipoint operation, and mailbox services
  • And much more!

Migrating to Third-Generation Mobile Networks
• Basics of Multimedia Communication
• Video Telephony over Switched Mobile Networks
• Multiplexing Video, Audio, Data, and Control
• Call Control
• Implementation Issues
• Video Telephony over Mobile Packet Networks
• Interworking and Supplementary Services

  • The 3G-324M recommendation of 3GPP
  • ITU, IETF, and ISO standards
  • Video and audio coding and compression
  • H.223 multiplexing and H.245 call control
  • System implementation, diagnosis and testing
  • SIP-based mobile video telephony
  • Video mail and conferencing
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071445689
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 11/15/2004
  • Series: Professional Engineering Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 250
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

David J. Myers (Sidney, Australia) is a co-founder of Dilithium Networks and was its first Vice President of Engineering. A multiyear veteran of British Telecom's R&D division, he served as Broadband Delivery Manager for BTopenworld, the largest broadband provider in the United Kingdom. He has also lectured on telecommunications engineering at Sydney University, and acted as a technical consultant to the European Commission.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Migrating to third-generation mobile networks 1
Ch. 2 Basics of multimedia communication 11
Ch. 3 Media coding 43
Ch. 4 Video telephony over mobile switched networks 57
Ch. 5 The H.223 multiplexer in detail 73
Ch. 6 H.245 command and control in detail 89
Ch. 7 Session walkthrough 117
Ch. 8 Implementation issues 139
Ch. 9 Video telephony over mobile packet networks 151
Ch. 10 Supplementary services and interworking 165
App. A Syntax of H.245 messages used in 3G-324M 175
App. B H.245 signaling entities 191
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)