Video data broadcast protocol for video on demand

W.F. Poon, J. Feng, Kwok Tung Lo

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In this paper, a new video broadcast protocol is proposed for video-on-demand (VoD) in shared environment. The new protocol is developed by modifying the first segment delivery scheme for the skyscraper protocol using the idea of patching. The results show that the start-up latency for users is greatly reduced when using our new protocol.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2562-2564
Number of pages3
JournalIEICE Transactions on Communications
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2003


  • Video on demand
  • Video streaming
  • Data broadcast

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Software
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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