Basics: Introduction; IP Networks and Telecommunications; The World Wide Web; Video Formats; Video Compression; Audio Compression; Streaming: Introduction to Streaming Media; Video Encoding; Audio Encoding; Pre-Processing; Stream Serving; Live Webcasting; Media Players; Associated Technologies and Applications: Rights Management; Content Distribution; Applications; Glossary.
* Learn the end-to-end process, starting with capture from a video or audio source through to the consumer's media player * A quick-start guide to streaming media technologies * Fully updated and revised to include a new chapter on streaming to wireless devices and up-to-date technology information for all streaming companies and products * How to monetize content and protect revenue with digital rights management
Editor, World Edition of Broadcast Engineering magazine, and Director of Informed Sauce, a media consultancy and training provider based in London, UK.
"We can recommend the second edition of this book to all broadcasters involved in webcasting and on-line services production, publishing and distribution." - EBU Technical Review