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Adaptive Video Streaming over the Internet

Event Type: 
Section Meeting
Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 18, 2012 - 19:00
Location: 
The Holbrooke Hotel
212 Main Street
95945 Grass Valley, CA
United States
Event Details: 

Speaker:   Ciro A. Noronha, Ph.D.
                   ImmediaTV Corporation

 

Live Video Streaming over the Internet is a reality today, thanks primarily to the advances in video compression (which reduced the bandwidth requirements) and improvements in the access and backbone (which made more bandwidth available).  The challenge today is to provide the “best” video service to a population of diverse receivers, with different capabilities and varying levels of access bandwidth.  This talk is an overview of Adaptive Streaming, which is the technology that has arisen to solve this problem, while still making use of the existing Web infrastructure.
 
Food and refreshments will be provided, therefore, RSVP’s are required by January 16.

Dr. Ciro Noronha is one of the founders and the VP of Engineering for ImmediaTV Corporation.  Dr. Noronha holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, and has worked in the compressed video over IP space for the last 16 years.  Dr. Noronha has previously held engineering management positions at Optivision, SkyStream, Tandberg Television and Ericsson, as well as appointments as Consulting Professor at the Electrical Engineering Department at Stanford University.