eBook Multimedia Information Storage and Retrieval: Techniques and Technologies, 1st Edition

  • Philip K.C. Tse
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  • ISBN-10: 1599042274
  • ISBN-13: 9781599042275
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 393 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released July 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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Since multimedia systems are required to store and manipulate a variety of media types - including text, graphics, images, sound, audio, and video among many others - applications such as video-on-demand systems, interactive television and video conferencing are becoming widely available at warp speed. This presents new challenges and obstacles to those in the multimedia industry.

This eBook offers solutions to these challenges, providing data placement techniques, scheduling methods, caching techniques and emerging characteristics of multimedia information. This ground-breaking reference is perfect for academicians, students, professionals and practitioners in the multimedia industry.