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—In this paper, we propose an Adaptive Hybrid Transmission (AHT) scheme for on-demand mobile IPTV service over broadband wireless access network (i.e. mobile WiMAX, 802.16e). Proposed algorithm utilizes hybrid mechanism which combines multi-channel multicasting and unicast scheme to enhance not only service blocking probability but also reduce overall(More)
Internet protocol television (IPTV), one of the most emerging services, offers multimedia streaming services with security, reliability, and relevant quality of service (QoS)/quality of experience (QoE). It provides added values to all the involving players including customers and also brings technical and business challenges to those players. For IPTV(More)
Keywords: Energy saving TDM-PONs Sleep mode Operator delay requirement TCP throughput a b s t r a c t Passive Optical Networks (PONs) are widely adopted as the last-mile technology due to the large bandwidth capacity it provides to end users. In addition, PON is viewed as a green access technology since it reduces energy consumption compared to other access(More)