The results of this study will provide guidelines to designers to fine-tune MBMS download service parameters for reliability.
This study focuses on the gain of using progressive download instead of legacy download for streamable media files for wireless multicasting networks. With progressive download, the media content can be played after some waiting time, while the downloading still continues in the background. We focus on 3GPP's wireless multimedia broadcast multicast system… (More)
This study focuses on the gain of using progressive download instead of legacy download and proposes ways to increase the gain for streamable multimedia files for 3GPP's wireless multimedia broadcast multicast system (MBMS). With progressive download, downloadable media can be streamed earlier, after some waiting time. Since MBMS download mechanism uses… (More)