DTV architecture design for multimedia network environments

  title={DTV architecture design for multimedia network environments},
  author={Fernando Matsubara and Shin Miura and Shigeru Imai and Shinji Akatsu},
  journal={2005 Digest of Technical Papers. International Conference on Consumer Electronics, 2005. ICCE.},
This paper proposes a novel architecture for DTV (digital TV) using middleware based on UPnP/spl trade/ (universal plug and play) and DLNA (digital living networking alliance) to enable interoperability with a variety of digital CE devices supporting content of diverse formats transported over IP (Internet protocol) and IEEE 1394. Additionally, content metadata, capability discovery, and format transcoding features are included to match the device capabilities with media formats to enable… CONTINUE READING