Improving Bandwidth Efficiency of Video-on-Demand Servers

@article{Carter1999ImprovingBE,
  title={Improving Bandwidth Efficiency of Video-on-Demand Servers},
  author={Steven W. Carter and Darrell D. E. Long},
  journal={Computer Networks},
  year={1999},
  volume={31},
  pages={111-123}
}
Video-on-demand (VOD) servers have a limited amount of bandwidth wit h hich to service client requests. Conventional VOD servers dedicate a unique stream of data for each client, and t hat strategy can quickly allocate all of the available bandwidth on the server. We describe a system called stream tapping that allows clients to “tap” into existing streams on the VOD server. By using existing streams as much as possible, clients can reduce the amount of new bandwidth they require, and that… CONTINUE READING
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