Networked Multimedia with Internet Media Guides

  title={Networked Multimedia with Internet Media Guides},
  author={J{\"o}rg Ott and Dirk Kutscher and Janico Greifenberg and Kevin Loos},
Internet Media Guides (IMGs) are a generalisation of Electronic Programme Guides (EPGs) as known from digital video broadcasting (DVB). They are independent of specific metadata formats and thus are able to support a broad range of application s, including EPG distribution for TV networks and distribution of session desc riptions for Internet-based mu ltimedia sessions. Unlike most e xisting approaches, the IMG framework is also completely independent of specific delivery networks for the media… CONTINUE READING