Performance of H.264 compressed video streams over 802.11b based MANETs

@article{Calafate2004PerformanceOH,
  title={Performance of H.264 compressed video streams over 802.11b based MANETs},
  author={Carlos Miguel Tavares Calafate and Manuel P. Malumbres and Pietro Manzoni},
  journal={24th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops, 2004. Proceedings.},
  year={2004},
  pages={776-781}
}
We address the problem of video streams transmission in 802.11b based mobile ad-hoc networks (MANETs). Through the study of the delivery of a live encoded video stream, we expose the characteristics of different routing protocols and the infeasibility to provide QoS. The analysis shows the impact of a MANET on H.264 real-time video flows in terms of packet loss, end-to-end delay, jitter and distortion, and the behavior of H.264 error resilience tools in order to determine their effectiveness on… 

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