In many ways, the Internet (or a wireless network for that matter) can be regarded simply as a communication channel in a classical communication system. This chapter discusses the fundamentals of channel protection that lie beneath the error control techniques used to communicate multimedia over the Internet and wireless networks.
|Title of host publication||Multimedia over IP and Wireless Networks: Compression, Networking, and Systems|
|Editors||Philip Chou, Mihaela van der Schaar|
|Number of pages||42|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
- channel protection
- error control techniques
- wireless networks