What is Multimedia?
Pedagogy and technology
Multimedia in the Teaching Space
References on Multimedia and Videoconferncing Standards
http://www.dtsys.com/005dtva.htm (6k) - Descrition of MPEG-2 standard.
http://www.stud.ee.ethz.ch/~rggrandi/ (2k) - A comprehensive review of Video
compression techniques and standards
http://www2.msstate.edu/~fhm1/ETMM2.html (24k) A review of multimedia
http://www.cis.ohio-state.edu/~fine/ISDN/references.html - a reference list on
ISDN which is a useful lead in.
http://www.itu.ch - website of the International Telecommunications Union ,
with details of all ITU standards.
References on ISDN
http://alumni.caltech.edu:80/~dank/isdn - useful information on ISDN
http://www.pacbell.com/ISDNbook - a comprehensive website on many aspects of
videoc9onferencing including ISDN.
References on the Mbone and Multicasting
MBone: Multicasting Tomorrow's INTERNET by Kevin Savetz, Neil Randall, and
Yves Lepage (ISBN: 1-56884-723-8)
Published by IDG Books Worldwide, Inc. An International Data Group Company
919 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Suite 400, Foster City, CA 94404
Casner, Steve. "Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on the Multicast Backbone," 6
May 1993, available via anonymous FTP from venera.isi.edu:/mbone/faq.txt
Casner, Steve and Schulzrinne, Henning. "RTP: A Transport Protocol for
Real-Time Applications," IETF Draft, 20 October 1993.
Casner, Stephen and Deering, Stephen. "First IETF INTERNET Audiocast," ACM
SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review, San Diego California, July 1992, pp.
Comer, Douglas E. INTERNET working with TCP/IP, volume I, Prentice-Hall, New
Deering, Stephen. "Host Extensions for IP Multicasting", RFC 1112, August 1989.
Deering, Stephen. "MBONE-The Multicast Backbone," CERFnet Seminar, 3 March
Moy, John. "Multicast Extensions to OSPF," IETF Draft, July 1993.
Perlman, Radia. Interconnections: Bridges and Routers, Addison-Wesley, New
York, 1993, p. 258.
Curtis, Pavel, MBone map, available via anonymous FTP from
References on Networks
http://www.lonman.net.uk - details of the London Metropolitan Area
http://www.ed.ac.uk/EUCS/NSD/EastMAN-pages - details of the EASTMAN (Edinburgh
and Stirling Metropolitan Area Network)
http://www.ja.net - website of JANET (Joint Academic Network)
References on Projects
http://www.video.ja.net - description of the Videoconferencing Advisory
Service, which includes a number of databases and document on
http://www.video ja.net, - section on IP Software tools (1998)
http://www.cu-seeme.com/pub/iw.html, - CU-SeeMe for Macintosh and Windows
http://www-mice.ca.ucl.ac.uk/mice/mbone-review - review and references on the
Mbone and the MICE project (Multimedia Interactive Conferencing in Europe).