While most books on the subject focus on resource allocation in just one type of network, this book is the first to examine the common characteristics of multiple distributed video communication systems. Comprehensive and systematic, Optimal Resource Allocation for Distributed Video Communication presents a unified optimization framework for resour
Introduction. Optimized Resource Allocation for Scalable Video Communications. Optimal Resource Allocation for P2P Streaming Systems. Prefetching Scheme and Substream Allocation in P2P VoD Applications. Video Streaming over Wireless Ad Hoc Networks. Optimal Resource Allocation for Wireless Visual Sensor Networks.