Understanding MPEG 4: Technology and Business Insights

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Taylor & Francis, Sep 10, 2012 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 328 pages
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The Practical Guide to MPEG 4 offers an up to date introduction to this important interactive and multimedia compression standard (including MPEG-4 Part 10), with real examples and information as to how and where this new technology should be used. All aspects of MPEG-4 that are relevant in today's technical landscape are described in this book, including video and audio creation, production, distribution, reception and consumption environment. This book explains everything you really need to know in jargon-free language: interactive systems, content management, deployment, licensing and business models.

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Chapter 1Introduction
Chapter 2MPEGdOrganization and Standard
The Technology in the Standard
Chapter 4Technology Beyond the Standard
BusinessdTechnology Interface
Chapter 6Looking AheaddMigration and Adoption Issues

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Moeritz is CEO of Dicas Digital Image Coding GmbH, a leading MPEG-focused video coding specialist based in Berlin, Germany.

Diepold has been actively involved with the MPEG-4 standardization process since 1995 and has developed various video-based products. He is a professor for data processing in the EE department at Munich University of Technology in Munich, Germany.

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