Video over DSL with LDGM Codes for Interactive Applications
AbstractDigital Subscriber Line (DSL) network access is subject to error bursts, which, for interactive video, can introduce unacceptable latencies if video packets need to be re-sent. If the video packets are protected against errors with Forward Error Correction (FEC), calculation of the application-layer channel codes themselves may also introduce additional latency. This paper proposes Low-Density Generator Matrix (LDGM) codes rather than other popular codes because they are more suitable for interactive video streaming, not only for their computational simplicity but also for their licensing advantage. The paper demonstrates that a reduction of up to 4 dB in video distortion is achievable with LDGM Application Layer (AL) FEC. In addition, an extension to the LDGM scheme is demonstrated, which works by rearranging the columns of the parity check matrix so as to make it even more resilient to burst errors. Telemedicine and video conferencing are typical target applications. View Full-Text
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Al-Jobouri, L.; Casu, F.; Fleury, M.; Cabrera, J. Video over DSL with LDGM Codes for Interactive Applications. Computers 2016, 5, 9.
Al-Jobouri L, Casu F, Fleury M, Cabrera J. Video over DSL with LDGM Codes for Interactive Applications. Computers. 2016; 5(2):9.Chicago/Turabian Style
Al-Jobouri, Laith; Casu, Filippo; Fleury, Martin; Cabrera, Julián. 2016. "Video over DSL with LDGM Codes for Interactive Applications." Computers 5, no. 2: 9.
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