Several architectural aspects and options are discussed for producing video based services: storage and transcoder placement, routing and (staggered) multi-casting, buffering/smoothing and retiming streams, separate handling of I-frames from B-/P-frames and applying optical flow switching.

© 2010 IEEE Communications Society, IEEE Photonics Society, OSA, Telcordia

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