Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Multimedia transmission on Amazon region using wireless broadband networks

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

7 Author(s)

This work presents results for multimedia transmission using wireless broadband networks installed in some remote cities in Amazon region. In 15 cities at State of Para, Brazil, the local government is installing wireless networks to provide wideband internet access to public agents, such as schools, hospitals, police stations and office buildings in a great project named NavegaPara. Each city has a base station working on 5.7 GHz and serving around 30 subscribers, which use an individual broadband transceiver (IBT) to access the network. The aggregate throughput (downstream + upstream) for each client is 7 Mbps, 14 Mbps or 30 Mbps depending on the installed equipment and the distance between the base station and the client unit. It is presented a typical scenario for multimedia transmission using the available infrastructure. In this case, an IBT is connected directly to a computer, which is connected to a video camera transmitting video traffic. The available infrastructure is useful for broadcasting the public television signal (Funtelpa) in uncovered areas of State of Para. Metrics such as throughput and latency are collected and analyzed. Obtained results show that multimedia transmission using NavegaPara infrastructure has satisfactory results.

Published in:

Broadband Multimedia Systems and Broadcasting, 2009. BMSB '09. IEEE International Symposium on

Date of Conference:

13-15 May 2009

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.