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Soft, vertical handover of streamed video

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3 Author(s)
Cunningham, G. ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Coll. Dublin, Ireland ; Perry, P. ; Murphy, L.

The delay and jitter of an RTP (real time protocol) stream transported by TCP over WLAN are examined as candidates for assisting handover between networks. Jitter was found to be a good indicator of when a mobile is close to the edge of a WLAN cell and was used to spawn a vertical handover mechanism. The implemented handover scheme used an averaged delay difference to complete the handover of the video stream.

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3G Mobile Communication Technologies, 2004. 3G 2004. Fifth IEE International Conference on

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2004