The Resource Multimedia and Communications Technology, 2nd Edition, Heath, Steve

Multimedia and Communications Technology, 2nd Edition, Heath, Steve

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Multimedia and Communications Technology, 2nd Edition
Title
Multimedia and Communications Technology, 2nd Edition
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Heath, Steve
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  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Multimedia and Communications Technology is a practical explanation of the technologies that bring together existing products such as the PC, telephone and television. It is precisely this revolution that the book addresses - offering an up to date technical overview of developments in PC technology, video and audio compression, telecommunications and many other disciplines. Written as a series of tutorials, the book starts with the fundamental techniques of digital audio and video, moving on to compression techniques such as JPEG and MPEG. The delivery systems for multimedia are then covered, starting with the CD and on to telephones, local and wide area networks and ATM and ASDL. The final chapters describe how these technologies are brought together in some key applications: · video conferencing · digital video broadcasting · video on demand · interactive television Steve Heath is responsible for European Strategy and Technology Development at Motorola. He has had many years experience in computer design and has presented papers on multimedia technology at international conferences. He is a well known technical writer and has written fourteen other books for Focal Press, Newnes and Butterworth-Heinemann
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Heath, Steve
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Multimedia and Communications Technology, 2nd Edition, Heath, Steve
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https://databases.mvlc.org/connect/oreilly?ID=9781136025693
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Edition
2nd edition
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1 online resource (352 pages)
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online
Issuing body
Made available through: O'Reilly Media Company.
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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(CaSebORM)9781136025693
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Multimedia and Communications Technology, 2nd Edition, Heath, Steve
Link
https://databases.mvlc.org/connect/oreilly?ID=9781136025693
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd edition
Extent
1 online resource (352 pages)
Form of item
online
Issuing body
Made available through: O'Reilly Media Company.
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(CaSebORM)9781136025693
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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