SVC, WebRTC and the Future of Video by Alex Eleftheriadis, IMTC/UCIF Activity Group Chair

1. Please provide some background info about yourself and your role with IMTC/UCIF’s over the years? I joined the IMTC Board of Directors in the beginning of 2011.  Vidyo, which I am the Chief Scientist and Co-founder, had grown considerably (it was founded in 2005), and one of our core technologies, Scalable Video Coding (SVC), …

SIP Video Profile Best Practices – Available Now!

We are pleased to announce the public availability of the “SIP Video Profile Best Practices” as an official IMTC document. The “SIP Video Profile Best Practices” provides implementation guidance enabling interoperable SIP-based video conferencing applications. The recommendations provided in the document are the result of contributions from technical experts of  several companies participating in the …

Mobile Video Series – Radvision Scopia Mobile V3

Back in May, I was arguing about the true meani cialis price ng of Telepresence. An analyst named Rob Bamforth from Quocirca wrote an article saying that the true meaning of Telepresence isn’t big screens and costly systems – it’s the illusion of being there – and for that he argued that low-lantancy is enough. …

IMTC, Free Radicals and Calendars

If you are puzzled by the title, don’t be – it will all make sense along the way, I promise. The post might be a bit long, but it will be easy to read. Last week, IMTC conducted its first ever CTO Roundtable. IMTC is really an engineering consortium, so the idea of bringing together …