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 …

Immersive Telepresence Experience – With an iPad

When you say telepresence, most people think of a large, well lit room filled with equipment that’s worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. But a new company is trying to redefine what telepresence is – by going back to basics. Double Robotics, a Mountain View CA startup, created a new product that delivers a somewhat …

Presentation – Traffic Emulation for Telepresence Interoperability testing

Shenick Network Systems is a maker of network performance monitoring systems. In the IMTC SuperOP 2010 event, Mark Lambe talked about Traffic Emulation in, as a part of the interoperability testing process for Telepresence systems. Telepresence Testing Approach by Shenick