Reliable Unicast Streaming with Multiple Peers in IP Networks

  • Florian Unterkircher
  • Michael Welzl
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2376)


The traditional client/server model with its single point of failure and centralized administration has turned out to be a poor fit for file downloads for some applications; the same may apply to streaming media services in the near future. We propose an architecture for streaming media in a peer-to-peer network scenario that is robust and efficient, and expected to be advantageous even if links are asymmetric.


Local Cache Media Stream Streaming Medium Streaming Application Network Address Translation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Florian Unterkircher
    • 1
  • Michael Welzl
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer Science Dept.University of InnsbruckInnsbruckAustria

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