E2E Blocking Probability of IPTV and P2PTV

  • Yue Lu
  • Fernando Kuipers
  • Milena Janic
  • Piet Van Mieghem
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4982)


Increased Internet speeds together with new possibilities for tailor-made television services have spurred the interest in providing television via the Internet. Several television services are readily available and both IP-layer and application-layer (P2P) technologies are used. When disregarding commercial influences, customers will choose for IPTV or P2PTV based on the Quality of Experience (QoE). In this paper, we investigate one important QoE measure, namely the content blocking probability.


Multicast Tree Blocking Probability Television Channel Edge Router Upload Bandwidth 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yue Lu
    • 1
  • Fernando Kuipers
    • 1
  • Milena Janic
    • 2
  • Piet Van Mieghem
    • 1
  1. 1.Delft University of TechnologyNetherlands
  2. 2.TNO Information and Communication TechnologyNetherlands

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