Computer Communications and Networks

Guide to Voice and Video over IP

For Fixed and Mobile Networks

Authors: Sun, L., Mkwawa, I.-H., Jammeh, E., Ifeachor, E.

  • Provides illustrative worked examples, end-of-chapter problems, and step-by-step case studies with challenging hands-on exercises
  • Introduces the fundamental techniques and key concepts in voice/video over IP for voice/video calls over fixed and mobile IP networks
  • Presents detailed practical solutions for VoIP and mobile VoIP using the latest open source tools and packages
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About this Textbook

This book presents a review of the latest advances in speech and video compression, computer networking protocols, the assessment and monitoring of VoIP quality, and next generation network architectures for multimedia services. The book also concludes with three case studies, each presenting easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions together with challenging hands-on exercises. Features: provides illustrative worked examples and end-of-chapter problems; examines speech and video compression techniques, together with speech and video compression standards; describes the media transport protocols RTP and RTCP, as well as the VoIP signalling protocols SIP and SDP; discusses the concepts of VoIP quality of service and quality of experience; reviews next-generation networks based on the IP multimedia subsystem and mobile VoIP; presents case studies on building a VoIP system based on Asterisk, setting up a mobile VoIP system based on Open IMS and Android mobile, and analysing VoIP protocols and quality.

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“This book guides readers through the technologies and applications of voice and video over Internet protocol (VoIP). It is a comprehensive work based on the teaching and research experiences of the authors, and an excellent resource for understanding and practicing key techniques and tools for VoIP. … This book could serve as a textbook for students or a reference for practitioners.” (Hari Vishwakarma, Computing Reviews, July, 2013)

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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • ISBN 978-1-4471-5843-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Guide to Voice and Video over IP
Book Subtitle
For Fixed and Mobile Networks
Authors
Series Title
Computer Communications and Networks
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-4905-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-4905-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-4904-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-5843-1
Series ISSN
1617-7975
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 272
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