Chapter 9. Introducing Streaming Media

Introducing Streaming Media
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In this Chapter, you will learn the basic concepts required to stream content on your network, which include the following topics:


Streaming Media Files and Content Playback—You can encapsulate streaming media in container files. Users who request these container files can play back the content in their media players.


Delivering Streaming Media—To transport streaming media on your network, your streaming media application requires a real-time transport protocol, such as RTP. To enable further control and scalability of your network resources, ...

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