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Internet Streaming Media, Wireless, and Multicast technology, services, & standards



LIVE555 Media Server [NEW]

A complete RTSP server application.

(See also the "LIVE555 Proxy Server", and the "LIVE555 HLS Proxy" (for "HTTP Live Streaming").)

LIVE555 Streaming Media

Source-code libraries for standards-based RTP/RTCP/RTSP/SIP multimedia streaming, suitable for embedded and/or low-cost streaming applications. See also:

Help support improvements and extensions to the "LIVE555 Streaming Media" software: LIVE555 Funded Projects.

liveCasterTM: A multicast MP3 streaming server

Use "liveCaster" to stream MP3 audio via multicast - even with a low-bandwidth Internet connection.
Receive and play multicast MP3 streams using "Winamp" or "RealPlayer G2"


Software for repairing corrupt DJI video files




A More Loss-Tolerant RTP Payload Format for MP3 Audio

How to relay IP Multicast across a Firewall


The UDP Multicast Tunneling Protocol

A simple, low-overhead protocol for tunneling UDP multicast using UDP unicast

(Here is an example of a 3rd-party service that uses UMTP.)

Accelerating the Deployment of Multicast Using Automatic Tunneling

Many Internet users currently cannot participate in wide-area IP multicast sessions, because their first-hop routers (or beyond) do not support IP multicast routing. We describe an application level (UDP-based) tunneling mechanism that allows non-multicast-connected users - with no modification to their operating systems - to automatically receive a large class of multicast sessions, pending the deployment of multicast in their upstream routers.

The "directory" SDP media type

Notifying RTSP Clients and Proxy Servers About Streams: The RTSP "REGISTER" Command


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Contacting Live Networks, Inc. (LIVE555.COM)

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