Thursday, June 7, 2012

Things to consider in video streaming

Video streaming is gaining momentum. Nowadays nobody wants to download videos and watch. Why should we download videos if we can watch them online? But nobody can enjoy a video if it's quality is bad or if it periodically pauses for buffering etc. So every system administrators must be aware of some aspects while streaming videos. In this post we will discuss main points in streaming videos. The main aspects of video streaming are resolution, encoding, frame rate, bit rate, data rate, aspect ratio and data transfer rate.