CHHATTISGARH SWAMI VIVEKANAND TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY, BHILAI (C.G.)
Semester: VIII Branch: Computer Science & Engg.
Subject: Distributed Multimedia
Unit-I: Components of Distributed system
Application software, Document store, Image and still video store, Audio and full motion video store,
Object directory service agent, Components service agent, User interface service agent.
Distributed Client- Server Operation
: Clients in distributed work group computing, Database
operations, Middleware in distributed work group computing .
Unit-II: Multimedia object server
Types of multimedia server, mass storage for multimedia servers, write once read many optical disks,
rewritable optical disks, Optical disk libraries, network topologies for multimedia object servers.
Multi server Network topologies
: traditional LANs, Extended LANs, High Speed LANs, WANs,
Network performance issues,
: Distributed Multimedia database
Database organization for multimedia applications, transaction management for multimedia system,
managing hypermedia records as objects.
Managing distributed object
: Inter server communication, object server architecture, object
identification, object revision management, optimizing network location of object, object directory
services, multimedia object retrieval, database replication techniques, Object migrations schemes,
Optimizing object storage.
System Design Methodology and Considerations
Fundamental Design issue, key deliverables, data mining enterprise requirements, technology
assessments, Business information model, Examining current architecture and feasibility,
Performance analysis: Performance analysis and monitoring, Impact of performance issues on
Designing for performance
Storage management, Access management and optimization of storage distribution, Maximizing
network transportation, managing system performance.
Multimedia system design
: System design methodology, designing system object, object oriented
multimedia system, designing objects, system design analysis, system extensibility.
1) Multimedia system design : Prabhat K.Andleigh , Kiran Thakrar
2) Multimedia: Computing, Communication and Application by “ Ralf Steinmetz and Klara Nahrstedt.
3) Data And Computer Communication by “ William Stallings