RTP Payload Format for the iSAC Codec
draft-ietf-avt-rtp-isac-02

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Network Working Group                                        T. le Grand
Internet-Draft                                                    Google
Intended status: Standards Track                                P. Jones
Expires: April 21, 2013                                         P. Huart
                                                           Cisco Systems
                                                           T. Shabestary
                                                      H. Alvestrand, Ed.
                                                                  Google
                                                        October 18, 2012

                 RTP Payload Format for the iSAC Codec
                       draft-ietf-avt-rtp-isac-02

Abstract

   iSAC is a proprietary wideband speech and audio codec developed by
   Global IP Solutions (now part of Google), suitable for use in Voice
   over IP applications.  This document describes the payload format for
   iSAC generated bit streams within a Real-Time Protocol (RTP) packet.
   Also included here are the necessary details for the use of iSAC with
   the Session Description Protocol (SDP).

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   "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this
   document are to be interpreted as described in RFC 2119 [1].

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
   2.  iSAC Codec Description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
   3.  RTP Payload Format . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
     3.1.  iSAC Wideband Payload Format . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
     3.2.  Payload Header . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6
     3.3.  Encoded Speech Data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6
     3.4.  iSAC Superwideband Payload Format  . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
     3.5.  Encoded Upper-band Speech Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8
     3.6.  Padding  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8
     3.7.  Multiple iSAC frames in an RTP packet  . . . . . . . . . .  9
   4.  IANA Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
   5.  Mapping to SDP Parameters  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
     5.1.  Example Initial Target Bit Rate  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
     5.2.  Example Max Bit Rate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
   6.  Security Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
   7.  Acknowledgments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
   8.  References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     8.1.  Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     8.2.  Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
   Authors' Addresses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

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1.  Introduction

   This document gives a general description of the iSAC wideband speech
   codec and specifies the iSAC payload format for usage in RTP packets.
   Also included here are the necessary details for the use of iSAC with
   the Session Description Protocol (SDP).

2.  iSAC Codec Description

   The iSAC codec is an adaptive wideband/superwideband speech and audio
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