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Network Working Group                                       A. Filippov
Internet Draft                                      Huawei Technologies
Intended status: Informational                        November 23, 2015
Expires: May 23, 2016

           <Video Codec Requirements and Evaluation Methodology>
                   draft-ietf-netvc-requirements-00.txt

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Abstract

   This document provides requirements for a video codec designed
   mainly for use over the Internet. In addition, an evaluation
   methodology needed for measuring the parameters (compression
   efficiency, computational complexity, etc.) to ensure whether the
   stated requirements are fulfilled or not.

Table of Contents

   1. Introduction...................................................3
   2. Applications...................................................3
      2.1. Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) / IP-based over-the-top
      (OTT) video transmission.......................................4
      2.2. Video conferencing........................................5
      2.3. Video sharing.............................................6
      2.4. Screencasting.............................................7
      2.5. Game streaming............................................8
      2.6. Video monitoring / surveillance...........................8
   3. Requirements...................................................9
      3.1. Basic requirements.......................................10
         3.1.1. Input source formats:...............................10
         3.1.2. Coding delay:.......................................10
         3.1.3. Complexity:.........................................11
         3.1.4. Scalability:........................................11
         3.1.5. Error resilience:...................................11
      3.2. Optional requirements....................................11
         3.2.1. Input source formats................................11
         3.2.2. Scalability:........................................11
         3.2.3. Complexity:.........................................11
   4. Evaluation methodology........................................12
      4.1. Compression performance evaluation.......................12
   5. Security Considerations.......................................13
   6. Conclusions...................................................14
   7. References....................................................14
      7.1. Normative References.....................................14
      7.2. Informative References...................................14
   8. Acknowledgments...............................................15
   Appendix A. Abbreviations used in the text of this document......16
   Appendix B. Used terms...........................................17

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1. Introduction

   In this document, the requirements for a video codec designed mainly
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