Guidelines for Extending the RTP Control Protocol (RTCP)

Ott, J., and Perkins, C. (2010) Guidelines for Extending the RTP Control Protocol (RTCP). Internet RFC, 5968, pp. 1-17.

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Abstract

The RTP Control Protocol (RTCP) is used along with the Real-timem Transport Protocol (RTP) to provide a control channel between media senders and receivers. This allows constructing a feedback loop to enable application adaptation and monitoring, among other uses. The basic reporting mechanisms offered by RTCP are generic, yet quite powerful and suffice to cover a range of uses. This documentn provides guidelines on extending RTCP if those basic mechanisms prove insufficient.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Perkins, Dr Colin
Authors: Ott, J., and Perkins, C.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Computing Science
Journal Name:Internet RFC
Publisher:Internet Society
ISSN:2070-1721

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