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PSU COE Streaming Video Offering Shan Karimushan & William Burkhard Center for Electronic Design, Communications & Computing The College of Engineering The Pennsylvania State University 08 November 2002 Presentation Topics Purpose of Streaming Media Services

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PSU COEStreaming Video Offering

Shan Karimushan

&

William Burkhard

Center for Electronic Design,

Communications & Computing

The College of Engineering

The Pennsylvania State University

08 November 2002


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Presentation Topics

  • Purpose of Streaming Media Services

  • Pros & Cons of Video Streaming

  • Existing Applications in the COE Environment

  • System Design

    • Hardware/Software Structure

  • Future Enhancements

  • Some Examples

  • Conclusion


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Purpose of Streaming Media Services

  • Provide on-demand video information to a targeted audience.

  • In the College of Engineering, purposes include:

    • Alternate way of delivering lectures

    • Providing highlights of research projects to targeted audiences: sponsors, industry, government, alumni…

    • Distance Education and Learning cooperative initiatives

    • Webcasting information on College and Departmental web sites

  • Specific targeted audience includes:

    • Students, prospective students, faculty, program sponsors, industry, government, alumni…


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Existing Applications in the College of Engineering

  • Distance Education (Talking Head, Low Motion):

    • NucE 501 Fall 2002

    • Site: http://www.engr.psu.edu/cde/NucE501/FA2002/course-home.html

    • Production Volume: 2 lectures/week, 4 videos/week

    • Encoding Rates: Broadband 100&150K, 480x360 screen & Modem 25–90K, 342x240 screen

  • Science, Technology, & Society/ PSU Green Design:

    • 9th Annual Green Design Conference

    • Site: http://www.engr.psu.edu/sts/greendesign/video.htm

    • Encoding Rates: Broadband 90K & 150K, 240x180 screen & Modems 28K–56K, 160x120 screen

  • College Web Page (High Motion, Stereo Sound):

    • Dean’s Message

    • Site: http://www.engr.psu.edu/welcome.stm

    • Encoding Rates: Broadband 220K & 350K, 320x240 screen; 90K & 150K, 240x180 screen; &, Modem 28K–56K, 160x120 screen


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System Design Hardware/Software Structure

  • Encoding Hardware & Software

    • DELL Precision 530 Workstation:

      • Dual Intel 1.8 GHz Xeon Processors

      • 512 MB of RAM

      • 80GB 7200 RPM Hard Drive

      • Osprey 220 audio/video capture card for direct conversion of video tapes to Windows Media files

      • Dazzle Hollywood DV firewire high motion video capture device to capture high quality MPEG or AVI files

      • Windows XP Professional

      • Windows Media 7.1

      • Sony VCR

  • Streaming Video Server

    • DELL PowerEdge 1550 Server:

      • Dual Intel 1.0GHz Pentium 3 Processors (COE Web Server)

      • 1GB of RAM

      • 3–36G, 10,000 RPM Hard Drives Configured as RAID Level 5

      • Windows 2K Advanced Server

      • Windows Media Server 4.1

      • Microsoft IIS


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Future Service Enhancements

  • Video Shooting & Editing Services

  • Live Webcasting

  • 24x7 Streaming Media Camera

  • Support of Other Media Streaming Services

    • Real

    • QuickTime


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Some Examples

  • NucE 501 Fall 2002

    • Site: http://www.engr.psu.edu/cde/NucE501/FA2002/course-home.html

  • 9th Annual Green Design Conference

    • Site: http://www.engr.psu.edu/sts/greendesign/video.htm

  • Dean’s Message

    • Site: http://www.engr.psu.edu/welcome.stm

  • Department of Architectural Engineering, Building Envelop Research Laboratory

    • Sites:

      • http://www.engr.psu.edu/mediademo/ae_test_high.htm

      • http://www.engr.psu.edu/mediademo/ae_test_med.htm


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Conclusion

  • The initial offering of Streaming Media Services is still in its infancy.

  • The implementation high performance Encoding and Delivery servers utilizing readily available Microsoft software accompanied by ancillary video capturing hardware and software help keep costs manageable.

  • The offering of Streaming Media Services is being well received by College faculty.

    • Demands for both video capturing and streaming services continues to grow.

  • Additional streaming services are needed in the future to support other popular media players: e.g., Real Player & QuickTime.


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