Category Archives: SVC

LifeSize Responds to Polycom’s Recent Announcement on HP, Microsoft and the Cloud

by Craig Malloy, CEO, LifeSize Yesterday, Polycom announced plans to acquire HP’s Visual Collaboration Business, support for Microsoft Lync and SVC, and their Open Visual Communications Consortium (OVCC). I’d like to discuss these offerings and how LifeSize will continue to … Continue reading

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SVC Demystified: Series Conclusion: SVC Ready

by Casey King, CTO, LifeSize First I want to thank Stefan Slivinski for writing the SVC Demystified blog series. If you haven’t read it, take a look there first. Hopefully you have a slightly better understanding of how this video … Continue reading

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SVC Demystified: Error Resiliency Part 6 of 7

by Stefan Slivinski, Video Team Manager, LifeSize The Internet is imperfect; data gets lost all the time. There are some methods to ensure that data always arrives intact, but these methods often introduce delay. As a result, video conferencing and … Continue reading

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SVC Demystified: Video Conferencing Bridges Part 5 of 7

by Stefan Slivinski, Video Team Manager, LifeSize There are many applications for SVC, both outside and within the video communications space. One example is a video conferencing bridge, which allows several people to participate in the same video call. It’s … Continue reading

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SVC Demystified: Video – Combining Temporal and Spatial Scalability Part 4 of 7

by Stefan Slivinski, Video Team Manager, LifeSize In my last two blogs I described temporal and spatial scalability and how they work. It’s important to note that temporal and spatial scalability are not mutually exclusive. In fact, they would most … Continue reading

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SVC Demystified: What Is Spacial Scalability? Part 3 of 7

by Stefan Slivinski, Video Team Manager, LifeSize In my last article I talked about one of the two components of SVC: temporal scalability. This article takes us to the second component, spatial scalability. To start, let’s think about the way … Continue reading

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