Multimedia Applications by Ralf SteinmetzMultimedia Applications by Ralf Steinmetz

Multimedia Applications

byRalf Steinmetz

Paperback | January 27, 2011

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Multimedia Applicationsdiscusses the basic characteristics of multimedia document handling, programming, security, human computer interfaces, and multimedia application services. The overall goal of the book is to provide a broad understanding of multimedia systems and applications in an integrated manner: a multimedia application and its user interface must be developed in an integrated fashion with underlying multimedia middleware, operating systems, networks, security, and multimedia devices.

Fundamental information and properties of hypermedia document handling, multimedia security and various aspects of multimedia applications are presented, especially about document handling and their standards, programming of multimedia applications, design of multimedia information at human computer interfaces, multimedia security challenges such as encryption and watermarking, multimedia in education, as well as multimedia applications to assist preparation, processing and application of multimedia content.

Prof. Ralf Steinmetzworked for over nine years in industrial research and development of distributed multimedia systems and applications. Since 1996 he is the head of the Multimedia Communications Lab at Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany. From 1997 to 2001 he directed the Fraunhofer (former GMD) Integrated Publishing Systems ...
Title:Multimedia ApplicationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:246 pages, 25.4 × 20.3 × 0.01 inPublished:January 27, 2011Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3642074103

ISBN - 13:9783642074103

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction.- 2 Database Systems.- 3 Programming.- 4 Security.- 5 Documents, Hypertext, and Hypermedia.- 6 Design.- 7 User Interfaces.- 8 Multimedia Learning.- 9 Multimedia Applications.