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Multicast ABR

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Technology which permits to media objects that are common in HTTP-based streaming protocols. In one instantiation, it is composed of two components: one server to create a multicast feed from the HTTP unicast (with the several quality layers) and one client able to transform back the multicast to an HTTP unicast.

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