Media containers

June 2011
Broadcast Engineering (World Edition);Jun2011, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p18
The article focuses on media containers, which contain audio, video and data elements and can function as a file entity. It states that they can be assembled offline and later stored as finite computer files. It mentions that the Microsoft Corp.'s Advanced Systems Format (ASF) is an extensible file format which has one or more than one digital media streams. It highlights that RealMedia (RM) which is a proprietary video codec carries realvideo and realaudio streams.


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