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ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications (TOMM), Volume 1 Issue 3, August 2005

IMCE: Integrated media creation environment
Brett Adams, Svetha Venkatesh, Ramesh Jain
Pages: 211-247
DOI: 10.1145/1083314.1083315
We discuss the design goals for an integrated media creation environment (IMCE) aimed at enabling the average user to create media artifacts with professional qualities. The resulting requirements are implemented and we demonstrate the efficacy of...

Flexible cross-domain event delivery for quality-managed multimedia applications
Christian Poellabauer, Karsten Schwan
Pages: 248-268
DOI: 10.1145/1083314.1083316
To meet end users' quality-of-service (QoS) requirements, online quality management for multimedia applications must include appropriate allocation of the underlying computing platform's resources. Previous work has developed novel operating system...

Temporal event clustering for digital photo collections
Matthew Cooper, Jonathan Foote, Andreas Girgensohn, Lynn Wilcox
Pages: 269-288
DOI: 10.1145/1083314.1083317
Organizing digital photograph collections according to events such as holiday gatherings or vacations is a common practice among photographers. To support photographers in this task, we present similarity-based methods to cluster digital photos by...

Coordinated enroute multimedia object caching in transcoding proxies for tree networks
Keqiu Li, Hong Shen
Pages: 289-314
DOI: 10.1145/1083314.1083318
Transcoding is a promising technology that allows systems to effect a quality-versus-size tradeoff on multimedia objects. As audio and video applications have proliferated on the Internet, caching in transcoding proxies has become an important...