FGS over S-CDMA by Stream-Code Partition

Fang-Chu CHEN  Shang-Chih MA  

Publication
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Communications   Vol.E87-B   No.2   pp.350-353
Publication Date: 2004/02/01
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Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: LETTER
Category: Transmission Systems and Transmission Equipment
Keyword: 
fine granularity scalability,  S-CDMA,  stream-code partition,  CATV,  

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Summary: 
The poor capability of bandwidth management on the current CATV network hinders the promotion of multi-media streaming services. This paper proposes a solution by applying stream-code partition on the S-CDMA system adopted in the DOCSIS 2.0 standard. The method makes use of the Fine Granularity Scalability source coding and offers an efficient way for uplink rate control, so that bandwidth management can be performed in an extremely flexible manner.