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Towards network-wide QoE fairness using openflow-assisted adaptive video streaming

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Towards network-wide QoE fairness using openflow-assisted adaptive video streaming. / Georgopoulos, Panagiotis; Elkhatib, Yehia; Broadbent, Matthew et al.

FhMN '13 : Proceedings of the 2013 ACM SIGCOMM workshop on Future human-centric multimedia networking. New York : ACM, 2013. p. 15-20.

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Georgopoulos, P, Elkhatib, Y, Broadbent, M, Mu, M & Race, N 2013, Towards network-wide QoE fairness using openflow-assisted adaptive video streaming. in FhMN '13 : Proceedings of the 2013 ACM SIGCOMM workshop on Future human-centric multimedia networking. ACM, New York, pp. 15-20. https://doi.org/10.1145/2491172.2491181

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Georgopoulos, P., Elkhatib, Y., Broadbent, M., Mu, M., & Race, N. (2013). Towards network-wide QoE fairness using openflow-assisted adaptive video streaming. In FhMN '13 : Proceedings of the 2013 ACM SIGCOMM workshop on Future human-centric multimedia networking (pp. 15-20). ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2491172.2491181

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Georgopoulos P, Elkhatib Y, Broadbent M, Mu M, Race N. Towards network-wide QoE fairness using openflow-assisted adaptive video streaming. In FhMN '13 : Proceedings of the 2013 ACM SIGCOMM workshop on Future human-centric multimedia networking. New York: ACM. 2013. p. 15-20 doi: 10.1145/2491172.2491181

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Georgopoulos, Panagiotis ; Elkhatib, Yehia ; Broadbent, Matthew et al. / Towards network-wide QoE fairness using openflow-assisted adaptive video streaming. FhMN '13 : Proceedings of the 2013 ACM SIGCOMM workshop on Future human-centric multimedia networking. New York : ACM, 2013. pp. 15-20

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