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Applied Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing
Volume 2011, Article ID 237561, 8 pages
Research Article

Flexible-Segmentation-Jumping Strategy to Reduce User-Perceived Latency for Video on Demand

CAS, Key Laboratory of Network Communication System and Control, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Hefei, Anhui 230027, China

Received 11 August 2010; Revised 7 November 2010; Accepted 9 February 2011

Academic Editor: Miin-Shen Yang

Copyright © 2011 Jun Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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