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International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting
Volume 2017, Article ID 2456814, 9 pages
Research Article

A Novel Approach to Reduce the Unicast Bandwidth of an IPTV System in a High-Speed Access Network

LESSI Laboratory, Department of Physics, Faculty of Sciences Dhar El Mahraz, Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah University, Fez, Morocco

Correspondence should be addressed to El Hassane Khabbiza;

Received 29 June 2017; Revised 17 September 2017; Accepted 26 September 2017; Published 31 October 2017

Academic Editor: Jintao Wang

Copyright © 2017 El Hassane Khabbiza 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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