How do you put a TV station on the Mbone? (was: Royal Wedding...)

Robert Bonomi bonomi at mail.r-bonomi.com
Fri Apr 29 14:50:18 CDT 2011


> From nanog-bounces+bonomi=mail.r-bonomi.com at nanog.org  Fri Apr 29 12:24:21 2011
> Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2011 14:23:23 -0300
> Subject: Re: How do you put a TV station on the Mbone? (was: Royal Wedding...)
> From: Rubens Kuhl <rubensk at gmail.com>
> To: Nanog <nanog at nanog.org>
>
> >> Isn't the real problem with global multicast: "How do we ultimately
> >> bill the broadcaster for all that traffic amplification that happened
> >> *inside* every other AS?" It seems like you'd have to do per-packet
> >> accounting at every router, and coordinate billing/reporting amongst
> >> all providers that saw those packets.
>
> Broadcast encrypted streams. Unicast the key distribution, allowing
> interested parties to count, bill, block, allow, litigate, agree...
>
>
> Rubens
>




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