How do you put a TV station on the Mbone?

Tim Durack tdurack at
Fri Apr 29 20:40:45 UTC 2011

On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 3:11 PM, Joel Jaeggli <joelja at> wrote:
> On 4/29/11 10:12 AM, Jay Ashworth wrote:
> It turns out that as a content provider you can unicast video delivery
> without coordinating the admission of your content onto every edge
> eyeball network on the planet. It's cheap enough that it makes money on
> fairly straght-forward internet business models and it apparently scales
> to meet the needs of justin beiber fans.

Imagine: multicast internet radio! Awesome!

I have a feeling streaming is going to stay unicast.

Multicast is a great technical solution in search of a good business problem.


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