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*;ISO-13818-4 : Conformance testing (read if you want to write a multiplexer or an encoder)
 
*;ISO-13818-4 : Conformance testing (read if you want to write a multiplexer or an encoder)
  
*;ISO-13818-6 : DSM-CC (Digital Storage Media Command and Control, used to transmit [[MHP]] applications and other data
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*;ISO-13818-6 : Extensions for DSM-CC (Digital Storage Media Command and Control).  The DSM-CC specification covers several different aspects of broadband service delivery.  One of these includes the "Download" Protocol, which has several variations, including [[DSM-CC ObjectCarousel Protocol|DSM-CC ObjectCarousel]], which is used to transmit interactive multimedia information, such as is the case with [[MHP]] or [[MHEG-5]] applications, and other data.
  
 
*;ISO-13818-7 : Advanced Audio Coding (AAC)
 
*;ISO-13818-7 : Advanced Audio Coding (AAC)
  
 
For a full list of the MPEG-2 standard's documents, see the ISO website.
 
For a full list of the MPEG-2 standard's documents, see the ISO website.
 
In addition, given that the MPEG-2 Standard is a superset of the [[MPEG-1 Standard]], you will find that it will, in places, refer to the older MPEG-1 standards documents (especially in the case of audio coding), so you may wish to read ISO-11172 as well.
 
  
 
==Also See==
 
==Also See==
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* Given that the MPEG-2 Standard is a superset of the [[MPEG-1 Standard]], you will find that it will, in places, refer to the older MPEG-1 standards documents (especially in the case of audio coding), so you may wish to read ISO-11172 as well
 
* The [[DVB Standards]]
 
* The [[DVB Standards]]
 
* The [[ATSC|ATSC Standard]]s  
 
* The [[ATSC|ATSC Standard]]s  

Revision as of 17:32, 17 January 2008

The Moving Picture Coding Experts Group (MPEG) was established by Leonardo Chiariglione in January 1988.

The MPEG-2 Standard is defined in ISO-13818, which is comprised of the following documents (some of them are also published by ITU):

  • ISO-13818-2 aka ITU-T H.262 
    Video
  • ISO-13818-3 
    Audio
  • ISO-13818-4 
    Conformance testing (read if you want to write a multiplexer or an encoder)
  • ISO-13818-6 
    Extensions for DSM-CC (Digital Storage Media Command and Control). The DSM-CC specification covers several different aspects of broadband service delivery. One of these includes the "Download" Protocol, which has several variations, including DSM-CC ObjectCarousel, which is used to transmit interactive multimedia information, such as is the case with MHP or MHEG-5 applications, and other data.
  • ISO-13818-7 
    Advanced Audio Coding (AAC)

For a full list of the MPEG-2 standard's documents, see the ISO website.

Also See

  • Given that the MPEG-2 Standard is a superset of the MPEG-1 Standard, you will find that it will, in places, refer to the older MPEG-1 standards documents (especially in the case of audio coding), so you may wish to read ISO-11172 as well
  • The DVB Standards
  • The ATSC Standards

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