Published on November 18, 2016 by Chrome

Scalable Video Coding (SVC) is an advanced layering technique that is finding new life with broader use of H.264 and VP9. Historically SVC was often looked at as a technique that is suitable only for large multi-party video sessions, but we show where it has value in one-to-one scenarios too. As Gene shows, many of SVC’s advantages are particularly relevant for mobile environments.

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