On the efficient use of video-on-demand storage facility
J Guo, P Taylor, M Zukerman, S Chan, KS Tang, EWM Wong
2003 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MULTIMEDIA AND EXPO, VOL II, PROCEEDINGS | IEEE | Published : 2003
We consider a video-on-demand system in which multiple copies of each movie file are kept in separate disks. Various schemes for file allocation and retrieval are considered and compared. We have introduced a certain easy-to-implement scheme that requires 15% more storage than another certain harder-to-implement scheme.