A novel multi-tariff charging method for next generation multicast and broadcast service

Sok-Ian Sou, Phone Lin, Ssu Shih Chen, Jeu Yih Jeng

研究成果: Conference contribution

1 引文 (Scopus)

摘要

Different from unicast data delivery through dedicated channels, next generation Multicast and Broadcast Service (MBS) delivers data with higher bandwidth efficiency through multicasting. When a group of online users receive the same MBS content, the average MBS network cost per user can be significantly reduced. However, traditional charging methods are unable to account for the variation of network resource. To address this shortfall, this paper develops an innovative concept in MBS charging to realize the goal that "the more users join an MBS session, the more everyone saves." Specifically, we propose a multi-tariff charging method for MBS with a competitive advantage that attracts more users to subscribe to MBS services. Analysis and numerical results demonstrate that operators can alleviate customer concerns about user credit consumption with dynamic tariff while remaining profitable in MBS. These features in our multi-tariff charging method can create a "win-win" situation for both operators and subscribers.

原文English
主出版物標題2012 Proceedings IEEE INFOCOM, INFOCOM 2012
頁面1188-1196
頁數9
DOIs
出版狀態Published - 2012 六月 4
事件IEEE Conference on Computer Communications, INFOCOM 2012 - Orlando, FL, United States
持續時間: 2012 三月 252012 三月 30

出版系列

名字Proceedings - IEEE INFOCOM
ISSN(列印)0743-166X

Other

OtherIEEE Conference on Computer Communications, INFOCOM 2012
國家United States
城市Orlando, FL
期間12-03-2512-03-30

指紋

Multicasting
Bandwidth
Costs

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Science(all)
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

引用此文

Sou, S-I., Lin, P., Chen, S. S., & Jeng, J. Y. (2012). A novel multi-tariff charging method for next generation multicast and broadcast service. 於 2012 Proceedings IEEE INFOCOM, INFOCOM 2012 (頁 1188-1196). [6195478] (Proceedings - IEEE INFOCOM). https://doi.org/10.1109/INFCOM.2012.6195478
Sou, Sok-Ian ; Lin, Phone ; Chen, Ssu Shih ; Jeng, Jeu Yih. / A novel multi-tariff charging method for next generation multicast and broadcast service. 2012 Proceedings IEEE INFOCOM, INFOCOM 2012. 2012. 頁 1188-1196 (Proceedings - IEEE INFOCOM).
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研究成果: Conference contribution

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