Archiving Web Video

Posted October 22, 2010
Areas : Rich Media, General.

The paper entitled “Archiving Web Video” by R. Pop, G. Vasile and J. Masanès has been accepted for presentation at IWAW 2010

Web archivists have a difficult time gathering web video that are, more often than not served with non-standard tools and protocols. This paper offers a survey of the state of the art in this domain.
Based on an experience of several years gathering web video content, detailed examples are presented to help understand the issues and solution to capture web video content.
This paper also presents an architectural framework for scaling web video content capture developed as part of the EU research project LiWA.