Multicast is the mechanism using which data traffic is reduced thoughout the network if a certain number of receivers are interested in the same data from the same source. This increases the efficiency of the network as less packets needs to be processed by the intermediate routers in the network. ...

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How To Set Multicast Rate On Apple AirPort Extreme

I have an Apple AirPort Extreme Rev C (2011) and I need to set a manual multicast rate. While I can set a manual multicast rate, I only have the option between low, medium and high. In the previous ...
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Problem in listening to multicast in multihomed Linux server

I am trying to write a multicast client on a machine with two NICs, and I can't make it work. I can see with a sniffer that once I start the program the NIC (eth4) start receiving the multicast ...
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Problems Receiving a Multicast stream - How to Debug?

Through my university I've got a multicast stream that I can watch (using VPN). I try to watch it using vlc, vlc udp://@233.121.29.1:1234 but nothing happens. When I try to double click to start it ...
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Weird connectivity issue wtih USB Wifi stick

I'm setting up two PCs, and I've been having massive troubles getting a USB wireless dongle working. I have two Sony VAIOs (Windows XP, SP2) that I found second-hand, and since they will be in a ...
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Checking if my ISP supports IP multicast [closed]

I want to cast a live stream and can't tell if my ISP will support multicast or not. How do I check whether my ISP supports IP multicast?
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Software to assist with a training environment

We are currently in the process of building a training room where we will bring clients to train them in the use of our software. The basics are that an instructor will provide training on how the ...