A Large-Scale Conference Service by Distributed Focus Control Method

분산 포커스 제어 방식에 의한 대규모 컨퍼런스 서비스

  • 장춘서 (금오공과대학교 컴퓨터공학과)
  • Received : 2014.03.26
  • Accepted : 2014.06.17
  • Published : 2014.07.28


The focus maintains and manages conference session in the conference service. Load of focus increases by the number of participants and it becomes the major reason that limits the extendability of the large-scale conference service. In this paper, a new distributed focus control method has been proposed to solve this problem. Load of focus has been distributed to several conference nodes to implement large-scale conference service in this architecture. Conference nodes which have focus function subscribe to conference server's conference information database, and focus hae been allocated dynamically to process participants needs according to total numbers of the conference participants. For this purpose a new conference control event package for focus load control has been suggested. Furthermore the exchange procedure of SIP messages between focuses and participants also been suggested. The performance of the proposed system has been evaluated by simulation.


Supported by : 금오공과대학교


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