Patent Number: 6,298,071

Title: Method and apparatus for processing variable bit rate information in an information distribution system

Abstract: A method and apparatus for managing both link and disk bandwidth utilization within the context of a multiple subscriber or user information distribution system by selectively providing variable bitrate and constant low bitrate information streams to one or more subscribers.

Inventors: Taylor; Clement G. (Plainsboro, NJ), Lerman; Jesse S. (Princeton, NJ)

Assignee: Diva Systems Corporation

International Classification: H04N 5/00 (20060101); H04J 003/16 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018