Probably not many know that MPEG started as a subgroup of JTC 1/SC 2/WG 8 (SC 2 is the subcommittee in charge of character coding). When WG 8 became SC 29 the WG 8 subgroups (JBIG, JPEG, MPEG and MHEG) became working groups: WG 9,
MPEG is a unique machine that has produced and counts on producing standards affecting the life of billions of people and wide swathes of the industry. Read at https://lnkd.in/eAgSNcR why industry and consumers have the right to expect that this machine is allowed to do
The board of company STN has asked its CEO to have a look at how the company is organised. The company has two divisions serving loyal customers and is faring well. However, it has an odd unbalance between its two M and J divisions: M
On Saturday 19 October 2019 I talked about “The world is going digital – MPEG did so 30 years ago” at the Joint IEC TC 100 and JTC 1 workshop held in Shanghai.
I do some work promoting this MPEG Future LinkedIn group :-). Here is a message I have received: “Thanks a lot for sharing this information and inviting me in the group. I know about the origins of MPEG from explanations from two professors and I
What is MPEG productivity? A good measure is the number of standards produced
When a new standard is planned, it is important to identify the requirements it should satisfy. In MPEG, requirements are collected, prioritized and handled by the Requirements subgroup. This subgroup is in charge of driving and shaping the very early phases in the development of
In the last 4+ years MPEG has successfully collaborated with Work Group 5 of ISO TC276 Biotechnology to develop a standard for Genomic Information Representation (ISO/IEC 23092, a.k.a. MPEG-G). MPEG provided the expertise in media coding, and TC 276 provided the requirements expressed by users