DMAG MPEG activities (DMAG-MPEG)

July 2000 -

Project description

The ISO/IEC/JTC1 SC29/WG11: Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) is a working group of ISO/IEC in charge of the development of standards for coded representation of digital audio and video. Established in 1988, the group has produced MPEG-1, the standard on which such products as Video CD and MP3 are based, MPEG-2, the standard on which such products as Digital Television set top boxes and DVD are based, MPEG-4, the standard for multimedia for the fixed and mobile web and MPEG-7, the standard for description and search of audio and visual content. Work on the new standard MPEG-21 Multimedia Framework started in June 2000. Work on the new standard MPEG-M Multimedia Service Platform Technologies started in 2009. Several members of DMAG have participated and participate in the standardisation of several parts of MPEG standards.

DMAG activity

The most relevant activities are listed below: