8 June 2012, the IEEE-SA Standards Board approved IEEE Std 2200-2012:
IEEE Standard Protocol for Stream Management in Media Client Devices.
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This Revision will include
support for "intermediate" devices such as file servers in the home,
uniquely discovering other devices and their capabilities.
Title: Revision to IEEE Standard 2200-2012, IEEE Standard Protocol for Stream Management
in Media Client Devices
standard will define interfaces for intelligently routing and
replicating content over heterogeneous networks and communications
protocols to devices with local storage.
purpose is to optimize the delivery of media content to consumer
devices containing local storage, taking into account network and
content policies, network capabilities, storage capabilities, and