Multimedia Systems

Multimedia systems are information systems that combine the different types of media. Professional multimedia systems, especially when being created, involve many participants with a wide breadth of experience. Multimedia systems encompass the entire information process. This topic emphasises the information process of displaying.

Characteristics of multimedia systems

The demands placed on hardware by multimedia systems

Fields of expertise required in the development of multimedia applications

Examples of multimedia systems

Multimedia is described as having four major areas of use

Advances in technology

Displaying in multimedia systems

Other information processes in multimedia systems

Processing

Organising

Storing and retrieving

Collecting

Issues related to multimedia systems