Quality Windows Audio Video Experience Overview
Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2
Quality Windows Audio Video Experience (qWave)
Quality Windows Audio Video Experience (qWave) is a networking platform for audio video (AV) streaming applications on IP home networks. qWave enhances AV streaming performance and reliability by ensuring network quality-of-service (QoS) for AV applications. It provides mechanisms for admission control, run time monitoring and enforcement, application feedback, and traffic prioritization.
On Windows Server platforms, qWave provides only rate-of-flow and prioritization services.
For more information about qWave, see the Windows Server® 2008 TechCenter (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=48541).