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Last updated on Dec 27, 2018

Real-Time Messaging Protocol

Abbreviated as RTMP. A protocol for streaming audio, video and data over the Internet, used primarily between an Adobe Flash player and a server.

Real-time Transport Protocol

Abbreviated as RTP. A network protocol for delivering video and audio over IP networks.

Reference Input

The reference input lets you adjust the timing of the video outputs of your hardware. This is commonly used in large broadcast facilities where the video output needs to be accurately timed.

Remote Procedure Call

Abbreviated as RPC. In distributed computing, when a computer program causes a procedure (subroutine) to execute in another address space (commonly on another computer on a shared network), which is coded as if it were a normal (local) procedure call, without the programmer explicitly coding the details for the remote interaction.

REST

Abbreviation for Representational state transfer. A style of software architecture for distributed hypermedia systems.

Reversed Letterboxing

Reversed Letterboxing, or Pillarboxing, is the display of an image within a wider image frame by adding lateral mattes (i.e., vertical bars at the sides).

Round Robin Sequential

Transmits packets in first available network interface (NIC) slave through the last. This mode provides load balancing and fault tolerance.

RPC

Abbreviation of Remote Procedure Call. In distributed computing, when a computer program causes a procedure (subroutine) to execute in another address space (commonly on another computer on a shared network), which is coded as if it were a normal (local) procedure call, without the programmer explicitly coding the details for the remote interaction.

RPM

RPM Package Manager. Package management system used for .rpm files.

RTMP

Abbreviation of Real Time Messaging Protocol. A protocol for streaming audio, video and data over the Internet, used primarily between an Adobe Flash player and a server.

RTP

Abbreviation of Real-time Transport Protocol. A network protocol for delivering video and audio over IP networks.