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Multicast LAN Discovery

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Learn how to use the Windows 8 multicast LAN discovery effectively to connect people together for multiplayer games and collaboration apps. Internet Protocol (IP) multicast is a one-to-many and many-to-one delivery mechanism that is useful for efficiently distributing data to interested listening hosts at arbitrary locations on a home or work network, or on the Internet. This video snack complements the BUILD technical session PLAT-580T: Building Windows Runtime Sockets Apps.

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