Wowza Transcoder AddOn provides the ability to ingest a live stream, decode the video and audio, and then re-encode the stream to suit desired playback devices. Wowza Transcoder is a real time video transcoding and transrating solution. It can decode and re-encode audio and video in multiple formats with properly aligned key frames adaptive bitrate delivery.
Note: Wowza Media Server® 3.0.0 or later is required.
Ingest a non-H.264 video and non-AAC/MP3 audio formatted media stream and convert it to a properly key-frame-aligned set of adaptive bitrate media streams formatted with H.263 or H.264 video and AAC or MP3 audio.
Ingest an H.264 video and AAC/MP3 audio formatted media stream and create a full set of bitrate renditions that are key-frame-aligned to the source stream for adaptive bitrate delivery.
Supported video and audio formats
- G.711 (µ-law and A-law)
- MPEG-1 Layer 1/2