We provide Amazon Machine Images with pre‐configured versions of Wowza that are ready to start through the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Management Console. There are two AWS purchasing options:
No up-front capital investment. Pay for what you use and enjoy free upgrades.
Supports two licensing models on Amazon EC2 select the licensing model on a per-instance basis.
With no minimum requirements on server instances you can quickly scale up or down as needed.
Pre-configured and tuned for Wowza.
Amazon's data centers are distributed around the globe, so you're close to your customers.
Stream Directly S3
Improve performance with content caching from Amazon Simple Storage Service with a mechanism that automatically adjusts based on the AMI instance type being used.
Licensing: Use Wowza's regular Monthly, Daily or standard Perpetual Edition license keys.
Capabilities: Wowza and all AddOns.
Billing: A monthly invoice from Wowza for Monthly or Daily license (not applicable if using a Perpetual license), and a separate monthly bill from Amazon for AWS instance usage and bandwidth.
Sign up for an Amazon Web Services (AWS) account to use Wowza on Amazon EC2 for streaming.
Get your Wowza License Key by selecting a plan.
Step Three (Optional)
Use in conjunction with your Wowza origin server license. CloudFront HTTP caching network for edge servers for scaling HTTP streaming traffic automatically. See www.wowza.com/awsdocs for more information.
Licensing: Wowza software license is embedded in Amazon DevPay AMIs. A separate license is not needed.
Capabilities: Wowza only (access to premium AddOns not available).
Billing: Receive a monthly bill from Amazon for a combination of Wowza software, EC2 instance usage and bandwidth.
One Simple Step to Get Started
Subscribe to AWS. Sign up on Amazon.com, and then deliver your streaming media content from the robust cloud services that Amazon uses to power thousands of customers and their own retail site. Wowza software runs on the Amazon service, and you get a single monthly bill from AWS.