March 19, 2018 by
What lies ahead for Facebook Live broadcasters in 2018? We’ll cover the top Facebook Live trends to watch this year, including new capabilities for user engagement and for video creators; augmented reality (AR) support; live video integration in VR app Spaces; Facebook Live GIFs; and square video.
March 14, 2018 by
Wowza Streaming Engine now has the capability to deliver HEVC/H.265 video. In this tutorial, you’ll get up-to-speed with encoding using the HEVC/H.265 codec.
March 12, 2018 by
Whether you’re a major media outlet, cable news network or local affiliate, here are the top 10 tips for broadcasters who want to expand their audience to Facebook Live.
March 9, 2018 by
It’s easy to forget that the recent Net Neutrality debate mirrors arguments made more than a decade ago. Our last post looked at Round 1 of the Net Neutrality matchup. Today, we’ll explore Round 2: from 2013 until 2017.
March 7, 2018 by
If you're thinking about streaming media, odds are, you either already know something about transcoding, or you're wondering why you keep hearing about it. In this post, we'll explain what transcoding is (and isn't), and why it might be critical for your streaming success, especially if you want to deliver adaptive streams to any device.
March 5, 2018 by
Every great superhero has an origin story. In this post, Wowza CEO Dave Stubenvoll compares the story of our flagship Wowza Streaming Engine software with that of our newest hero, Wowza ClearCaster.
February 26, 2018 by
In this post, we’ll explore AI, machine learning and deep learning; discuss their primary applications to video encoding and streaming delivery; and look at their other applications in video production.
February 26, 2018 by
The most important Facebook live metrics to improve video performance include post performance, audience engagement, viewer retention, clicks, reach and negative feedback. We show you where to find these 6 metrics in the Facebook Live analytics platform, Page Insights, and how to analyze them to improve live streams.
February 25, 2018 by
Adding ClearCaster to this TV station’s equipment setup made instability and dropped streams on Facebook Live a thing of the past.
February 23, 2018 by
So, you've signed up for your trial of Wowza Streaming Cloud—now what? To help you get started, here’s an end-to-end live-streaming workflow, that can be set up in a matter of minutes.