Archives for Barry Owen

Barry Owen is Wowza’s resident video streaming expert and vice president of solutions engineering. In this role, he leads a team dedicated to helping customers succeed. From architecting custom applications to solving complex problems, Barry leverages more than 25 years of experience developing software-as-a-service, cloud-based, and live streaming platforms to create innovative solutions that empower organizations across every use case.

Combining Large-Scale Broadcasting With Interactive Video Chat

August 16, 2021

  Today, live entertainment is a two-way street. Even when it comes to routine programming like sports, viewers often engage with multiple screens during a broadcast. Whether at the stadium or at home, your experience…

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Live Event Support: What It Is and How It Works

August 11, 2021

  We’ve spent over a decade learning how to make live streaming easier, better, and more powerful. That’s why we launched Wowza Professional Services a few years back, and it’s why we provide guidance and…

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5 Live Streaming Use Cases to Watch for in 2021

July 12, 2021

  Streaming technology is flexible enough to benefit every industry. And while for many, ‘streaming’ is synonymous with Netflix, that only covers a very specific use case and business model: subscription video on demand (SVOD)…

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360° Immersive Video and Extended Reality (XR) in 2021

May 20, 2021

  There’s no denying that virtual reality (VR)-powered immersive video hasn’t lived up to its hype. Several factors contributed to this, including the lacking quality and processing power of early VR headsets, the overall costliness…

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Do You Need Professional Services? [Decision Tree]

April 27, 2021

Building a streaming solution with Wowza, but unsure whether or not you’d benefit from extra help along the way? Take a look at our decision tree below to evaluate your organization’s development and engineering needs.…

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6 Telehealth Use Cases to Watch For

April 14, 2021

  It used to be that telehealth described a relatively limited range of services. But that’s all changed in 2021. The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated digital transformation across every industry, and healthcare led the way. Remote…

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10 Streaming Trends for 2021

January 8, 2021

  Update January 2022: We’ve published a more recent list of streaming trends, 10 Streaming Trends for 2022. Check out the post to learn about the most cutting-edge developments in the streaming industry. Learn More…

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