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Grow your live streaming audience from thousands to millions in 90 seconds flat

October 3, 2014 3:10 am Published by Comments Off on Grow your live streaming audience from thousands to millions in 90 seconds flat

You have a very important live streaming event coming up that requires reliable delivery to a large and widely distributed audience.  You are a Wowza customer.  You are an Akamai customer.  You are in luck!  

Reliable live streaming delivery to audiences large and wide requires a distributed edge network.  You have several options for connecting your Wowza Streaming Engine origin to and an edge network.  One of the simplest and most effective methods is to use a Content Delivery Network (CDN), such as the Akamai Intelligent Platform. Akamai is the world's largest CDN providing superior scalab


SecureToken now supports all playback formats

September 29, 2014 3:09 am Published by Comments Off on SecureToken now supports all playback formats

We are excited to announce enhancements to the SecureToken offering in Wowza Streaming Engine.  In addition to the current support for Flash-based (RTMP) content, SecureToken now supports all playback formats, dramatically increasing the opportunities to leverage this security method.


Dynamic Load Balancing AddOn Enhancements Further Increase Flexibility within Wowza Streaming

September 8, 2014 2:09 am Published by Comments Off on Dynamic Load Balancing AddOn Enhancements Further Increase Flexibility within Wowza Streaming

In order to continue our commitment to future-proofing Wowza software, so your video streaming thrives in any environment, we have enhanced the Dynamic Load Balancing AddOn to support more protocols to your edge servers and geographic load balancing.

The Dynamic Load Balancing AddOn provides a method for distributing connection loads between multiple Wowza Streaming Engine™ edge servers.

By supporting more protocols to your edge servers, the AddOn now provides greater flexibility and the ability to test and balance your servers to deliver the highest quality streaming experience that your viewers have come to expect.