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4 Tips for Sizing Streaming Server Hardware

June 8, 2017 1:06 am Published by Comments Off on 4 Tips for Sizing Streaming Server Hardware

How do you determine how much horsepower you actually need when selecting a media server? Follow these tips to choose hardware that meets your streaming demands. 


Doing What’s Never Been Done

March 6, 2017 8:03 am Published by Comments Off on Doing What’s Never Been Done

Hackathons have become one of the most fertile breeding grounds for applications, where developers come together to create apps that excite and provide real impact to end users. Wowza is proud to be a part of the hackathon community, providing on-site training, workshops and free developer tools to inspire teams and help ideas come to life.


DeveloperWeek Hackathon 2017

February 6, 2017 6:02 am Published by Comments Off on DeveloperWeek Hackathon 2017

Wowza is sponsoring the 2017 DeveloperWeek Hackathon on February 11-12 in San Francisco, as par of the DeveloperWeek Conference and Festival. The hackathon gives developers of varying experiences with the opportunity to use our suite of dev tools and work alongside our streaming experts. Join us at the hackathon using the code DW17-OPEN when you register. You can also schedule a meeting with one of our developers or architects throughout the week here.


HackCU: The Next Social Streaming App is Born

January 10, 2017 2:01 am Published by Comments Off on HackCU: The Next Social Streaming App is Born

Wowza recently sponsored the HackCU hackathon, Major League Hacking's largest U.S. hackathon. As part of Local Hack Day, teams were given the opportunity to leverage the Wowza suite of media streaming developer tools. Taking place on the University of Colorado Boulder campus, HackCU brought together 200+ developers, key development tools, and enough energy drinks to keep a small town awake for two months.


Zero to 360-Degree Streaming in Minutes: A Demo

October 13, 2016 6:10 am Published by Comments Off on Zero to 360-Degree Streaming in Minutes: A Demo

Virtual reality and  360-degree streaming continue to garner a lot of attention. Being able provide viewers a vantage point from inside the action offers great potential for user engagement. To see how easy 360-degree streaming can be, follow these easy steps to set up you own 360-degree live stream.


New Features Now Available in the Wowza Streaming Cloud Service

June 29, 2015 2:06 am Published by Comments Off on New Features Now Available in the Wowza Streaming Cloud Service

We were extremely excited to debut Wowza Streaming Cloud™ earlier this year, and we've been blown away by how our customers have leveraged the power and scalability of this new end-to-end live streaming service. Today we're just as excited to announce that our Wowza Streaming Cloud customers are now able to record live streams and schedule live streams to start and stop automatically. 


Are You Ready to Go Over the Top?

June 8, 2015 6:06 am Published by Comments Off on Are You Ready to Go Over the Top?

I was recently invited to be a panelist at the SVG College Sports Summit in Atlanta, Georgia, to discuss how the over-the-top (OTT) and TV Everywhere era has put content in viewers' hands—no matter where they are or what devices they're using. To quote from the panel description, “whether your fans are on their laptop, using a streaming media device hooked up to their television, or checking their smartphone, is your channel everywhere it needs to be?”