We’re very excited to announce that the Wowza Streaming Cloud service launched several powerful new features, including the REST API public preview, geoblocking, closed captioning, RTSP playback troubleshooting, and support for Akamai HLS stream targets.
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For a good part of 2015, we've been working behind the scenes on a new and improved version of wowza.com. The revamped website features a fresh look, updated user-friendly navigation, and a completely new approach to presenting our Wowza products and streaming solutions.
We’re very excited to announce that the Wowza Streaming Cloud service launched several powerful new features today, including improved viewer statistics, integration with LiveU and XSplit encoders, 24x7 billing and passthrough streaming workflows, and more.
Earlier this week, we released Wowza Streaming Engine 4.2. One of the preview features that I’m most excited about in this release is WebM streaming, which uses the VP8 and VP9 codecs. We were invited to present at Google’s WebM Summit on Wednesday, where I demonstrated VP9 streaming with Wowza Streaming Engine software.
Did you know that Wowza has a small office in Berlin? It’s where a portion of the Wowza Streaming Cloud Engineering and Product teams work.
Smooth and reliable video streaming is a difficult thing to accomplish. A streaming solution has to take into consideration bandwidth issues, legacy devices, and format compatibility to be successful in streaming to the widest possible audience.
We launched Wowza Streaming Engine just a couple of days ago, and while I am excited about the entire new product, I am personally thrilled to give you a tour of the new Wowza Streaming Engine Manager. This application has been my focus since I joined Wowza, and I can’t wait for you to start using it.