Author Archives for Mike Talvensaari

Wowza Streaming Cloud REST API, geo-blocking, closed captions support and more

February 11, 2016 6:02 am Published by Comments Off on Wowza Streaming Cloud REST API, geo-blocking, closed captions support and more

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.


More powerful new features in Wowza Streaming Cloud

October 6, 2015 8:10 am Published by Comments Off on More powerful new features in Wowza Streaming Cloud

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.


Demoing VP9 Streaming at the Google WebM Summit

June 18, 2015 9:06 am Published by Comments Off on Demoing VP9 Streaming at the Google WebM Summit

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. 


The #WowzaNinja Team at the Berlin Office

May 28, 2015 3:05 am Published by Comments Off on The #WowzaNinja Team at the Berlin Office

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.


We Have Seen the Future and it is Text!

April 1, 2015 5:04 am Published by Comments Off on We Have Seen the Future and it is Text!

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.


Introducing Wowza Streaming Engine Manager!

February 13, 2014 6:02 am Published by Comments Off on Introducing Wowza Streaming Engine Manager!

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.