Best of NAB 2018 With Live X & Wowza: Top Streaming Trends
April 19, 2018 by
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show covers the hottest tech, trends and topics in broadcasting: both in traditional over-the-air (OTA) and internet-based over-the-top (OTT) models. OTT played a bigger role than ever at the 2018 NAB Show, and Wowza covered it all during the Wowza Studio Sessions, which streamed to Facebook Live from the full production studio in our booth.
Missed the live sessions? Don’t worry—we’ve compiled the best of NAB 2018 with these recorded videos. Hosted by Rob Baynard and Aubrey Russell from Live X and the “Ready Take Live” show, along with the Wowza team, these discussions with cutting-edge companies and industry experts cover the latest trends in streaming media.
Customizing Your Live Streaming Platform
Featuring: Chris Cross, Wowza; J.D. Fox, Stretch Internet
SRT: The Fastest-Growing Open-Source Streaming Project
SRT (Secure Reliable Transport) optimizes streaming performance across unpredictable networks. Wowza and Haivision talk about the the fastest-growing open-source streaming project, which is being adopted by streaming service providers and broadcasters alike.
Featuring: Barry Owen, Wowza; Peter Maag, Haivision
The Magic of Transcoding and Its Importance in Streaming
Charlie Good will explain what transcoding is (and isn’t), and why it might be critical for your streaming success—especially if you want to deliver adaptive streams to any device.
Featuring: Scott Kellicker, Wowza; Charlie Good, Wowza
Two ‘Regular Guys’ Talk Streaming With Amazon Web Services and Wowza
A conversation about how “regular guys” can use deep technologies such as Amazon Web Services and Wowza Streaming Engine to build custom streaming media solutions.
Featuring: Tim Dougherty, Wowza; Sean Przybilla, Amazon Web Services
Video Delivery Infrastructure: the Challenges of the Zettabyte Era
What to do with all this traffic? Streamroot joins Wowza to talk about building a video delivery infrastructure to meet the demands of the Zettabyte Era by leveraging peer-to-peer technology.
Featuring: Rob Baynard, Live X; Barry Owen, Wowza; Gautier Demond, Streamroot
Built to Build on: Wowza Streaming Engine & BlueFrame Technology
BlueFrame Technology discusses how they built their live sports platform, which allows schools and organizations without streaming experience to set up an easy-to-use workflow for broadcasting over difficult networks.
Featuring: Chris Cross, Wowza; Ben Kant, BlueFrame Technology
Talking Broadcast Codecs: When and Why to Use One Codec Over Another
A session about emerging trends in the codec market. Our panel of experts cover use cases and conditions where certain codecs work better than others; key considerations affecting supported codec choices; and what the future of codecs may hold.
Featuring: Barry Owen, Wowza; Tim Siglin, HelpMe! Stream; Chris Knowlton, BlueFrame Technology
From Zero to OTT: How Cheddar Grew Up Fast
Engineers at Cheddar discuss going from a small startup to live-linear viewing everywhere in just two years.
Featuring:Aubrey Russel, Live X; Ryan Gordon, Cheddar; Aaron Fulmer, Cheddar