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Building with Modules Part 1: What are They and Why They Matter

March 14, 2017 by Robert Reinhardt

Learn how to build modules and why they are a key component for complete control over your video assets and streaming requirements when using Wowza Streaming Engine. This is Part 1 in a two-part series on extending Wowza Streaming Engine with server-side modules.

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Doing What’s Never Been Done

March 6, 2017 by James Jackson

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.

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DeveloperWeek Hackathon 2017

February 6, 2017 by James Jackson

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.

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HackCU: The Next Social Streaming App is Born

January 10, 2017 by James Jackson

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.

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New PHP Library for Accessing the Wowza Streaming Engine REST API

December 28, 2016 by Wowza Developer Relations

When leveraging the Wowza Streaming Engine REST API, figuring out where to start can be a daunting task. With this in mind, we've developed a small PHP library wrapper for the Wowza Streaming Engine REST API. You can download it, install it, and use the example scripts to get off on the right foot in building a solution for your use case.

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Deploying a Wowza Streaming Engine Image with a Docker Container

December 5, 2016 by James Jackson

Wowza now offers the option to quickly deploy Wowza Streaming Engine images using a Docker container, making it easier than ever for developers, dev ops, operations, and IT professionals to quickly and easily deploy the world’s leading streaming software.

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​Join Us for Local Hack Day: December 3 at University of Colorado, Boulder

November 22, 2016 by Wowza Developer Relations

Local Hack Day is December 3! Grab your laptop and head on over to your local participating college campus on December 3. Wowza will be at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and students there will have free access to our GoCoder SDK for creating live mobile streaming apps for iOS and Android, and our Wowza Streaming Cloud live-streaming service to power the streams. We'd love to see you there!

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GoCoder SDK App Challenge: Announcing the Winners!

November 1, 2016 by Wowza Developer Relations

We're excited to share the winners of the GoCoder SDK live mobile streaming app contest! Live streaming is becoming a part of everyday activities like shopping for clothes, watching the news, playing games, and connecting with other people, and that's inspiring tons of new apps based on live streaming. Without further ado, here are our winners.

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Building a Mobile App for Live Sports | Wowza Case Study

October 27, 2016 by Wowza Media Systems

Sports Logic provides the leading youth sports league-management tool, supporting more than a million users. Sports Logic’s SL Team App includes a new feature, SL Live, built on the Wowza GoCoder™ SDK for live streaming from mobile devices—giving coaches, administrators, athletes, and parents even more ways to manage teams, track player statistics, and capture every play.

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Wowza GoCoder SDK App Challenge: Our Finalists

October 26, 2016 by Wowza Media Systems

I’m really excited to share the four finalists for the live mobile streaming app contest. We had a lot of activity, with interest from more than 200 developers around the world. It was fun to see Wowza developers' ideas turn into iOS and Android apps. We'll be announcing the winner on November 1 at 9:30 A.M. Pacific from Streaming Media West in Huntington Beach, CA using Facebook Live.

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