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UPDATE: What Is Transcoding and Why Is It Critical for Streaming?

March 7, 2018 by Chris Michaels

If you're thinking about streaming media, odds are, you either already know something about transcoding, or you're wondering why you keep hearing about it. In this post, we'll 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.

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7 Streaming Predictions for 2018

January 3, 2018 by Chris Knowlton & Chris Michaels

We bid farewell to 2017 and look forward to what 2018 will bring in the world of streaming. Ready to dive in? Read our ideas on what’s coming next.

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5 Easy Steps to Professional Facebook Live Streaming

October 2, 2017 by Holly Regan

With the Wowza ClearCaster, professional Facebook Live video streaming is as easy as going live on your mobile phone.

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Webinar: Simplify Multi-Channel Live-Streaming With the MediaDS

August 4, 2017 by Holly Regan

In this webinar, learn how to use the revolutionary MediaDS device to live-stream multiple video channels directly to viewers—with or without the internet.

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Streaming Video to iOS-Based Devices

July 27, 2017 by Jamie Sherry

An update on the top considerations for streaming content providers when delivering to iOS-based devices.

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Build React Native Apps: Demo by MEDL Mobile

July 19, 2017 by Holly Regan

In this video, MEDL Mobile demos building a custom app with React Native and Wowza GoCoder.

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Webinar: What Is Low Latency Streaming?

July 12, 2017 by Holly Regan

In this presentation from Streaming Media East 2017, Jamie Sherry, senior product manager at Wowza, and Mike Talvensaari, vice president of product and UX, explain everything you need to know about low-latency streaming.

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Report: Low Latency Streaming Media Impacts UX

July 5, 2017 by Holly Regan

How can streaming media platforms win customers? By providing a superior user experience through low-latency stream delivery.

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4 Tips for Sizing Streaming Server Hardware

June 8, 2017 by James Jackson

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. 

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Don’t Touch That Dial: Comparing Streaming Radio Latency

June 6, 2017 by Holly Regan

Did you think, "What dial?" You're not alone. Streaming radio is on the rise—but how does it perform in terms of latency?

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