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Production Tools and Workflows, Part 3: Common OTT Challenges

April 18, 2018 by Tim Siglin

This is the final post in a three-part series on tools and workflows for the acquisition, preparation and distribution stages in the media production workflow. Here, we’ll cover common challenges with OTT distribution.

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A Note on HTML5

April 16, 2018 by Chris Michaels

Things have come a long way since HTML5 video came onto the scene in 2013. Here are some observations about the continued growth of HTML5 support.

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Production Tools and Workflows, Part 1: Acquisition

April 4, 2018 by Tim Siglin

In this three-part blog series, we’ll cover tools and workflows to consider for three steps in the media production workflow: acquisition, preparation and distribution. 

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Do Codecs Really Matter?

March 22, 2018 by Tim Siglin

This blog will help you understand the role of media servers when it comes to codec choices.

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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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A Wowza Valentine: Customer Stories We Love

February 14, 2018 by Holly Regan

This Valentine’s Day, Wowza is showcasing some customer success stories that make our hearts happy.

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Facebook Live Equipment & Production Guide: Choose Your Studio Setup

February 12, 2018 by Holly Regan

Facebook Live broadcasters have many options when it comes to choosing equipment for their studio setup. A simple setup requires a smartphone and the Facebook Live app, while professionals may need support for multiple cameras, multi-channel switching and 1080p or 4K video. We cover it all in our 2018 production guide.

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2018 Olympics Live Stream Represents Shift Toward Cord-Cutting

February 11, 2018 by Holly Regan

The 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea represent a major shift toward cord-cutting, user-generated content and the future of live-streaming video.

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2018 B2B Video Marketing - Drive More Prospects With Video

February 9, 2018 by Holly Regan

B2B video marketing is a powerful tactic for attracting and engaging prospects and customers. If your marketing strategy doesn’t include B2B video, 2018 is the time to get started. Learn how Wowza Media Systems and WorkCast can help you drive traffic and sales with B2B video content!

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How to Deliver Live Streams Using Wowza GoCoder

February 7, 2018 by Derrick Freeman

Learn how to use Wowza Streaming Engine with the Wowza GoCoder app, which turns your mobile device into a live encoder for live streaming events, meetings, sports and more.

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