Streaming Trends Posts
May 4, 2017 by
Wowza rebels have claimed yet another victory, forging an alliance with the Akamai System to fight the Supreme Leader's Darthfront weapon. Now, powered by kyber crystals for easy use, Wowza unveils its CDN with new pricing, smoother streaming, and fewer cache misses to deal a major blow to the Empire.
May 3, 2017 by
Haivision and Wowza announce the SRT Alliance and the open-source availability of the SRT™ Protocol—delivering low-latency, high-quality streaming video to everyone.
May 1, 2017 by
How do you balance low latency, high resolution and all-conditions playback when delivering live-streaming video? Read our guide to find the latency scenario that fits your use case.
April 26, 2017 by
Whether you’re a first-time module builder or you’ve been at it for years, we’ve compiled some useful information on how others in the industry are doing it. This is Part 2 in a two-part series on extending Wowza Streaming Engine using server-side Java modules.
April 19, 2017 by
As more consumers cut the cord to broadcast television, they are turning to live-streaming news apps. In this market, low latency is important—but perceived quality impacts the UX, too.
April 4, 2017 by
Gartner reports that cloud spending will reach the trillion-dollar mark by 2020—so I’ll assume you’re aware of the “cloud shift” happening in the market. But why is there so much migration to the cloud? What does it really offer? My hypothesis is that it has something to do with consumer choice: You get what you want, how you want it, for a fair price. And that’s at the core of Wowza’s cloud deployment strategy.
March 21, 2017 by
Most live UGC videos capture random moments of everyday life—that may not be inherently fascinating to the average viewer. What makes this content compelling is the ability to interact with streamers in real time, where latency must be at an absolute minimum.
March 14, 2017 by
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.
March 7, 2017 by
Since interactivity and real-time video is a cornerstone of the user experience for game streaming platforms, low latency is especially important in this market. To see how successfully this is being achieved, we tested the latency of seven well-known game streaming services with publicly available platforms. Here are the results.