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HTML5-Based, Flash-Free Multicast Streaming for Enterprises

May 24, 2016 by Wowza Media Systems

Ramp, a leading provider of next-generation video management and delivery solutions, recently announced an end-to-end platform that enables Flash-free content distribution on corporate networks, via HTML5. This solution, powered by Wowza technology, enables a more efficient distribution of streaming video in the enterprise. I recently caught up with Stephen Blankenship, Ramp VP of product and operations, to discuss why this solution is so important to the enterprise market and how it impacts the streaming industry. Check out the interview.

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Finding the Creative Spark: App Ideas Using the Wowza GoCoder SDK

May 16, 2016 by Candace Cunningham

Now that the Wowza GoCoder SDK App Challenge is underway, it's time to start thinking about all the fun, innovative, and inspiring mobile apps you can create. Looking for ideas to spark your creativity? Here are a few we've been chatting about around the office. They build on the ability to capture gameplay from a game itself, to capture telemetry data, and to record and stream MP4 files.

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Live Mobile Streaming: Six Tips for Success

May 3, 2016 by Chris Knowlton

If you use Twitter or Facebook, you’ve probably seen live video streams showing up lately in your feed. These social media platforms were already engaging, but live mobile broadcasting takes it to the next level, commanding users' attention for longer spans of time. Would you like to have that same “power of now” on your own website, that sense of immediacy that engages your audience right away? Read on.

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Building a Solid Foundation for Mobile Streaming

April 27, 2016 by Chris Knowlton

Capturing and streaming video from mobile devices is fun and easy thanks to apps like Periscope, WeatherScope, and Wowza GoCoder. But ensuring your live mobile streams look and sound great is only part of the equation. A handful of (admittedly less exciting) considerations—networks, firewalls, privacy, and copyright—make for a solid mobile streaming foundation.

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10 Tips for Live-Streaming a Graduation

April 20, 2016 by Anthony Lazaro

Another year has passed and graduation season is upon us again. While students and faculty prepare for closing ceremonies, media-services departments scramble in preparation for the biggest event of the year. Here are ten tips to help you not only successfully stream your event, but also create an engaging experience for your viewers.

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Top Three Broadcasting Trends from NAB 2016 (Video Blog)

April 20, 2016 by Wowza Media Systems

VR, low latency, and ad insertion have bubbled to the top as the hottest trends at the NAB 2016 show. Check out the commentary on those trends from Wowza CTO Charlie Good.

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Don’t Forget About Online Radio (Video Blog)

April 18, 2016 by Dave Stubenvoll

When it comes to streaming, video streaming has stolen the spotlight. It's important to not forget about online radio and audio streaming. Take a look at CEO David Stubenvoll's thoughts on online radio and how it shouldn't be left out of the news.

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In-Room Entertainment for 30,000 Cruise Ship Cabins—UIEvolution and Wowza

April 7, 2016 by Candace Cunningham

For in-room entertainment and digital signage onboard cruise ships, reliability means everything to cruise lines, the crew, and the passenger experience. That’s why UIEvolution and Wowza teamed up to create a full-featured streaming solution that enables cruise lines—including Holland America—to securely and reliably stream content to thousands of shipboard connected screens.

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March (Cloud Streaming) Madness

March 21, 2016 by Candace Cunningham

It's March Madness time again, and when we at Wowza aren't obsessing about how we're faring in our office pool, we're thinking about what a massive impact streaming has had on the way we enjoy our favorite sports, how live streaming for college sports is exploding, and what role the cloud plays for streaming collegiate athletics.

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Democratization of Streaming, Mobile Streaming Apps & More—An Interview from Broadcast Video Expo

March 8, 2016 by Wowza Media Systems

See what Chris Knowlton, Wowza VP and streaming industry evangelist, has to say about today's streaming trends—recorded live at the International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers (IABM) booth at Streaming Forum 2016, part of the Broadcast Video Expo. 

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