Wowza News Posts
December 17, 2015 by
For a good part of 2015, we've been working behind the scenes on a new and improved version of wowza.com. The revamped website features a fresh look, updated user-friendly navigation, and a completely new approach to presenting our Wowza products and streaming solutions.
December 15, 2015 by
The just-released version 2.0 of the Wowza GoCoder™ mobile capture and encoding app adds several powerful new features—including support for 4K streaming, Apple Watch and Android Wear, and compatibility with iOS 8.1 or later and Android 4.4 (API 19) or later. You'll get more efficient encoding, more reliable streaming, and better device battery life than ever before.
November 17, 2015 by
At #TwitterFlight, Twitter’s annual developer conference in San Francisco, Wowza Streaming Engine software was unveiled as the power behind Periscope’s video streaming service.
October 6, 2015 by
We’re very excited to announce that the Wowza Streaming Cloud service launched several powerful new features today, including improved viewer statistics, integration with LiveU and XSplit encoders, 24x7 billing and passthrough streaming workflows, and more.
September 3, 2015 by
The Wowza team eagerly anticipates the IBC show every year. What’s not to love about it? There's state-of-the-art technology, an international audience, and, of course, the incredible city of Amsterdam. Since there are always so many exciting things happening on the show floor and at after-hours events, we thought it would be helpful to share what we're most looking forward to this year, and where to best catch up with the #WowzaNinja team at the show!
September 2, 2015 by
Mobile live streaming is on the rise and many organizations want to offer their own branded mobile applications for live streaming. To make this as easy as possible, we’re very excited to announce the Wowza GoCoder Private Label product. Wowza GoCoder Private Label allows you to deploy a version of the popular Wowza GoCoder mobile streaming application with your own branding and configuration settings.
September 1, 2015 by
One of the most important aspects of software today is in the ability to extend and customize. If you were not aware, Wowza Streaming Engine is built using Java technology and includes access to a Java-based API and can be used to extend and customize the core server features by integrating closely with various external systems including databases, storage, web servers, and more.
You probably know by now that with the release of Wowza Streaming Engine version 4 comes the introduction to an intuitive user interface called Wowza Streaming Engine Manager which is built on top of a RESTful API. Representational State Transfer (REST) is a method in software for accessing Web services using the HTTP protocol.
August 26, 2015 by
At Wowza, we recognized early on that one of the best ways to serve our diverse customer base is to have a network of commercial partners operating worldwide. We have worked hard to build a robust team of global partners to represent and evangelize Wowza technology. We have, and will continue to invest heavily in those that have invested in us. And it is in this spirit that I am excited to announce our new program at Wowza: the Premier Channel Partner Program!
July 8, 2015 by
The music business is tough on artists—spending months each year touring to build a fan base and make a living. With live and video on demand (VOD) streaming technology, though, new opportunities are out there to help them with these efforts. Yippee Ki-Ay Blues is looking to create additional revenue for musicians through live performance streaming and VOD archival—using the Wowza GoCoder app and Wowza Streaming Engine software.
June 29, 2015 by
We were extremely excited to debut Wowza Streaming Cloud™ earlier this year, and we've been blown away by how our customers have leveraged the power and scalability of this new end-to-end live streaming service. Today we're just as excited to announce that our Wowza Streaming Cloud customers are now able to record live streams and schedule live streams to start and stop automatically.