Announcement: General Availability for Wowza Streaming Cloud API Version 1.3

January 31, 2019 by

Announcement: Cloud API Version 1.3

 

Wowza is pleased to announce the general availability of the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service REST API version 1.3. We designed the latest version to give developers superior control in their live streaming workflows. Take advantage of the numerous performance enhancements in our most comprehensive and secure API to date. Migrate to version 1.3 today.

This announcement is also intended to notify you about the deprecation of our previous Wowza Streaming Cloud REST API versions 1.2, 1.1, and 1.0. Previous versions will continue to be accessible according to the below schedule, but will not be supported for enhancements or bug fixes.

Users should migrate to version 1.3 as soon as possible to take advantage of the latest features and functions of the Wowza Streaming Cloud API and ensure uninterrupted programmatic access to the Wowza Streaming Cloud platform.

 

Deprecation Schedule

API Version Beta Current Supported Deprecated (target date) Sunset (target date)
1.0 April 13, 2015 March 19, 2018 July 30, 2019 Dec. 10, 2019
1.1 Feb. 7, 2018 March 19, 2018 June 19, 2018 July 30, 2019 Dec. 10, 2019
1.2 March 19, 2018 June 19, 2018 Jan. 29, 2019 July 30, 2019 Dec. 10, 2019
1.3 June 19, 2018 Jan. 29, 2019 to be determined to be determined to be determined
1.4 Jan. 29, 2019 to be determined to be determined to be determined to be determined

 

Status Meaning

  • Beta: The Beta version of the API contains everything that’s in the current versions, as well as some features and functionality that are still in development. These work-in-progress features aren’t fully tested and are subject to change.
  • Current: The current version of the API offers the most complete, up-to-date, tested, and stable code base.
  • Supported: This version of the API will not include any feature enhancements or minor bug fixes, but may include critical bug fixes. This version will remain available through the sunset date to allow migration time.
  • Deprecated: This version of the API will not include any feature enhancements or bug fixes, but will remain available through the sunset date to allow migration time.
  • Sunset: After this date, Wowza guarantees no further access to this version of the API. Users must be on the current version of the API by this date to ensure uninterrupted access.

 

Additional Resources

Wowza Streaming Cloud REST API Overview and Examples
Change Log
Reference Guide
Deprecation Policies Doc

About Traci Ruether

As a Colorado-based B2B tech writer, Traci Ruether serves as Wowza's content marketing manager. Her background is in streaming and content delivery. In addition to writing, Traci enjoys cooking, reading, gardening, and spending quality time with her fur babies. Follow… View more