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Insights and updates from the streaming experts

Introducing a Sleeker and More Intuitive

December 17, 2015 by Mike Talvensaari

For a good part of 2015, we've been working behind the scenes on a new and improved version of The revamped website features a fresh look, updated user-friendly navigation, and a completely new approach to presenting our Wowza products and streaming solutions.

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Wowza GoCoder adds 4K streaming, Apple Watch, and Android Wear support

December 15, 2015 by Wowza Media Systems

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. 

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Lollapalooza Berlin & Sony: The Reality of 360° Live Streaming

November 25, 2015 by Wowza Media Systems

Lollapalooza Berlin 2015 was host to a live streaming experience different from anything the music festival scene has experienced before—with the help of Sony Music Entertainment and Wowza technology.

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The Backbone of Periscope: Wowza Streaming Engine

November 17, 2015 by Wowza Media Systems

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. 

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New Viewer Stats and Scheduling Features Available in Wowza Streaming Cloud

November 3, 2015 by Wowza Media Systems

Take an in-depth look into new #WowzaStreamingCloud features with new usage statistics, viewer-data insights and scheduling enhancements.

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Player-Side Ad Requests with Wowza Streaming Engine

October 21, 2015 by Scott Kellicker

There were many exciting things we showed at IBC this year. One specifically was Wowza Streaming Engine™ software and JW Player doing player-side ad insertion. 

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Wowza Streaming Engine version 4.3 has been released!

October 12, 2015 by Jamie Sherry

We're back from a great show at IBC 2015 and have been hard at work on the next version of Wowza Streaming Engine. We can't wait to get it into your hands.

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More powerful new features in Wowza Streaming Cloud

October 6, 2015 by Mike Talvensaari

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.

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Streaming Buzzwords—What Do They Mean?

October 1, 2015 by Wowza Media Systems

Every technology area comes with its own set of often-repeated acronyms and phrases. Streaming media is no exception. Whether you are new to streaming or just looking at upgrading to leading-edge technology, you might wonder what those buzzwords are all about. Let’s take a look at a few of them.

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IBC 2015: #WowzaNinja style

September 3, 2015 by Wowza Media Systems

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!

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