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The Streaming Show Podcast: Let’s Talk Encoders!

September 29, 2016 by Wowza Media Systems

Encoding is how you convert audio and video content from the raw or uncompressed format in which you captured it to a compact format that can be more easily streamed and saved.

And it plays a vital role in streaming to your audience far and wide.

Listen to this week’s lively episode of The Streaming Show, where we talk about encoders every which way with Wowza Quality Assurance Director Adam McDonald.

Highlights include…

  • The difference between hardware and software encoders
  • Encoders’ impact on streaming
  • Cost-effective approaches to incorporating encoders in streaming workflows

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