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Patch updates to Wowza Streaming Engine 4.8.5

Patch updates to Wowza Streaming Engine 4.8.5

Between production releases, Wowza occasionally provides patches to fix bugs or regressions in the latest production release, which can be deployed in production environments and workflows for long-term stability.

The latest patch release with updates to Wowza Streaming Engine 4.8.5 is available as Wowza Streaming Engine build 20201006161917 on our Downloads webpage or from the Downloads tab of My Account. Wowza Streaming Engine includes all of the changes released with the previous patch, Wowza Streaming Engine


Wowza Streaming Engine contains enhancements to Low-Latency HLS that enable customers to build high-quality and flexible low-latency streaming solutions. The Low-Latency HLS streaming should work with any HTML5 player and pull-based CDN that supports the spec. If you’re looking for supported technologies, Wowza has been working closely with THEOplayer and Fastly CDN as a proven workflow for glass-to-glass delivery.

For more information, see:

Patch Updates to Wowza Streaming Engine 4.8.5.

Deliver Apple Low-Latency Live Streams from Engine

Limitations of CMAF and Apple Low-Latency HLS