Hardware acceleration

Use hardware acceleration to improve Transcoder performance.

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Server specifications for Intel Quick Sync acceleration with Wowza Streaming Engine transcoding
Learn about server specifications for computers that support Intel Quick Sync video acceleration with the Transcoder in Wowza Streaming Engine.
Server specifications for NVIDIA NVENC and NVIDIA CUDA acceleration with Wowza Streaming Engine transcoding
Learn about accelerated video encoding requirements when using NVIDIA graphics cards with the Transcoder in Wowza Streaming Engine.
Configure Quick Sync-accelerated encoding for Wowza Streaming Engine on Linux
Set up Quick Sync-accelerated encoding for Wowza Streaming Engine on supported Linux distributions.
Enable hardware-accelerated transcoding for Wowza Streaming Engine when running as a Windows service
Describes a Windows service workaround to enable Transcoder to use Quick Sync and CUDA hardware acceleration.
About NVENC accelerated encoding support in Wowza Streaming Engine on Linux
Learn how Wowza Streaming Engine supports NVIDIA graphics cards with the Kepler GPU architecture to enable accelerated transcoding.
Set up NVIDIA NVENC accelerated encoding on Fedora for Wowza Streaming Engine
Set up the NVIDIA driver and Wowza Streaming Engine on Fedora to leverage NVIDIAs NVENC-accelerated H.264 encoding technology.
Set up NVIDIA NVENC accelerated encoding on Ubuntu for Wowza Streaming Engine
Set up the NVIDIA driver and Wowza Streaming Engine on Ubuntu to leverage NVIDIA's NVENC accelerated H.264 encoding technology.
Set up NVIDIA NVENC accelerated encoding on CentOS for Wowza Streaming Engine
Set up the NVIDIA driver and Wowza Streaming Engine on CentOS to leverage NVIDIAs NVENC accelerated H.264 encoding technology.
Set up NVIDIA NVENC accelerated encoding on Debian for Wowza Streaming Engine
Set up the NVIDIA driver and Wowza Streaming Engine on Debian to leverage NVIDIA's NVENC accelerated H.264 encoding technology.
Configure NVIDIA NVENC accelerated encoding on Amazon EC2 for Wowza Streaming Engine
Configure and run NVIDIA NVENC accelerated encoding on Wowza Streaming Engine for Amazon EC2 g2.2xlarge instance types.