Home page in Wowza Streaming Cloud

This article introduces the different parts of the Home page to help you find your way around the Wowza Streaming Cloud user interface.

  1. Recent – View the five most recently used or edited live streams. This takes you to the Details page for the selected stream.
  2. Recent activity – Summary of the five most recent events that have occurred on the account.
  3. Your Total Unique Viewer Requests, Your Network Usage, and Your Stream Processing Time – Snapshots of useful account-wide information.
  4. Current Usage – A snapshot of account-wide current usage.
    • Ultra Low Latency Bandwidth  – The amount of content processed through Wowza ultra low latency stream targets and delivered over WebSocket and WOWZ protocols. The data is available almost immediately.
    • HLS/HDS Bandwidth – The amount of content that Wowza Streaming Cloud processed through CDN stream sources, ultra low latency HLS fallback streams, and Wowza CDN stream targets. It also shows egress for 24x7 live streams and passthrough transcoders. Egress usage updates in near real-time.  CDN bandwidth for Wowza CDN on Fastly targets also updates in near real-time, while CDN bandwidth for Wowza CDN on Akamai targets is subject to a several hour delay, and then it updates hourly.
    • Transcoded Stream Processing Time – The number of processing hours used by all adaptive bitrate live streams and custom transcoders in your account in the current billing period. Transcoded stream processing time updates in near real-time.
    • Passthrough Stream Processing Time – The number of processing hours used by all passthrough transcoders in your account in the current billing period. Passthrough stream processing time updates in near real-time.
    • Peak Storage – The peak amount of recorded content stored in Wowza Streaming Cloud to date in the current billing period. Storage data is available and updated as soon as Wowza Streaming Cloud finishes processing a recording or VOD stream.
  5. What's New – The latest Wowza Streaming Cloud updates, announcements, and features.