Wowza DRM technology in Wowza™ media server software provides integration with third-party digital rights management (DRM) key management systems to add on-the-fly encryption for live and video-on-demand workflows. For live workflows, per-stream encryption is available with the ability to rotate keys. For on-demand workflows, per-asset and per-session encryption is available with the ability to rotate keys. Both live and on-demand key rotation support is available for Apple HTTP Live Streaming (Apple HLS).
Currently, integration is supported for the following key management systems:
- BuyDRM KeyOS. Supports Microsoft PlayReady protected Apple HLS and Microsoft Smooth Streaming playback with BuyDRM players on iOS-based devices (iPhone/iPad) and Windows Phone devices.
- EZDRM. Supports Smooth Streaming playback with Silverlight clients.
- Verimatrix VCAS. Supports Apple HLS playback with ViewRight clients on iOS-based devices, Android devices, PCs, and set-top boxes.
Wowza DRM works with the following Wowza media server software versions:
- Wowza Streaming Engine™
- Wowza Media Server™ (version 3 and later)
Licensing Wowza DRMPro Edition licenses
for Wowza Streaming Engine™ software provide for unlimited connections to the media server software instance and enable use of the Wowza DRM technology that's integrated with each licensed instance.
If you purchased a license for Wowza media server software before January 1, 2015, contact email@example.com
to learn more about how to license Wowza DRM.
To get started with Wowza DRM technology, see the following articles: