• Deliver Streams to Players and Targets

    Published on 11-08-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 4650 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service can send streams to Facebook Live for playback. Create a live stream or transcoder that delivers the stream to a Facebook Live stream target. Then your viewers can watch your stream over Facebook Live. ...
    Published on 11-28-2016 10:00 AM     Number of Views: 5994 
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    With the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service you can send live streams to YouTube Live, where your audience can watch your live event. Streaming to YouTube Live requires that you have a Google account and that you're set up in YouTube to broadcast live streams. ...
    Published on 11-08-2016 10:00 AM     Number of Views: 7925 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service lets you play live streams on your own website using a third-party player such as JW Player. JW Player is an HTML5 and Flash-based video player whose paid editions offer a rich set of features, including the capability to receive live Apple HLS streams. To play live streams from Wowza Streaming Cloud in JW Player 7, use your stream's Apple HLS playback URL with the cloud or self-hosted version of the player. ...
    Published on 11-07-2016 01:00 PM     Number of Views: 224 
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    When you create a live stream or a Wowza CDN - HDS/HLS stream target, the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service generates Adobe HDS playback URLs that can be used in third-party players. Those players, however, must support the Akamai HDCore ActionScript Library (HDCore). HDCore is a framework that, among other things, enables the player to swap between adaptive bitrate output renditions. ...
    Published on 11-08-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 2155 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service allows you to choose between three players for viewing live streams: the original player, the original HTML5 player, and Wowza Player™. The player is used on the Wowza Streaming Cloud hosted webpage or can be embedded on an external website. This article shows which technology each player uses to play streams in common browsers on the desktop and on mobile devices. ...
    Published on 09-08-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 3403 
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    The advanced mode of the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service allows you to customize transcoding processes to suit all kinds of complex streaming workflows. It's especially useful for transcoding a live stream into multiple output renditions and delivering them to multiple targets, letting you reach a broad, widely distributed audience. ...
    Published on 09-08-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 1239 
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    Stream targets prepared by the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service can be secured with token authorization. Token authorization ...
    Published on 11-08-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 608 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service offers a multitude of playback options: a hosted page and player, playback over Apple HLS and Adobe HDS URLs, and the capability to broadcast streams on social media sites like Facebook and YouTube. You can also use an external, third-party CDN to deliver streams to viewers. ...
    Published on 10-13-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 1252 
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    Browsers can't start playing Apple HLS streams until they receive 30 seconds of packetized video. That means the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service must receive source video, transcode it, and deliver 30 seconds of content across networks around the world before your viewers can start watching your broadcast. Depending on where your viewers are located, their local WiFi or cellular bandwidth, and other factors, it can sometimes take a few minutes from the time you start your event for Apple HLS streams to start playing for viewers. For some applications--such as sporting events or events that are simultaneously being streamed and broadcast on TV--that amount of latency may be unacceptable. ...