• Work with Streams and Transcoders

    Published on 09-08-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 2951 
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    The availability of billing and transcoding features varies at different broadcast locations in the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service. This article outlines which billing and transcoding features are available in which broadcast locations, and it provides pingable IP addresses for connecting CDN sources to Wowza Streaming Cloud. ...
    Published on 11-04-2015 02:15 PM     Number of Views: 1194 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service allows you to protect copyrighted content by embedding a watermark into transcoded streams. Watermarks aren't available for passthrough streams, transcoders, or video output renditions, however, and aren't saved in Wowza Streaming Cloud recordings. ...
    Published on 09-22-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 1265 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service can create MP4 recordings of your streamed output, which you can download and save locally. ...
    Published on 11-17-2015 10:30 AM     Number of Views: 1358 
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    Schedules in the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service speed production workflows by allowing you to automatically start and stop live streams at a predetermined date and time. ...
    Published on 08-04-2016 12:00 PM     Number of Views: 868 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service can receive closed caption data from a video source so that captions appear when the stream is played. Closed captions make your streams accessible to hearing-impaired viewers and allow your streams to comply with the United States FCC 21st Century Communication and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) of 2010. ...
    Published on 06-14-2016 09:00 AM     Number of Views: 602 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service supports ultra high definition (UHD) streaming. UHD refers to any stream, video, or display that's capable of a horizontal resolution of approximately 4,000 pixels. As a result, UHD is often called 4K resolution. Because it contains about four times the pixels, 4K resolution offers a much sharper, clearer picture than 1080p. ...
    Published on 09-08-2016 11:00 AM     Number of Views: 853 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service allows you to decide the countries and regions where your stream can be played. By default, streams are available worldwide, but you can limit viewing by using the geo-blocking feature. Geo-blocking allows you to specify where Wowza CDN stream targets can be accessed so that you can control where your stream can be watched. ...
    Published on 09-08-2016 11:00 AM     Number of Views: 776 
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    One of the best ways to prevent playback disruptions is to build redundancy into your production workflow by using multiple source encoders. That way, if one encoder breaks or disconnects from the transcoder, the second device can continue to supply the source video. ...
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service typically receives incoming live video streams into a broadcast location near your encoder. Sending encoded live streams directly to servers at these regional hubs is usually the fastest way to start transcoding in Wowza Streaming Cloud.

    An alternative, however, is to send encoded live streams to a Wowza Streaming Cloud stream source. ...
    Published on 09-08-2016 11:00 AM     Number of Views: 285 
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    The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service allows you to broadcast live streams and transcoders by using passthrough streaming. With passthrough streaming, no transcoding is performed. Wowza Streaming Cloud receives the encoded stream from your video source and sends it directly to the hosted page or target without creating adaptive bitrate renditions. Passthrough streaming is useful for such workflows as IP camera live feeds or routing streams to specific destinations. ...