• How to enable player-side ad insertion using Wowza Streaming Engine (video tutorial)

    This video shows that with a few small pieces of custom Java and HTML code, you can extend Wowza Streaming Engine™ media server software to insert ad requests dynamically and enable JW Player 7 to insert and display ads during playback of a live Apple HLS stream. The same workflow with different code can be used to insert ads using a player that supports RTMP playback.


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    Source code is available on GitHub.

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    Originally Published: For Wowza Streaming Engine on 09-25-2015.
    Updated: 04-14-2016.

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