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Wowza Media Systems Shares Live Video Streaming Benefits and Best Practices at Streaming Media West

Industry Expert to Lead Discussions on Creating Effective Live Video Workflows and Successful Streaming Use Cases   

Evergreen, Colo.— November 11, 2014 — Wowza® Media Systems, LLC, provider of Simply Powerful Streaming™ software, today announced that vice president and streaming industry evangelist, Chris Knowlton, will be among the experts discussing the application of leading-edge video streaming technologies and best practices at Streaming Media West 2014, set to take place Nov. 17-19, 2014, in Huntington Beach, Calif. Knowlton will share tactical tips during a workshop on how to set up the most effective live streaming workflow, plus lead panel discussions on the future of video technology in education and best practices for choosing the best video streaming infrastructure. Attendees can also join Knowlton for a discovery session where he will demonstrate how to build a live video streaming workflow in less than 20 minutes.

As video streaming becomes more pervasive, organizations must be equipped to choose the right deployment options, whether on-premises or in the cloud, and understand how to best apply video streaming technologies to unique use cases to fully reap its benefits. Knowlton’s sessions will help attendees navigate the technological challenges so they can seamlessly integrate video streaming into their organizations.


WHAT: Streaming Media West 2014

SPEAKER: Chris Knowlton, vice president and streaming industry evangelist, Wowza Media Systems


  • Setting up Live Streaming Workflows, On-Premises and In the Cloud: Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. PST
  • Discovery Track Session, Start Live Streaming in Under 20 Minutes: Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, 11:55 a.m.-12:15 p.m. PST
  • Streaming Deployment Architectures in Higher Education: Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, 4-5 p.m. PST
  • On-Premises or in the Cloud: Choosing the Best Live Video Workflow: Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, 10:30-11:15 a.m. PST

WHERE: Hyatt Regency, Huntington Beach, Calif.


Streaming Media West is the place to learn about cutting-edge online video technologies and new business strategies. Content owners, viral video creators, online marketers, broadcast executives and professionals, video producers, ad agencies, and other leading experts and practitioners will discuss the business applications of online video and the latest technologies behind it with case studies, how-to sessions, panel discussions and in-depth tutorials. 

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About Wowza Media Systems

Wowza Media Systems, LLC ( helps organizations harness the power of streaming by reducing the complexities of audio and video delivery to any device anywhere. Organizations in more than 150 countries count on innovative and award-winning Wowza software to build, deploy, and manage customized streaming solutions that deliver high-quality and engaging live and on-demand experiences. Wowza is privately held, with offices in Evergreen, Colorado, Mountain View, California, and Berlin, Germany.


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