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Wowza to demonstrate the new requirements for the next generation of media delivery

Company to Unveil New Products that Complete End-to-End Wowza Workflows at Booth 5.C42

Golden, Colo. – Aug. 29, 2016 - Wowza Media Systems™, the recognized gold standard of video and audio streaming, will be showcasing a number of new products and advancements for streaming at the 2016 International Broadcasters Conference (IBC), in Amsterdam, from September 8-13. Wowza will debut the new end-to-end technologies, which will help define the new generation of media delivery. From encoding to delivery, APIs, and media player options, the company will highlight new features and products designed for developers, live event producers and broadcasters to harness the power of streaming for any audience, anywhere, at any scale.

On Sept. 9, Wowza and NewTek will jointly unveil a new joint hardware product which completes new end-to-end Wowza workflows for many live streaming and VOD applications. In addition, Wowza will showcase a new software product designed to simplify the delivery of adaptive bitrate streaming and HTTP Live Streaming (HLS).

Throughout the expo, Wowza executives will provide live product and solution demonstrations of how Wowza software powers “TV Everywhere” for broadcasters – putting content into viewers’ hands anywhere on any device, at any scale. In addition to product announcements and demos, Wowza will discuss partnerships with Alibaba, Azure and others, and walk through a variety of new cloud deployments to create streaming applications.

In-booth demonstrations and presentations will be delivered by Wowza executives, including:

  • Dave Stubenvoll, CEO and Cofounder
  • Charlie Good, CTO and Cofounder
  • Mike Talenvensaari, VP of Product Management
  • Barry Owens, VP of Engineering
  • Scott Kelliker, VP and Chief Architect
  • Chris Knowlton, VP and Streaming Industry Evangelist
  • Carlos Perez, Chief Revenue Officer

 

Notable IBC demonstrations by Wowza include:

Friday, Sept. 9

11 A.M. – Live from IBC - Joint product unveil with NewTek
1 P.M. – “Creating Your Own Virtual Reality Workflow”
2 P.M. - Wowza New Product Unveiling

Saturday, Sept. 10

12 P.M. - Wowza Streaming Engine Version 4.6 Update
1 P.M. - What’s on the Horizon for Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality?
2 P.M. - Wowza GoCoder SDK—Augmented Reality Screen Capture

Sunday, 11 September

11:00 A.M. - Live from IBC—Low-Latency Streaming

Monday, 12 September

3:00 P.M. - Uncovering Next-Gen Broadcast Requirements

 

Join the Wowza Cocktail Hour

Wowza will host its annual cocktail hour at the booth on Saturday, September 10th, starting at 5:00 P.M.

 

Discounts—Only at IBC:

Schedule a meeting with Wowza and receive $200 off a Wowza Streaming Engine™ perpetual license before the conference starts. Customers who wish to buy a Wowza Streaming Engine perpetual license or pro pack during IBC, will receive 20% off their entire order.

For more information, a complete demo schedule, or to register for a private demonstration, to take advantage of the discounts, please visit: http://info.wowza.com/ibc2016.

 

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Media Contact

Chris Michaels, Dir. of PR and Communications

Wowza Media Systems

chris.michaels@wowza.com 

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