1. Get a Wowza Streaming Engine License
To use Wowza Streaming Engine™ software, you need a valid license. You can:
- Register for a free trial to receive a trial license key by email.
- Purchase a license.
2. Download the Wowza Streaming Engine Installer*
The current version is Wowza Streaming Engine 4.8.23, build 20230519113009, released on May 23, 2023.
Wowza Streaming Engine installers and updaters with the latest features and enhancements are available in your Wowza account under My Downloads. See installing and configuring Wowza Streaming Engine to get started.
*To update an existing installation of Wowza Streaming Engine with the latest features and enhancements, sign in to your Wowza account and go to My Downloads. After downloading the update, see How to update your Wowza Streaming Engine installation.
Run Wowza Streaming Engine on one or more computers at your physical location, on your hardware, across your Internet connection.
Simply pay for each active instance and run multiple Wowza Streaming Engine instances on multiple computers using a single subscription license key; you don’t need to purchase a separate license key for each machine.
Deploying Wowza software in the cloud means streaming your content from high-performance virtual machines hosted remotely.
Wowza Streaming Engine works with virtually all cloud hosting services, including Amazon EC2, Google Compute Engine, and others.