Welcome to Your Wowza Streaming Engine Trial!

Next Step: Download the Installer

Select the appropriate installer to download, run the executable, and, when prompted, enter the license key you received in your email (hint: check the spam folder, too).



To install:

  1. Double-click the WowzaStreamingEngine- installer file and follow the onscreen instructions.
  2. To run Wowza™ Transcoder on Windows Server 2008 or 2012 the following components are required:
    .NET Framework 3.5.1
    Desktop Experience


To install:

  1. Open WowzaStreamingEngine-
  2. Double-click the installer package icon and follow the onscreen instructions.

Linux 64-bit

To install:

  1. sudo chmod +x WowzaStreamingEngine-
  2. sudo ./WowzaStreamingEngine-
  3. Follow the onscreen instructions.

Get a Wowza Streamlock SSL Certificate

If you plan on streaming with WebRTC or Apple Low-Latency HLS, apply for a StreamLock SSL certificate or bring your own.

Video Tutorial

See the video tutorial below for quick steps on getting started with Wowza Streaming Engine.




Wowza Streaming Engine Quick Start Guide

Quick Start Guide

Provides high-level instructions on installing and configuring Wowza Streaming Engine.

Wowza Streaming Engine User Guide

User Guide

Provides detailed instructions on how to install, configure, administer, and deploy Wowza Streaming Engine.

Wowza APIs & SDKs


Provides links to documentation resources for the Wowza developer community.