Capabilities of Wowza Technology
Harness the power of streaming by making Wowza™ technology's capabilities your own.
- Live transcoding
- Any-device reach
- Various formats & protocols
- Closed captioning
- Security & DRM
- Recording & archiving
- And more!
Wowza transcoding technology lets you refine your live streaming workflow:
- Create streams of various bitrates for streaming to any bandwidth quality.
- Get unlimited transcoding and pay-as-you-go pricing.
- Convert between video formats to deliver quality streams to every device.
Future-proof your streaming solution to support an ever-changing landscape of devices. Wowza technology makes it fast and simple to deliver your streaming video content to any device, anywhere, anytime:
Streaming Delivery Formats
Configure Wowza software to deliver a live or VOD stream to various streaming formats and protocols to reach any device.
Apple and Android Devices
Adobe Flash Player
HTTP and Traditional Streaming Protocols
Integrate closed captioning into streaming video content with Wowza Streaming Engine™ software:
- Multi-language captions
- Accessibility for people with hearing loss
- Compliance with governmental regulations for broadcast captioning
Security and Digital Rights Management
Whether you want to protect your assets and resources from intrusion or prevent piracy, Wowza Streaming Engine software offers a full suite of security options.
- Protect your streams, networks, and audio and video assets.
- Encrypt incoming and outgoing streams.
- Integrate studio-approved digital rights management (DRM) for premium content.
Wowza software and services make it quick and easy to implement a wide range of video and audio recording features to enrich your users' experience.
Time-Shifted Playback (nDVR)
APIs for Advanced Recording Functionality
Archival for On-Demand Playback
Live Stream Distribution
Scale and add redundancy to your live streaming workflow by sending an incoming live source stream from Wowza Streaming Engine software to other destinations.
- The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service
- Third-party content delivery networks (CDNs)
- Video-sharing websites such as YouTube
- A live application on another Wowza Streaming Engine software instance
With Java and REST APIs, build your streaming infrastructure on top of Wowza technology and benefit from advanced features.
- Enterprise integration
- Easy UI development
- Highly scalable solutions
Give your viewers the best experience, plus the ability to pause, play, and rewind a live video stream or watch it later.
Tight Integration with Leading Players
Adaptive Bitrate Streaming
Scale your streaming delivery to match your changing needs:
- Incorporate distribution through a CDN
- Use a load-balancing system to offload player connections from more heavily loaded servers to less-loaded servers
- Make live streams available from multiple Wowza media servers at the same time