Deployment with Azure

Microsoft Azure supports Wowza Streaming Engine™, allowing customers to launch audio and video streaming on an open and flexible cloud platform.

Benefits of Wowza Streaming Engine on Azure

  • Build, deploy, and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed data centers.
  • Build applications using any language, tool, or framework.
  • Integrate your public cloud applications with your existing IT environment.
  • Take advantage of the flexibility, scalability, and additional capabilities of Azure to provide powerful media streaming to any device.

Purchasing Options

Bring Your Own License (BYOL)

With the Bring Your Own License model, you purchase a Wowza Streaming Engine license, either subscription or perpetual, and deploy it on Microsoft Azure. If you use a Wowza Streaming Engine subscription, you will receive two monthly bills, one from Wowza and one from Azure.


First you'll need to choose which Wowza Streaming Engine edition works for you. Then you'll take your purchased license to Azure:

Marketplace Paid

Wowza Streaming Engine software is available directly through the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. You will be able to take advantage of pay-as-you-go hourly pricing, providing built-in elasticity to use computing resources as they are needed, through your existing Microsoft Azure account.

Resources and Support

Wowza video tutorial on how to install and use Wowza on Azure
Wowza Streaming Engine on Azure Deployment Options
Wowza Streaming Engine License Pricing
Wowza and Azure Datasheet
Wowza Streaming Engine for Windows on Azure: Getting Started
Wowza Streaming Engine: Getting Started Guides
Wowza Streaming Engine for Linux on Azure: Getting Started
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