Wowza Streaming Engine Maintenance and Support

Software Upgrades, Expert Support

When our customers succeed, so do we. Wowza Streaming Engine™ maintenance and support engineers provide individualized technical assistance worldwide. Our experts won’t be satisfied until you are.


Maintenance and support is included with Wowza Streaming Engine monthly and annual subscriptions, or may be purchased as a one-time contract or auto-renewing subscription for Wowza Streaming Engine perpetual licenses.


Benefits of Wowza Maintenance and Support

  • Access to Wowza Media Server 3.x and earlier legacy installers
  • Regular software updates for the latest version
  • Research and development test licenses




Monthly Subscription Customers

All maintenance and support benefits are included with your active monthly subscription.



Perpetual Edition Customers

To provide exceptional support services to all customers, Wowza introduced maintenance and support contracts with the release of Wowza Streaming Engine v4.
New perpetual licenses can now be purchased with recurring maintenance and support subscriptions to ensure the success of your streaming project. After the first year, you will be billed once a year at the then-current recurring maintenance and support rate per perpetual license, which will auto-renew unless cancelled.


Renew Your Maintenance & Support

Renewing your maintenance and support contract for your perpetual license is the easiest and most cost-effective way to protect your streaming investment and stay up-to-date as new features become available.

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If you are using Wowza Media Server v3.x or earlier and do not have a Wowza account, please contact



Trial and Developer Licenses

Trial and developer versions of Wowza software are entitled to receive online technical support for one user per license (while the license is active). Trial and developer license holders are not entitled to upgrades.



AWS Marketplace Customers

If you’re using Wowza Streaming Engine software on AWS Marketplace, register for maintenance and support via Wowza Support for AWS Marketplace Subscribers.



Entering Support Contacts for Your Account

Adding support contacts to your account allows you to grant other people access to all paid maintenance and support services for your Wowza Streaming Engine license. This includes the ability to open technical support tickets and access to the latest software releases.

The Wowza Streaming Engine license holder is automatically added as a support contact and may add four additional individuals to their account. Follow these easy steps to register your additional support contacts:

  1. Sign in to My Account. If you do not have a Wowza account, please follow the steps to create one. Be sure to use the same email address when creating your Wowza account that you used when you purchased your software.
  2. Click the My Support tab.
  3. Under My Support select the + Add link.
  4. Add your contact names and email addresses.
  5. Click the Save button.

† License must have an active maintenance and support contract.  

The Wowza Maintenance and Support program is subject to change without notice. Maintenance and support contracts are governed by the Wowza Streaming Engine End User License Agreement and the Wowza Streaming Cloud Terms of Use. Please visit for more information.