Video on Demand (VOD) Streaming

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Stream high-def video on demand to smartphones, tablets, computers, set-top boxes, and more.​



How VOD Streaming Works

VOD Streaming Workflow
VOD Streaming Workflow
Enable Adaptive Playback

Enable Adaptive Playback

Stream VOD adaptively to save on bandwidth and storage space while delivering the best playback quality to Android, iOS, and other clients, in any bandwidth conditions.
Stream VOD Files to Any Device

Stream VOD Files to Any Device

Extend your audience reach by streaming prerecorded video to any player and device, over any protocol, from one set of source files.
Scale VOD Streaming

Scale VOD Streaming

Scale up to multiserver installations with virtually unlimited capacity. Efficiently fetch VOD content from centralized storage to edge servers using our Wowza Media Cache package.
Secure Your Content

Secure Your Content

Choose standard support for RTMP encrypted streams and HLS AES-128 protection or pick from a comprehensive collection of security measures. Plus, the built-in Wowza DRM package offers full integration with major DRM platforms.
Create VOD Playlists

Create VOD Playlists

Use Wowza server-side playlist functionality to easily create WebTV, MobileTV, or IPTV/OTT linear streaming channels from VOD content. Even intersperse on-demand content with live streams or add advertising to monetize your content.

VOD Resources

VOD Solution on Cruise Ships

Learn how UIEvolution uses Wowza technology to stream in-room entertainment to 30,000 ship cabins.
 

Set Up VOD Streaming

See how to install Wowza Streaming Engine™ media server software and play a VOD stream.

Record Live Streams

Read in-depth articles on how to record live streams for video-on-demand delivery.

Specify VOD Start/Stop Times

Play part of a VOD file using HTTP streaming protocols such as Adobe HDS, Apple HLS, and MPEG-DASH.

What Customers are Saying about VOD Streaming with Wowza

“Thanks to Wowza, we finally have the opportunity to launch the H.264 live and on demand streaming service using Flash.”

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Marco Nuzzo, COO, RAI NET

“Wowza delivers the essential functionality and features that are must-haves for our business.”

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Julien Marusi, vice president of technology, Vivendi