Testing Wowza's Real-Time Streaming at Scale
Wowza's new ultra-low latency offering can deliver either an RTMP stream or a WebRTC stream, with WebRTC outperforming the legacy protocol
JW Player's Dave LaPalomento Talks VP9, H.264 and More
H.264 still leads the pack, says JW Player's CTO Dave LaPalomento, but for more sophisticated publishers, VP9 offers benefits including bandwidth savings.
How 5G Will Impact the Media Supply Chain
After a case of too much hype too early, 5G is having real impact on consumer experiences and, more importantly for the streaming media industry, video acquisition and delivery.
Enterprise Video Networks Need to Optimize for Increased IPTV Traffic
The use of enterprise video technology picked up significantly in the wake of COVID-19 and is projected to gain momentum through 2021 and beyond. That calls for more robust enterprise network infrastructure to support growing end-user demand for video applications, including IPTV content and digital signage.
Closer to the Edge: How Broadcasters Are Using Edge Computing to Reimagine the Viewing Experience
Edge computing isn't new, but it's finally transforming how data—including video—is delivered to millions of devices worldwide. Savvy service providers are using it to reimagine the viewing experience.
Submit Your Nominations Now for the 2021 Streaming Media 50 List
Want to make sure your company is considered for our annual list of the most important, innovative, and interesting companies in the online video space? Read on, and send in your nominations by August 27.
The Greening of Streaming, One Year On
From an article in Streaming Media a year ago has grown a brand-new organization devoted to meeting the sustainability challenge in the streaming industry.
Every Day I'm Buffering: The Future of Streaming Movies Needs Edge Cloud Computing
How streaming services can achieve that cinematic experience through edge cloud solutions
Simplifying Live Streaming at Scale with DASH-IF
As competition for viewer attention increases, features that rely on timed metadata and low latency will become more important. Underpinning these features will be a need for better reliability and the new DASH-IF ingest specification should go a long way to addressing that.
The Greening Of Streaming: Akamai Achieves Renewable Energy Goals Despite Pandemic Surge
The content delivery network used only renewable energy for its east coast U.S. data center in 2020, a year marked by notable traffic spikes for video, online gaming, and software downloads
The 2020 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Winners
26 categories. 220 nominations. More than 25,000 votes. Who took home the big prizes in this year's Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards? Read on.
Low Latency Video Streaming - How Low Can You Go?
Advances in chipsets allow for more processing at the edge, so we're going to see latency times drop even further in the near future.
5G and C-Band Herald a New Era of Broadcast Innovation
5G will change the game for delivering live video experiences. The migration is already underway; the time to take action is now.
Next-Gen CDN Services in Asia
Don't Believe the 5G Streaming Video Hype
5G holds promise for smart cities, smart vehicles, and industrial automation. For video streaming? Not so much.
3 Ways to Accelerate Content Production and Delivery With AI
The sheer volume of video generated in many workflows is impossible to manage without artificial intelligence and machine learning. Here are examples of how to leverage it to make your video production workflow more efficient and productive.
Dawn Patrol: Remembering Robert Klug
Robert Klug, who passed away suddenly from a heart attack, was an early streaming media innovator, and he brought that creativity and passion to everything he did.
Preview: Content Delivery Summit 2020
Content Delivery Summit Chair Dom Robinson previews Content Delivery Summit 2020, the leading conference for CDN, edge delivery, and distributed computing, which Streaming Media is hosting as a free full-day webinar on June 1.
The 2020 Streaming Media 50 Coming in June
Want to make sure your company is considered for our annual list of the most important, innovative, and interesting companies in the online video space? Read on.
It's Time to Make Streaming Greener
The online video industry has yet to reckon with the energy demands and environmental impact of what we do. It's time to start the discussion and work towards the greening of streaming.