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Emerging Streaming Technologies: H.265, VP9, WebM, DASH, HTML5, and WebRTC

When thinking about leading-edge technologies and future-proofing, there are many considerations that affect your deployment decisions, from the devices that you want to reach, to the quality level you are trying to deliver. A hot topic this past year has been the debate around Google’s VP9 video codec vs. HEVC for streaming in MPEG-DASH. Which will win out in the end? Is DASH catching on? Will the death of browser plug-ins finally herald the age of HTML5 video streaming, and how does WebRTC fit in? Our panel dives into these and other questions, helping you decipher which technologies are here to stay, and which should be forgotten.

Moderator: Chris Knowlton, VP & Streaming Industry Evangelist - Wowza Media Systems
Raul Deju, Lead Product Marketing Manager - AT&T Uverse.com Video Operations
John Luther, SVP of Product Strategy - JW Player
Michael Dale, Sr. Product Director - Kaltura
Will Law, Chief Architect, Media Cloud Engineering - Akamai Technologies
Colleen Henry, Video Hacker - Facebook


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