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Wowza creates ClearCaster streaming appliance for Facebook Live broadcasters

By widermax | 09/14/2017 | 0 Comments

Wowza Media Systems has unveiled its Wowza ClearCaster, an appliance for professional broadcasters and streamers to stream on Facebook Live. Colorado-based Wowza designed the appliance in collaboration with Facebook. The ClearCaster appliance is built from the ground up to broadcast conversations on Facebook Live, from any workflow. Facebook is also announcing changes to its Facebook Live…

Wowza Unveils ClearCaster: Connect With Confidence on Facebook Live

By widermax | 09/14/2017 | 0 Comments

If your organization isn’t streaming to Facebook Live, it should be. In a recent study, we found that 82 percent of streaming professionals see broadcasting to Facebook Live as a strategic initiative. Whether you’re a global brand executing on your content strategy or the neighborhood baker sharing your frosting technique, Facebook Live can be leveraged to…

SRT Alliance Announces 22 New Members Including Harmonic, Brightcove, Limelight, and Perform Group

By widermax | 08/17/2017 | 1 Comment

SRT Alliance members will help develop and adopt the SRT open source video transport protocol for high quality, low latency video transport over the internet  MONTREAL– JULY 13, 2017 – The SRT Alliance, an open-source initiative dedicated to overcoming the challenges of low-latency video streaming, announces that 22 new members have joined the initiative including Harmonic, Brightcove, Limelight and Perform Group. Announced…

Haivision and Wowza Form SRT Alliance Open Source Low Latency Video Streaming Initiative

By widermax | 08/17/2017 | 1 Comment

SRT video transport protocol now available to developers to deliver high-quality and secure low-latency video across the public internet NAB SHOW, Las Vegas – April 24, 2017 – Wowza™ Media Systems, the recognized gold standard in streaming video, and Haivision, a pioneer in high-performance video streaming, today announced the founding of the SRT Alliance and the open source availability…

Indianapolis School First In US To Teach With Virtual Reality

By widermax | 08/16/2017 | 1 Comment

An Indianapolis charter school is the first in the country to use a virtual reality program to teach science to high school students. As part of a science lesson this year, senior Sofia Harick may travel to New Mexico to check out a massive telescope. To get there, she’ll  just slip on a virtual reality…

Getty Images and Jaunt Offer 360 Content for Creatives

By widermax | 08/13/2017 | 0 Comments

Getty Photographs and Jaunt accomplice as much as create a cinematic Digital Reality database of 360 diploma photos and video. VR content material continues to make its method into new and thrilling industries, and now, due to a latest partnership between Jaunt and Getty Photographs, content material creators and media publishers can uncover and license cinematic VR content…

NewTek, Wowza Launch MediaDS Turnkey Streaming Appliance

By widermax | 08/08/2017 | 0 Comments

End-to-End Distribution Platform Allows Producers to Stream Live Video Directly to Viewers NewTek has begun shipping MediaDS, a new 1RU appliance that integrates the company’s real-time production technology with live streaming software from Wowza. The device is meant to hook up the loose end that exists after a show has been produced, for example, using…

Streaming Video Alliance Convenes at Ericsson to Continue Creation of Best Practices for Online Video – By Marketwired

By widermax | 02/09/2017 | 0 Comments

FREMONT, CA–(Marketwired – Feb 9, 2017) – The Streaming Video Alliance (the Alliance), an industry forum comprised of leading companies from the online video ecosystem, today convenes at Ericsson in Santa Clara for its first quarterly member meeting of 2017. Highlights from today’s event include a keynote address from Ericsson executives and the welcoming of new Principal…

What is VR Industry Forum(VRIF)?

By widermax | 02/08/2017 | 1 Comment

Recently, the VR Industry Forum(VRIF) has been created for the activation of VR industries. In this forum, the 33 global companies including Qualcomm, Nokia and Dolby are participated and VRIF has 5 working groups.   VRIF is composed of a broad range of participants from sectors including, but not limited to, the movie, television, broadcast,…

Wintergames live in VR with Eurosport and Orah 4i

By widermax | 01/08/2017 | 0 Comments

Orah 4i delivers 360 live stream of Air + Style Festival and Alpine World Ski Championships 2017 Sports events are without any doubt one of the best used cases for live VR to date. Watching sports in 360 puts the spectator right at the center of the event, offering a much more intense experience than just…