Cable Technology Feature Article
Wowza Intros Partner Program
By Raju Shanbhag, TMCnet Contributor
Video streaming is a big business. With individuals and corporations resorting to video streaming online for various purposes, companies that provide associated services and solutions have been experiencing a growing demand.
Looking to explore this market, Wowza (News - Alert) Media Systems, a provider of Simply Powerful Streaming software, has introduced Works With Wowza partner program. This offers advanced, end-to-end streaming components to customers and helps them simplify video streaming. It also enables streaming to any device, which is an essential part of video streaming these days.
Apart from providing modern solutions to video streaming, it also provides other help such as end-to-end guidance, validation of specific components needed and additional integration to users.
Wowza Media Systems enables organizations to make video and audio delivery effective and affordable. Streaming has become a popular way to publish high-quality live and on-demand video as broadband availability has increased and compression standards have become more efficient.
“Wowza has always been at the core of streaming solutions, and now we are making it easier than ever for customers to have control over their end-to-end system," said David Stubenvoll, Wowza CEO and co-founder. "The Works With Wowza partner program brings together best-in-class technologies to provide an end-to-end solution that brings ease and compatibility to video streaming benefiting both partners and customers. We look forward to growing this program to address customer’s ever-changing streaming needs.”
Recently, the company integrated MainConcept HEVC codec SDK into Wowza Streaming Engine software, to support DivX Live streaming based on HEVC video and compatible with MPEG-DASH.
Edited by Stefania Viscusi