Streaming Video tricks – Publishing Adaptive Bit Rate with MPEG-DASH

The basic solution that streaming video provides is that an entire video file does not need to be downloaded before it is viewed (yay). Little chunks of media are grabbed for playback in order to achieve the same effect. The one caveat is that the media must be received as fast of the player consumes… Continue Reading Streaming Video tricks – Publishing Adaptive Bit Rate with MPEG-DASH

Installing Wowza Streaming Engine 4.1.2 “silent installer”:

I’ve had reason to renew my interest in the streaming media space again, and have been toying with Wowza MS in a few different forms.Deploying here on virtualized Ubuntu Server 16.04 in VMWare Workstation with 4Gb RAM, 40Gb drive space and a bridged network with the host device.  Installing Wowza Streaming Engine 4.1.2: To use wowza… Continue Reading Installing Wowza Streaming Engine 4.1.2 “silent installer”:

Securing Video Streams – Teaming Techniques

Content protection has been a major issue since the beginning of the digital era and its importance is only growing. Services like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Video, Spotify, Apple Music etc base their entire business model on the delivery of digital media to end users. The more securely these services can protect their streams, the more… Continue Reading Securing Video Streams – Teaming Techniques