Streaming Media Magazine awarded Red5 Pro the 2019 Streaming Media 50; an annual list of the most important, influential, and innovative companies in the streaming video space. Red5 Pro provides sub-500 millisecond latency to more than a million viewers through advances in edge computing, virtual clusters, and WebRTC. We are incredibly honored to be recognized as one of the top 50 companies in online video. In some ways, we won this twice, as our customer Limelight Networks is also on the list for their award-winning RTS product based on Red5 Pro. 2019 is the year for real-time latency solutions. A…

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Per usual, our team at Red5 Pro have been hard at work adding new features to our HTML5 and Mobile SDKs along with our server software. Our latest 5.7.0 release adds support for NACK to improve performance and a new restreamer plugin for RTSP IP Cameras and other streams of all sorts. Additionally, we have performed additional testing to update our benchmarks. Scroll down for more on that. Release 5.7.0 - July 29th, 2019 Server New - Added NACK support for WebRTC (broadcaster and subscribers) to improve performance in high packet-loss situations New - Unified Restreamer…

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Despite driving the original innovation of live streaming media, the broadcast industry (like many others), has faced disruption in the age of the internet. Non-traditional methods of consuming media such as “Over The Top” streaming (Netflix, Hulu, etc.) have wrested audiences away from cable and emerged as strong contenders in the market. However, though some of us have cut the cord on cable, we've certainly all kept our televisions plugged-in. Cable is not synonymous with broadcasting. Speed is the name of the game right now. We all want it right now, as it's happening; just 'click' and there it is.…

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A long, long time ago (like before the internet), the only way to watch video games was in an arcade, your friends house, or huddled around a Gameboy at school recess. That is to say, you had to be physically present in the same area. However, that would eventually change. Fast forward to today, and we find there are many platforms for broadcasting, live video-game streams. While Twitch may be amongst the biggest, there are other companies looking to expand past the simple streaming of gameplay. Beyond looking over someone’s shoulder, they are looking to envelop the viewer in…

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Han Solo and Chewbacca, Mario and Luigi, Bread and Butter; these duos are all proof that combining forces can produce powerful (or tasty) results. That's exactly why Red5 Pro and Limelight Networks partnered together. Red5 Pro's fully scalable, low-latency, live streaming media software with Limelight's global network created a winning combination. That is to say, an award winning combination. In fact, we've garnered 8 awards in just the past two years. This year, we've earned the 2019 Product of the Year at NAB Show and TV Technology's Best of Show. 2019 Product of the Year Recognizing the most significant and…

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