High Quality, Low Latency Video Streaming Over the Internet
Melbourne, Australia July 13, 2017 – StreamShark, an End-to-end solution provider of highly scalable and reliable live and on-demand video platforms for enterprises, organizations and video agencies, today announced that they have joined the SRT Alliance, as part of an overall strategy to support open development of solutions that address the challenges of publishing secure and reliable contribution feeds in scenarios of low bandwidth availability.
The SRT Alliance is an open source initiative dedicated to overcoming the challenges of low latency video streaming. Founded by Haivision and Wowza, the SRT Alliance has a goal of expanding the streaming media ecosystem and supporting the collaborative development of SRT, an open source video transport protocol that enables the delivery of high-quality and secure, low-latency video across the public Internet. The SRT Alliance promotes the industry-wide recognition and adoption of SRT as the defacto standard for low latency internet streaming.
StreamShark To Collaborate in SRT Alliance To Expand Open Source Development of SRT Protocol
“StreamShark works closely with both small and large organizations that use live streaming as a means to broadcast their message globally, at Internet scale,” said James Broberg, CEO, StreamShark. “We are very excited about the SRT Alliance initiative and having SRT openly available. Our team looks forward to engaging with peers, collaborating on making SRT robust and integrating SRT into our live and event streaming workflow.”
About SRT Alliance
The SRT Alliance was founded by Haivision and Wowza. The mission of the SRT Alliance is to overcome the challenges of low latency video streaming, thereby changing the way the world streams. Fundamental to this mission is the support of a freely available open source video transport protocol that will accelerate innovation through collaborative development. The SRT Alliance will promote the industry-wide recognition and adoption of SRT as a common standard for all low latency internet streaming. For more information on how to join the SRT Alliance, visit srtalliance.org.
StreamShark is an Online Video Platform (OVP) that specialises in ensuring your live streams are flawlessly delivered to websites, intranets and even native social destinations such as Facebook and Youtube.
From All Hands, AGMs, product announcements and everything in between – we are trusted with streaming the live events of some of the largest, high profile companies and brands in the world. They depend on our expertise in reliable delivery of live and on-demand video content, and leverage StreamShark to give their audiences an exceptional viewing experience across all major platforms and devices. Further information on our platform is given in our brochure.
We follow best practices for executing high profile live streaming events. Our efforts to advance the streaming media industry include sharing our best practices (Streaming Media West 2016 presentation slides, video) and pursuing open-source collaborations to make available pivotal technologies that underlie live streaming products and services.