March 25, 2021

Haivision’s Broadcast IP Transformation Report 2021 Shows SRT Use is on the Rise

Haivision recently surveyed its broadcast customers and prospects to gain clearer insights into what challenges they faced this past year, and what technologies they are currently using and planning to invest in to overcome them. Over 500 broadcast and video streaming professionals from around the globe participated in the survey representing a wide range of organizations from national television networks to OTT and broadcast services as well as production studios. The results were fascinating, and the findings have been [...]

March 24, 2021

AWS Joins the SRT Alliance as AWS Elemental MediaConnect now Supports SRT

The SRT Alliance is proud to welcome AWS to the growing SRT community as AWS Elemental MediaConnect now supports SRT. The landmark introduction of AWS as an SRT Ambassador in the SRT Alliance further drives the open source protocol towards ubiquity as the defacto standard for low latency video transport. According to AWS, customers have been requesting SRT support for AWS Elemental MediaConnect for some time and its adoption opens new opportunities for users when building reliable and secure video [...]

March 04, 2021

ToolsOnAir Joins the SRT Alliance as Version 5.0 of just:in linux now Supports SRT

ToolsOnAir  announced that it has joined the SRT Alliance. This announcement comes with the launch of version 5.0 of ToolsOnAir’s enterprise-grade just:in linux multi-channel ingest tool, which adds full SRT support.   With 5.0 of just:in linux, users can now benefit from already existing baseband ingest recording capabilities over SDI and HDMI with the addition of SRT and NDI® input sources. Each incoming SRT stream can be recorded in real-time into industry-standard formats, in matching video containers, up to UHD2 resolution, and with full growing file support in qualified NLEs.  “During the roadmap design of IP streaming input support in our upcoming version 5.0, we [...]

March 03, 2021

Telestream Cloud Stream Monitor and Wirecast Gain Full SRT Support

Telestream‘s Cloud Stream Monitor and Wirecast streaming solutions have achieved “SRT Plugged” status after completing interoperability testing during the recent SRT Alliance hosted SRT InterOp Plugfest.  The enabling of SRT in Telestream Cloud Stream Monitor and Wirecast live production streaming software means users can now monitor the health of live streams that are being transported via the open source SRT protocol.   “This is great news for customers looking to either monitor or contribute video over SRT, which has become an emerging standard for anyone delivering live video over public internet and cloud backplanes,” says Kenneth Haren, Director of Product Management at Telestream.   Read [...]

February 08, 2021

CASTR Joins SRT Alliance to Expand Solutions for Low Latency Streaming

Castr Live Streaming Inc. announced that it has joined the SRT Alliance, the open-source initiative dedicated to overcoming the challenges of low-latency video streaming. As part of Castr’s overall strategy to promote efficient, affordable and easy video streaming solutions, Castr joined the SRT Alliance to integrate the SRT protocol into its platform, enabling the best viewing experience, secured content from contribution to distribution, and pristine video quality over unreliable networks. “Castr Live Streaming Inc. is honored and humbled to join this [...]

February 04, 2021

Telestream Brings SRT Support to its Latest Version of Wirecast

Telestream®, a global leader in file-based media workflow orchestration, media streaming, and delivery technologies, announced the latest version of Wirecast, its award-winning live production and streaming platform for Mac and Windows.   The new version is filled with features that users have asked for as Wirecast continues to be relied on for remote production and live streaming as well as a capture source for further postproduction and editing. Wirecast also now supports SRT, an open-source video transport protocol that enables the delivery of high-quality and secure, low-latency [...]

January 08, 2021

SRT Tuesdays Return for the New Year with PlayBox Technology

Happy New Year! As we begin 2021, sending our best wishes to all of our readers, we are excited to share that SRT Tuesdays will be recommencing as of Tuesday, January 12, with SRT Alliance member PlayBox Technology. Register Now The SRT Tuesday webinar series was very popular throughout 2020, as video streaming experts from industry leaders explored how the open source SRT streaming protocol played a key role in their innovative solutions for streaming high-quality, low-latency video across even the [...]

July 15, 2020

How GlobalM and SRT are Bringing Breaking Events to Life

GlobalM is a startup that stands to shake up the way remote content is contributed to news organizations. Its technology is designed to connect media organizations with freelance journalists and citizen reporters, enabling live, up-to-date, news contribution on location, in high quality, on demand. Part of what makes GlobalM so interesting is that this news and sports contribution is not only live and high quality, but that it can be shot on mobile. Cameras on mobile phones have improved dramatically [...]