The Problem With Streaming 4K Today
Limelight Networks' Charles Kraus describes the obstacles to real-world 4K delivery while the industry pushes 4K screens everywhere, in this clip from Streaming Media East 2017.
Best Practices for Live Encoding
Brightcove's Matt Smith explains how to meet the challenges of live event streaming from technical to QA to process issues to securing bandwidth in this presentation from Live Streaming Summit.
How to Reduce Latency for Mobile VR Streaming
Yahoo Director of Engineering Satender Saroha discusses latency issues particular to VR streaming to mobile and technical measures to address them.
The Case for Using VP9 at All Resolutions
Google Chrome's Matt Frost explains why YouTube uses VP9 "down the resolution stack"--not just for HDR and 4K--and explains how better-quality encoding benefits watch times and ad revenues.
Do You Really Need Low-Latency Streaming?
Wowza's Mike Talvensaari confronts the myth that low latency for large-scale streaming is always worth the expense, and discusses various applications and use cases along a spectrum of latency requirements for effective delivery.
Why Attend Streaming Media West 2017?
The 20th annual Streaming Media West conference takes place November 2-3, 2017 in Huntington Beach, CA, with pre-conference workshops on November 1. More information at www.streamingmedia.com/west.