The Streaming Video alliance enables companies across the video ecosytem to work together solving the critical challenges of delivering high quality video at scale.
The Streaming Video Alliance is a not-for-profit technical association which provides a forum for companies in the streaming video industry to collaborate on improving streaming video interoperability. Network operators, service providers (CDNs), vendors, research organizations, and other technical associations collaborate in working groups to define streaming video best practices and specifications which ensure a more consistent end-user experience and promote further adoption of online video. Working group results are published as technical documents made freely available to the industry.
At THEO Technologies we believe in making streaming technology better to really improve how the world streams video over the internet. We’ve been working towards this goal for a while, for example with THEOplayer…
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As a technical association, the Alliance’s Working Groups product best practices, specifications, guidelines, and other documents that are ratified by the members and then released to the public.
Best Practices for Reducing Live Streaming Latency
Over-the-Top (OTT) video streaming is accelerating towards a tipping point where broadcasters are simulcasting their content to both OTT and traditional broadcast customers. This has raised concern with the latency delta between broadcast and OTT streams. In addition, new OTT use cases have emerged that demand the lowest possible latency. This paper explores techniques available to streaming video distributors to reduce the latency of their streaming content from encoder to screen.