Best Practices for Reducing Live Streaming Latency

(DRAFT) Best Practices for Reducing Live Streaming Latency

DRAFT Document Details

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Estimated Publication Date

Q2, 2020

Working Group Chairs

Claire Southy (Amazon)
Patrick Gendron (Harmonic)
Steve Miller-Jones (Limelight Networks)

Contributors will be added upon ratification and publication of this document.

Document Description

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.
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