In 2019, the Streaming Video Alliance is celebrating its five-year anniversary. Over these past years, the Alliance has established itself as a leading resource for best practices, guidelines, and specifications for streaming video. From our inception, to our face-to-face meetings, to all of our publications, the timeline below captures some of our accomplishments leading up to 2019. We hope that you’ll join us in our celebration . . . and as we look forward to the next five years and beyond.
Photos From the Years Past
A Journey Through Five Years
First International Meeting
The Alliance’s sixth meeting was also it’s first European meeting, held in London, England on September 7, 2016. This meeting was hosted by Sky.
Collaboration with CTA
The Alliance forms a collaborative relationship with the Consumer Technology Association to share findings and publications as well as work jointly on future projects.
Virtual Reality Study Group
The Alliance forms its first study group, VR/360-Degree Video, to study the market for these emerging streaming technologies.
Open Caching Request Routing Technical Specification
This document is a high-level functional specification of open caching request routing and the required interfaces to enable request routing to be performed from an upstream CDN to an Open Cache system.
Seventh Member Meeting
The Alliance’s seventh member meeting was held on November 11, 2016 in Denver, CO, hosted by Level 3 Communications.
Mobile Video Consumer Research Report
This consumer research study, based on 1000 respondents, was fielded in late 2016 and explored attitudes and behaviors around watching video on mobile phones.
Open Caching First POC
The Open Caching working group began its first working trials of the Open Caching Network. Participants included Charter, Limelight Networks, Major League Baseball Advanced Media, Qwilt, Verizon, Viacom, Viasat, and Yahoo.
Eighth Member Meeting
The Alliance held its eighth member meeting on February 9, 2017 in Santa, Clara CA. This meeting was hosted by Ericsson at their new facility.
Ninth Member Meeting
The Alliance’s ninth member meeting was held on May 25th, 2017 in Basking Ridge, NJ. This meeting was hosted by Verizon.
Open Caching Logging Requirements Specification
This document defines the Open Caching System (OCS) technical specifications for logging data to help track data acquisition and the delivery of it to the end user.