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
Open Cache Request Routing Specification
This publication represents the functional specification of open-caching service provisioning interfaces enabling a Content Delivery Network (CDN) and an SP to exchange information to enable the delegation of CDN content requests to the SP Open Caching system.
Membership Grant Program
The Alliance announces the launch of the Membership Grant Program, awarding Principal Memberships to selected small companies and startups meeting specific financial criteria.
Tenth Member Meeting
The tenth member meeting, also the second international meeting, was held in Amsterdam, Netherlands and hosted by Liberty Global.
Eleventh Member Meeting
The Alliance held is eleventh member meeting in Murray Hill, NJ on November 30, 2017. This meeting was hosted by Nokia at the legendary Bell Labs facility.
Open Caching Content Management Operations
This document describes the functional specification of the Open Caching Content Management interface and the functionality requirements from the SP Open Caching system as well as discussing the interface between the SP Open Caching Controller and the CDN.
Open Caching Logging Integration Specification
This document describes the process of provisioning a Logging Integration between a CDN and an ISP in an Open Caching solution and defines extensions to the “Footprint and Capabilities” interface and to the “Service Metadata” interface, to allow provisioning a Logging Integration.
Twelfth Member Meeting
The twelfth meeting of the Alliance was held on March 8, 2017 in Milpitas, CA. This meeting was hosted by Western Digital Corporation.
Thirteenth Member Meeting
The Alliance hosted its thirteenth member meeting on May 30, 2018 in New York, NY. This meeting was hosted by Viacom.
Forensic Watermarking Implementation Considerations
The piracy of online video content is a significant issue for content owners and distributors. This document explains the technology of watermarking and how it can be employed, in various methods, to secure video against theft.
Whitepaper Published About Open Caching Network
This whitepaper provides an overview of Open Caching, how the current specifications relate to deploying an OCN architecture, and the benefits provided to different providers in the ecosystem.