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HEVC transcoding, SLDP protocol, iOS playback SDK and other must-read news from Q2 of 2017: read them in this newsletter.
Secure Reliable Transport protocol (SRT) is now fully supported in Nimble Streamer. Softvelum has also joined the SRT Alliance to contribute to the community.

Video-on-Demand features of Nimble Streamer

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Nimble Streamer provides extended capabilities for video-on-demand streaming. This includes re-packaging content into ABR HLS and MPEG-DASH protocols as well as streaming via progressive download.

Input specs

HLS and MPEG-DASH transmuxing creates a stream from file in a file system.

  • Supported formats: MP4, MP3, AAC, F4V.
  • MP4 is supported as video+audio, video, audio, original MP4, Apple QuickTime extension.
  • Both H.264 and H.265 video is supported.
  • EditListBox MP4 atom is supported.

Progressive download allows streaming files with no re-packaging

  • Supported formats: mp4, mp3, flv, oga, ogv, wav, webm, mkv.
  • Seeking is supported by HTTP Range header and Flash time marks.

HLS and MPEG-DASH processing

Output protocols

The supported output protocols for VOD are

Output options

Paywall

Nimble Streamer is used for building secure content delivery networks.

See also: Live streaming | Building infrastructure

Easy installation and upgrade

Nimble Streamer can be installed in a couple of small steps and upgraded to the latest version by running two or three simple commands in console.

Let us know if you need any help and search through our documentation to find more information.