Easy-to-use WebRTC iOS SDK Lets You Build WebRTC iOS App with 4 Lines of Code 1

Easy-to-use WebRTC iOS SDK Lets You Build WebRTC iOS App with 4 Lines of Code

Ant Media’s WebRTC iOS SDK lets you build your own iOS application that can publish and play WebRTC broadcasts with just a few lines of code. In this doc, we’re going to cover the following topics. Run the Sample WebRTC iOS app Publish Stream from your iPhone Play Stream on your iPhone P2P Communication with your iPhone Develop a WebRTC iOS app How to Publish How to Play How to use DataChannel Run the Sample Read more…

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How to Create a Video Conference Solution with Ant Media Server

Ant Media Server has a built-in video conference feature that is already used by lots of users.  Nowadays we get some questions about extending that built-in video conference solution with new features. However, this built-in video conference solution is hard to extend by users because its source code is distributed in Ant Media Server module projects. So, we created an extendible Conference Application Project. In this post, we will introduce that Conference App. Conference App Read more…

The First HEVC (H.265) Support in WebRTC and Improved Performance in v2.1 30

The First HEVC (H.265) Support in WebRTC and Improved Performance in v2.1

We are very happy to announce that Ant Media Server v2.1 is released with some more great new features such as HEVC(H.265) support in WebRTC stack and WebM Recording. Previously In Ant Media Server v2.0, VP8 and Data Channel features were released. We are continuously adding new features and doing performance optimizations. Before starting the post, let me thank you for your all interest in the Ant Media Server because you’ve made it run in Read more…

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Linear Live Streaming 101

In this blog post, I will give information about a new feature in Ant Media Server which is Linear Live Streaming that we have been receiving lots of requests from our customers for some time. Let’s start with it’s definition and then we can discuss about a comparison with other streaming types, and finally, I will explain how this feature could be used in Ant Media Server. What is Linear Live Streaming? Linear Live Streaming is Read more…

How To Import Volumetric Video Container Into Unity 39

How To Import Volumetric Video Container Into Unity

Volumetric Video Container Let’s first begin by talking about volumetric video frames. Each frame of a volumetric video sequence is more different than traditional video frames. As we mentioned before, generally, each frame contains one reconstructed obj file, one jpg file band, one mtl file. The file sizes for 3D models can often be very large and when the number of scenes increases, most of the time, the following may happen: File management for each Read more…

Build powerful interactive WebRTC Data Channel Applications with Actions and Events 40

Build powerful interactive WebRTC Data Channel Applications with Actions and Events

With the release of version 2.0, Ant Media Server Enterprise Edition supports WebRTC Data Channel standard and previously we posted 3 blog posts related to setup, usage and implementation of Data Channels with Ant Media Server EE: How to Exchange Data Easily Using WebRTC Data Channels with Ant Media Server WebRTC Chat and File Transfer Done Easily with Ant Media Server – Part 1 WebRTC Chat and File Transfer Done Easily with Ant Media Server Read more…

How to Easily Monitor Ant Media Server Instances in 3 Steps? 43

How to Easily Monitor Ant Media Server Instances in 3 Steps?

Before starting the blog post, I just want to thank you all people in the community that makes Ant Media Server Instances run in 120 countries. So we listen our users and one of the common question we receive is how to Monitor Ant Media Server instances. It’s really a crucial thing when you have lots of instances running for your media streaming service. So we’ve implemented some monitoring methods to make monitoring Ant Media Read more…

Spaceport: Volumetric Video Capturing and Streaming Solution 44

Spaceport: Volumetric Video Capturing and Streaming Solution

Volumetric video is a field of media production technique that captures a three-dimensional space such as a place, person or any object. The increasing popularity of Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies has especially triggered the furthering of volumetric video capturing and streaming system as a key technology. Spaceport product developed by Ant Media creates an end-to-end solution to capture dynamic scenes and offers a truly three-dimensional viewing experience with 6 Degrees of Read more…

WebRTC Chat and File Transfer Done Easily with Ant Media Server - Part 2 45

WebRTC Chat and File Transfer Done Easily with Ant Media Server – Part 2

We have started a series of blog posts which explains how to do WebRTC chat and file transfer with Ant Media Server. This is the second part which is about Image Transfer using WebRTC. You could reach the first part from here. Image Transfer Sending photos or any kind of picture is integral part of a chat application now and we added image transfer functionality to our application to demonstrate this use case but the Read more…

WebRTC Chat and File Transfer Done Easily with Ant Media Server - Part 1 50

WebRTC Chat and File Transfer Done Easily with Ant Media Server – Part 1

We are starting a series of blog posts which explains how to do WebRTC chat and file transfer with Ant Media Server. This is the first part which is about chat and text messaging using WebRTC. In the early days of Internet, only real means of communication was texting and real-time video conferences were elements from science fictions, but now, thanks to the better bandwidth, protocols and streaming servers as it is part of our Read more…