what is hls

What is HLS? When to Use HLS Streaming Protocol?

HTML5 live streaming solutions have become more popular lately. One of them is the HLS protocol. There are some reasons why this is so popular, the most important of which is that RTMP lost its support by the end of 2020.  In 2017, Adobe announced that it will no longer support RTMP after the end of 2020. After this date, the question of what is HLS gained more importance. Adobe’s RTMP protocol is now a Read more…

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Introducing Ant Media Mobile SDK Xamarin Bindings

Thanks to our partner DreamTeam Mobile,  you can now build your streaming application with Xamarin Ant Media Android and iOS SDKs! This blog post is written by our partner DreamTeam Mobile. What you will get from reading this post: What is Ant Media Server WebRTC SDK Where to get samples, documentation, and help on using the SDK How to easily use it on Xamarin Android How to easily use it on Xamarin iOS How to easily use Read more…

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Ant Media’s Highlights of 2020 and Road Map for 2021

It was an incredible year. Many people felt it would never finish! Before closing this year, let’s go through Ant Media’s highlights of 2020 and its road map for 2021. Number of Ant Media Server instances went up to +2800 in 2020 and currently it is being used in 121 countries! This is amazing! Before starting to this blog post, to all our users, thank you for your trust and investment in Ant Media Server.  Read more…

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What is Transcoding? Why is It Important for Streaming?

If you are in the streaming industry or have some interest, you may have heard the word transcoding a lot. You may know a little about what transcoding is, or you may be wondering what this word you hear all the time. However, regardless of your situation, after this blog post, you will have full control of the transcoding process. Let’s not forget that the video transcoding process is very important for live broadcasts. Especially Read more…

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Mass Broadcasting Made Easy with Ant Media WebRTC Solution – 70K Unlocked!

Mass broadcasting in ultra low latency never be that much easy! Welcome back to our third article about scaling Ant Media Server to 70K viewers in less than a half-hour using the CloudFormation. If you missed the previous parts, we covered scaled up to 10K and 30K. In this article, we’ll look at creating our 70K system for some use cases such as webinars conference room applications. Let’s get started. Cost and Performance Scaling WebRTC Read more…

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New Year Sale is Ready!

From the beginning to the end of 2020, it has been a challenge for us. There have been serious changes in our lives with the pandemic. Our way of life has completely changed, our social distance has increased. However, we are proud that we are able to help people with our technology in this difficult process. With Ant Media Server, tens of thousands of people were able to continue their education, tens of thousands of people Read more…

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New Revenue Opportunity for Data Centers due to Pandemic

Data Centers’ importance increased with pandemic when most of the things moved to online.  It’s clear that live or on demand video streaming plays a crucial role in our modern society as people watch streaming videos on social media or the internet and share the content with their friends as part of their everyday lives. In addition, the pandemic which started in late 2019 has affected almost everything in daily life, including changing the way Read more…

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How to Use WebRTC SDK in Native Android App?

Ant Media Server has native WebRTC Android and iOS SDKs. You can use WebRTC facilities in Android Platform with the help of Ant Media Server’s Native WebRTC Android SDK. In this blog post, features of Android SDK will be presented with a sample Android project which comes bundled with the SDK. WebRTC Android SDK has the following main features: Provides peer to peer WebRTC communication between Android devices and browsers by using Ant Media server Read more…

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Black Friday Sale

Can you believe it? A year has passed and another Black Friday campaign has come. This year was different from the usual. There have been serious changes in our lives with the pandemic. Our way of life has completely changed, our social distance has increased. However, we are proud that we are able to help people with our technology in this difficult process. With Ant Media Server, tens of thousands of people were able to Read more…

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Enable SSL with Just 1 Command – Easy and Fast

This blog post will help you to enable SSL for Ant Media Server. Enabling SSL is not mandatory for all cases. However,  it’s mandatory when requesting access to mic and camera. It’s not mandatory for playing streams HTTPS and WSS (WebSocket Secure) is mandatory for Google Chrome to run WebRTC and WebSocket applications. In addition, developers want to serve their content with a secure connection as well. The script in this post install Let’s Encrypt Read more…