SRT Open Sources Panel Discussion at Streaming Media West 2017
The market is thirsty for an open source, freely available, low-latency, UDP-like approach for streaming over the internet. This session brings together SRT Alliance members and industry experts to discuss the SRT open source video transport protocol and how it optimizes streaming performance across unpredictable networks with secure streams and easy firewall traversal, bringing the best quality live video over the worst networks. The session also discusses how UDP coupled with SRT is an ideal transport for video contribution and distribution and detail how the alliance is accelerating interoperability of video streaming solutions and fostering collaboration with industry leaders to achieve lower latency internet video transport. Consumption of video is changing as new platforms, formats, and industry dynamics evolve. From the dawn of 4K to Snapchat Discover, the quality, quantity, and sheer variety of video experiences are growing every day. This panel looks at the future of broadcast and video services in a multi-screen world, attempting to peer into the near future to explore issues both at the fore, such as 4K, and still on the fringe, such as virtual reality.
- Harmonic: Thierry Fautier, VP Video Strategy at Harmonic
- Haivision: Marc Cymontkowski Sr. Director of Core Technology
- Limelight: Keith Weinberger Director of Product Management, Video Solutions
- Microsoft – Jeff Tyler Digital Media Lead
- Brightcove – David Sayed VP Product Strategy & Product Marketing