Video streaming server software for reliable FLV delivery
Adobe has partnered with leading content delivery network (CDN) providers to offer hosted video streaming service for delivering on-demand video for the Adobe® Flash® Player runtime across high-performance, reliable networks. Built with Adobe Flash Media Server software and integrated directly into the CDN delivery, tracking, and reporting infrastructure, Flash Video Streaming Service (FVSS) provides the most effective way to deliver FLV to the largest possible audience without the hassle of setting up and maintaining your own streaming server hardware and network.
Features and benefits
All FVSS providers offer the following capabilities to help ensure the best delivery for your Flash Player compatible video content:
- Built-in load balancing and failover to scale video even in the heaviest traffic
- Video streaming that starts the instant viewers click Play
- A high-performance network that helps ensure that video isn't hung up on the Internet
- Automatic tracking and report generation at the click of a button
- Flexible bandwidth and storage based on client needs
Premier authorized partners
Akamai provides market-leading managed services for powering rich media, dynamic transactions, and enterprise applications online. Akamai pioneered the content delivery market a decade ago, and today its services have been adopted by the world's most recognized brands across diverse industries. Serving hundreds of gigabits per second of FLV traffic daily, Akamai is a premier authorized FVSS provider. As the world's largest and most reliable CDN with the largest FLV streaming network, Akamai is uniquely qualified to deliver rich, engaging content for Flash Player.
Level 3 Communications has integrated Flash Media Servers into its CDN platform. Level 3 Flash Video Streaming provides high-performance solutions for Flash Player compatible on-demand and live video. The service is offered globally and delivered over the Level 3 Internet backbone, one of the world's largest and most connected IP networks.
Limelight Networks is the leading CDN for digital media. Limelight's global content delivery services are designed for on-demand and live delivery of video, music, games, and social media to broadband and mobile audiences. Limelight leads the industry in "delivering the digital lifestyle."
21ViaNet is the largest telecom neutral Internet infrastructure and IDC/CDN service provider in China. Through integrating best BGP/CDN network resources around the world and using its own overseas POP sites, 21ViaNet cooperates with international advanced CDN service providers to build mixed CDN network systems. Through its CDN services, 21ViaNet offers 100% system customization and demand-based deployment, 100% real-time monitoring, and 100% fast response.
For more than 125 years, AT&T has run one of the largest and most secure communications networks in the world. Through its AT&T Intelligent Content Distribution℠ Service, AT&T has built capabilities into the fabric of that network to help end users access content. With traffic served through a worldwide network of high-speed edge servers, web content and media streams are positioned closer to users. As a result, end users get faster content downloads more reliably than from origin servers alone.
CDNetworks, a top three global, full-service content delivery network, provides technology, network infrastructure, and customer services that accelerate the delivery of Internet content and applications to end users around the world. CDNetworks provides a comprehensive suite of technology for video streaming, large-volume file downloads, and image caching services, including a full production environment for Adobe Flash Media Server 3, which delivers an improved online user experience and unparalleled quality of performance, service, and reliability.
ChinaCache is the largest CDN service provider in China. ChinaCache provides a series of media services, including on-demand and live streaming and other interactive video services, for customers in the areas of media, gaming, and Web 2.0 websites. The integration of Adobe FVSS technology in ChinaCache's CDN enables delivery of high-performance and high-quality video services.
As one of Europe's largest broadcast facilities companies, DutchView provides film and sound recordings for broadcasting on television, radio, and the Internet as well as post-production, encoding, and storage of these recordings. DutchView aims to be the preferred full-service provider, making use of state-of-the-art technology and communication solutions.
EdgeCast offers a superior, cost-effective global content delivery service that gives customers a competitive advantage in the delivery of digital media. EdgeCast's world-class content delivery platform provides customers the cost benefits and flexibility of controlling their own CDN while liberating them from bandwidth contracts, capital investments, and operational hassles.
Highwinds offers a powerful and reliable means for quickly and successfully moving content at a global level. With the Highwinds CDN, you can distribute rich media over the vast, high-performance Highwinds RollingThunder network and manage all aspects of your content strategies with the award-winning StrikeTracker console.
Adobe and Highwinds have partnered to offer hosted services for delivering live and on-demand video for Flash Player through the Highwinds CDN.
Internap is a leading Internet solutions company that provides "The Ultimate Online Experience" by managing, delivering, and distributing applications and content with unsurpassed performance and reliability. With a global platform of data centers, managed IP services, a content delivery network, and content monetization services, Internap frees its customers to innovate and create new revenue opportunities.
Internet Initiative Japan (IIJ) was founded in 1992 as a pioneer in the commercial Internet market in Japan. Since then, the company has continued to take the initiative in the network technology field, playing a leading role in the growth of Japan's Internet industry.
IIJ will continue to provide a one-stop solution that meets your business needs, with leading-edge technologies and comprehensive strength that can only be found within the IIJ Group.
J-Stream Inc. offers cost-effective, high-quality services to companies such as broadcasters and other content providers to enable them to deliver live or on-demand streaming content to a wide range of users.
Mirror Image Internet's patented global network reliably streams video to users around the world, regardless of location or traffic bursts. With comprehensive capabilities and an easy-to-use web-based management tool, the Mirror Image single-source solution enables companies to easily publish, manage, deliver, and analyze their streaming media activity.
Produce on Demand, Inc. (PoD) was founded in 2000 to design and produce new media service in the Internet. Now, PoD has one of the largest contents delivery networks in the world, and covers various clients to from contents providers to industrial companies. PoD will continue to be a one-stop solution provider to support you for your success.
Qbrick, the European choice for global distribution, is the only B2B full-service provider of streaming media solutions in Scandinavia. Reach worldwide audiences and launch new communication initiatives with Qbrick solutions. Whether it's on-demand or live broadcast, Qbrick streams content flawlessly. Qbrick's CDN supports all media formats, including FLV.
Service, speed, and reliability — these are what you rely on to deliver rich media experiences, and they are the core focus of Streaming Media Hosting. More than simply one of the most experienced content delivery networks, Streaming Media Hosting powers the Fortune 500 and also wants to empower you to engage your audience and deliver premium interactive experiences. Services encompass live video production and custom application development.
The Telindus streaming hosting platform contains all the necessary servers and storage to support professional live and on-demand audio and video streaming formats. Telindus also has a complete digital rights management (DRM) system in place, making it possible to protect and monetize content.
The Telindus streaming platform is hosted in a state-of-the-art data center, which is managed around the clock. All servers, storage solutions, and network equipment are implemented in a fault-tolerant way and have a dedicated high-speed redundant connection to the Internet.
Velocix is the world's leading digital asset delivery network, a new generation of CDN designed to meet the rich media needs of the 21st century Internet. Owners of large digital assets — including video, software, and games — rely on the Velocix delivery network to provide unparalleled quality of service and delivery performance, with affordable economics. Velocix does all this while providing new levels of control over the global digital asset distribution chain.
Weebo is the Italian-based reliable, powerful, and geographically distributed CDN engineered to manage complex multimedia streaming distribution all over the world. Weebo offers a scalable and secure way to grant access to business and entertainment content, live or on demand, and provides tailor-made services for every customized requirement. Bring your company to the stage, reach large media audiences, and enjoy the show.
Founded in April 2000, Yacast has become an industry leader in media streaming and monitoring services. As an FVSS provider, the company has developed and is operating one of the largest streaming platforms in Europe. More than 250 radio stations, TV stations, and on-demand content services are hosted using the most up-to-date streaming technologies over the Internet and mobile networks.