The 2015 document by Broadcast Media Africa addresses the challenges and solutions in multiplatform live streaming. It covers the evolution from early internet video with limited capabilities to sophisticated multi-platform streaming. The document focuses on technical aspects like encoding, server requirements, compatibility with various devices and screen sizes, and dealing with different bandwidths.
It also discusses content management, emphasising the importance of rights management and using technologies for efficient content delivery. The paper highlights the need for strategic planning and adaptive solutions in the rapidly evolving domain of live streaming
Some key points from the resource include:
● Evolution from basic internet video to advanced multiplatform live streaming.
● Technical challenges in encoding and server requirements.
● Compatibility with diverse devices and screen sizes.
● Addressing varying viewer bandwidths.
● Importance of rights management in content distribution.
● Need for strategic planning in live streaming technology.