Best practices for large live events online with Inlet Technologies & Adobe
Nov 11, 2009 11:08 AM
Adobe and Inlet Technologies show you how to create stunning live events.
From the Olympics to the recent elections, consumers are increasingly demanding online, live HD-quality video, driving content distributors to seek new ways to create rich experiences that engage and retain viewers. Adobe Flash Media Server software offers a unique combination of powerful streaming with a flexible environment for creating and delivering live interactive experiences such as DVR functionality to the broadest possible audience.
Discover how interactive live streaming changes the way we think about live video online. High-definition video is used for broadcast, social media, and the enterprise. This session will focus on the live publishing workflow and how you can create interactive live experiences quickly. Learn how Inletâ€™s Spinnaker live streaming appliance supports HD streaming along with DVR functionality, and how you can leverage DVRCast to create massively scalable live events. Industry experts will also share their experiences so you can be successful in your live streaming events.
In this session, you will also learn more about:
- The challenges of live events and how to overcome them
- The optimal architecture and workflow for successful live events
- How to reach the broadest possible audience while enabling enhanced interactive functionality and robust content protection leveraging the Flash Platform
- How to provide a rich viewing experience across virtually all operating systems and screens.
Kevin Towes is the Product Manager at Adobe Systems responsible for Flash Media Server. Prior to Adobe, Kevin spent 13 years Kevin working as a prime consultant enabling customers with Flash-based communication, collaboration, social media and video streaming solutions using Flash Media Server. His FMS Live Video work with Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) led to an Emmy nomination in 2004.
Matt Smith is Senior Director, Systems Architecture for Inlet Technologies. In this role, Smith works closely with premier customers and partners, helping them deploy their digital media strategies quickly and successfully. Prior to joining Inlet, Smith served as a key video architect and evangelist for Yahoo!, where he worked for 9 years, designing, delivering and managing leading-edge video compression technologies and workflows to execute live events and create other digital media offerings. Prior to Yahoo!, Smith spent several years at NBC, first at the affiliate level and later with the network.
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