FREMONT, California– The Streaming Video Alliance launched two new websites: the Streaming Video Alliance Glossary website and the Open Caching website.
The Alliance, which is a technical association working on solutions to problems faced by companies involved in streaming video, said the new websites will provide much-needed educational resources.
“While there are many glossaries that define streaming video terminology, no definitive source exists, which can make it difficult to discuss and reach consensus on technical challenges,” Jason said. Thibeault, Director General of the Alliance. “The new Streaming Video Alliance glossary represents the first project produced by the Alliance Industry Resources Committee, which was formed to tackle projects outside the scope of individual working groups. The Open Caching website is a great resource that houses all of the work produced by the Open Caching Working Group since the inception of the Alliance, including the efforts of Open Caching LABS, technical papers, case studies. and presentations.
In developing the glossary, the Alliance has endeavored to create a comprehensive list of streaming industry glossary terms and definitions that will serve as the basis for describing technologies, processes and other elements of the streaming industry. streaming workflow, the group explained.
The glossary is available here.
The Alliance’s Open Caching Working Group was one of the first working groups established by the Alliance and the second new website brings together all technical documents on Open Caching in one place.
The Open Caching website can be found here.
Alliance members include companies across the video streaming ecosystem, such as network operators, technology providers, service providers and content owners.
Current members are: Adobe, AfrolandTV, Agile Content, allt, Amazon, ATEME, Broadpeak, Buurst, CBC, Charter Communications, Cisco Systems, Citrix, Comcast, CommScope, Compira Labs, ContentArmor, Conviva, Datazoom, Deutsche Telekom, DidjaTV, Disney Streaming Services, Dolby, Eluvio, Equus Compute Solutions, Ericsson, EXFO, Fastly, Friend MTS, Globo, Harmonic, Hughes Satellite Systems, INKA Entworks, Intel, InterDigital, Interra Systems, Irdeto, KIOXIA, Liberty Global, Limelight Networks, Lumen Technologies, Mainstreaming, Nagra, NCTA, Neustar, Nice People at Work, NS1, NTT, Optus, Orange, Panasonic Avionics, Penthera, Plex, Qwilt, ServiceNow, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Sky, SSIMWAVE, ST Engineering iDirect, Stackpath, Starz , Streaming Global, StriveCast, Synamedia, Telefonica, Telestream, THEO, TNO, Touchstream, Varnish Software, Vecima Networks, Verimatrix, Verizon, ViacomCBS, Viasat Inc., WebKontrol and Western Digital Corp.
The Alliance also sees participation from other brands owned by or associated with member companies, including Globecast, Hulu, NBCSports, Paramount, Peacock, PlutoTV, Prime Video, Twitch, Verizon Media, Viaccess-Orca and Virgin Media.