Video latency can have a huge impact on how viewers experience live video. Consumers that watch their favorite sporting event online can learn what happens on social media before they see it live. Talk about spoilers! Broadcasting live video to consumers using the public internet can contribute to latency levels that exceed several minutes – severely compromising the viewing experience.
In this white paper, we'll examine key factors and challenges to consider when delivering video using the public internet, including:
- Encoding, Decoding and Transport
- Segmented Streaming
- Packet Retransmission
- Forward Error Correction (FEC)
- SRT (Secure, Reliable Transport)