Live and on-demand video is segmented and encrypted on the fly by Media Server 3 for Smooth Streaming delivery to Microsoft PlayReady-enabled devices, including PCs, Mac systems, mobile phones, set-top boxes, connected TVs and tablets.
A preview release of the Media Server 3 will be available prior to the planned commercial release in the third quarter of 2011. All Wowza Media Server 2 licensees are eligible for a free upgrade to Wowza Media Server 3 when it is released. EZDRM will offer proof of concept accounts to Wowza Media Server 3 preview release users. The joint solution was demonstrated live at the Streaming Media East Show in New York.