Wowza Media Server 2 is not just a high-performance, extensible and
a fully interactive Flash® media server - it takes the proven Wowza Pro
platform beyond Flash by adding H.264 support for:
* Apple® iPhone® and iPod® touch
* Microsoft® Silverlight®
* Apple QuickTime™
* Set-top boxes and more...
Now you can deliver your content from one encode simultaneously to
multiple clients on the desktop, mobile and the living room at an
unbeatable price — up to 75% less than Flash-only Adobe FMIS.
Wowza Media Server 2 is available in several editions. Restrictions
apply to selected editions — see the Documentation page for the Wowza
Media Server EULA and User's Guide for more information on allowable
usage and functionality. Download Wowza Media Server 2 installation
packages and get a license from the Wowza Store.
In brief, the licenses differ as follows:
* Wowza Server Developer: This free edition is intended for developers
and provides the same functionality as Wowza Media Server 2
Subscription, except it is limited to 10 concurrent connection for
Flash (RTMP), RTSP/RTP and MPEG-TS streaming and further restrict
continuous streaming time duration for HTTP delivered streams to iPhone
* Wowza Server Subscription: This standard
license includes all the functionality for multi-protocol, multi-client
streaming offered at a very economical monthly fee. Subscription
licensees receive a single license key that can be used on multiple
servers. You provide the hardware, bandwidth and management. All
upgrades, even full version upgrades are free! This is a software only
* Wowza Server Perpetual: This license offers
the same functionality as the Software Subscription edition except a
separate unique license key is required for each server. Full version
upgrades are charged an additional upgrade fee. Not valid for use by
* Wowza Server for Amazon EC2: The same
functionality as the Subscription edition combined with machine time
with various Amazon EC2 instances and bandwidth at a very attractive
price. This is the only type of license valid for use on Amazon EC2.
* Wowza Server Evaluation: This free license offers the same
functionality as Wowza Server Subscription but is limited to 30 days of
use for evaluation or pilot production deployment. Use is restricted to
one time only, one license per customer. Other restrictions apply.