To see peer-accelerated streaming in action, use the latest version of Chrome, Firefox, Opera or Safari 11+ (Desktop). In other browsers, the video will stream directly from the CDN server. On mobile, Streamroot provides SDKs for your video app.
Streamroot is a webRTC-based P2P approach to video delivery for online broadcasters. Combining traditional CDN delivery and distributed delivery protocols, Streamroot offloads demand from servers by safely and securely connecting viewers watching streams simultaneously. Streamroot delivers 20 million video sessions every day with major media companies across the globe. Its solutions are encoding, CDN and DRM agnostic, plugin-free for viewers and integrate seamlessly into broadcasters’ existing workflows.
Benefits of Streamroot delivery include:
Streamroot uses JW Player's modular framework to create a custom provider, and can be integrated into your JW Player with a single line of code.
To get started with a free trial, contact Streamroot at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See their documentation for a step-by-step guide to using Streamroot with JW Player.