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Wowza Media Systems

December 01, 2015 08:00 ET

Wowza Media Systems Wins Two Streaming Media Readers' Choice Industry Awards

Wowza Streaming Engine and Wowza Streaming Cloud Recognized as Industry Leading Technologies in the U.S. and European Markets

GOLDEN, CO--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2015) - Wowza Media Systems™, the leading software and cloud-based services provider that continuously simplifies the complexities of high-quality video and audio streaming for organizations worldwide, today announced that Wowza Streaming Engine™ software has been named the Best Media Server in the 2015 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards, winning this category for the third consecutive year. The Media Server finalists included Adobe Media Server and Unified Streaming Unified Origin.

Additionally, Wowza Streaming Cloud™ was crowned the winner in the 2015 Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards for best Cloud Video Service. The win is yet another proof point of the online service's continued momentum and widespread popularity with customers, after being introduced to the market earlier this year. The Cloud Video Service finalists included Norigin Cloudncoder and Sorenson Squeeze Stream.

"We're honored for being continually recognized as the streaming industry software leader. By staying true to our focus on customer success, we plan to keep redefining our industry with innovative technologies that enable virtually unlimited streaming use cases across industries," said David Stubenvoll, cofounder and CEO, Wowza Media Systems. "It is very exciting to be a part of such an ever-changing and growing industry, and a huge honor to be recognized by our customers and peers who use our products everyday."

Wowza Media Systems is committed to shaping the streaming industry with products and services that both simplify streaming and provide tools for advanced users to build their own customized streaming solutions. With Wowza Streaming Engine server software and the Wowza Streaming Cloud online service, organizations can stream high-quality content to any device, anywhere, anytime.

The Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards are the only awards in the streaming industry decided upon by the people who use these products and services. To learn more about the Streaming Media Choice Awards program, click here.

About Wowza Media Systems
Wowza Media Systems is the leading software and cloud-based services provider that continuously addresses the complexities of high-quality video and audio streaming for organizations worldwide. Wowza delivers an award-winning, extensible solution set that provides unparalleled customization, configuration, and control for an unlimited number of streaming use cases. Its integrated, hybrid model empowers direct end customers, service providers, and an extensive worldwide partner network. Wowza's proven, patented technology enables organizations to expand their reach, more deeply engage with key audiences, and increase their monetization opportunities. Wowza has rapidly built a fan base of more than 19,000 customers, in 170+ countries, across all industries. The company was founded in 2005, is privately held and is based in Colorado. For more information, please visit


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