Azure Media Services powers consumer and enterprise streaming solutions worldwide. Combining powerful and highly scalable cloud-based encoding, encryption, and steaming components, Media Services helps customers with valuable and premium video content easily reach larger audiences on today’s most popular digital devices, such as tablets and mobile phones. Live broadcasters—of sporting events, news, concerts, town meetings, and more—and linear channel operators offering popular over-the-top programming and services are turning to Azure as their platform of choice.
Additionally, with exciting new features such as Azure Media Indexer to enhance discoverability, cross-platform players to simplify distribution, cloud DVR capabilities to move easily from live content to on-demand programming, and a large ecosystem of value-added third-party partners, Media Services is truly providing customers with video content as a best-in-class solution. Come have a look yourself, and see how Media Services can power your end-to-end media workflow.
Quickly deliver scalable subscription video on demand (VOD), transactional VOD, advertising VOD, and over-the-top services. Use our CDSA- and ISO-certified cloud to reduce costs and deliver content to multiple platforms from Azure data centers worldwide.
Use industry-standard Microsoft PlayReady DRM or Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) encryption to protect your content.
Seamlessly integrate with the Media Services streaming platform to lower costs by encoding once and delivering in multiple formats with dynamic packaging.
Azure Media Encoder and Media Encoder Premium offer studio-grade encoding at cloud scale.
Media Services is a highly flexible platform capable of handling everything from small scale local events to the largest events on the planet like the FIFA World Cup and the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.
Use cases include event based streaming and 24x7 linear streaming with cloud DVR workflows.
Media Services is a great platform for enabling businesses large and small to reach their employees and customers. The platform capabilities, combined with partner solutions, make it easy to do more with video in your organization. It’s been used by several enterprises for purposes such as training, corporate communication, and council meetings. Media Services provides scalable, always-available, secure delivery of video to both employees and external customers via the Azure website.
Azure Content Delivery Network lets you deliver high-bandwidth content to users around the world with low latency and high availability via a robust network of global data centers. It sends audio, video, applications, images, and other files to users from the nearest servers. This dramatically increases speed and availability, resulting in significant user experience improvements. Learn more
Studio Grade encoding at Cloud Scale
A single player for all your playback needs
Enhance discoverability and accessibility of media
Securely deliver content using AES or PlayReady