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November 2016

Nov 23

Custom reports for Verizon Standard and Premium profiles

You can now find custom reports in the supplemental management portal for both Verizon profile types.

  • Content Delivery Network
  • Media Services
  • Features

July 2016

Jul 28

General availability: Apple FairPlay Streaming for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Apple FairPlay Streaming is Apple’s digital rights management (DRM) format that protects both Video on Demand (VOD) and live streams.

  • Media Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

June 2016

Jun 9

General Availability: Apple FairPlay Streaming for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

If you want to stream premium content to Apple TV, you need to use Apple FairPlay Streaming (FPS) technology. Building this solution can be tedious--that's why we’re offering this new service.

  • Media Services
  • Features
  • Services

May 2016

May 12

Public preview: Media Analytics for Azure Media Services

IN PREVIEW

Media Analytics is a collection of speech and vision services that makes it easier for organizations and enterprises to derive actionable insights from their video files through advanced machine learning technology.

  • Media Services
  • Features
  • Services

February 2016

Feb 17

General availability: Google Widevine modular license delivery in Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now apply common encryption with Widevine or Microsoft PlayReady to help protect your premium content.

  • Media Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

October 2015

Oct 2

General availability: Live Encoding for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Live Encoding for Azure Media Services expands on our live cloud platform.

  • Media Services
  • Features

September 2015

Sep 1

Now available: Live Encoding for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

The same Live Encoding technology used to power digital coverage of large events such as Super Bowl XLIX and the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi is now available.

  • Media Services
  • Features

July 2015

Jul 24

General availability: Premium Encoding for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

With Premium Encoding for Azure Media Services, customers can deploy this advanced encoder where they can take advantage of automated decision-making logic that can adapt to a variety of inputs.

  • Media Services
  • Features
Jul 1

Now available: Media Encoder Premium for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Media Encoder Premium for Azure Media Services offers new and advanced encoding capabilities, including support for MXF and DVCPRO formats, in addition to 4K AVC, multilanguage audio, closed captioning, deinterlacing, and color conversion.

  • Media Services
  • Features

May 2015

May 29

Media Services supports defining filters for your assets

NOW AVAILABLE

Media Services enables you to define filters based on customer's requests.

  • Media Services
  • Features
May 27

Hyperlapse for Azure Media Services available

We’ve released Hyperlapse for Azure Media Services, which integrates Hyperlapse technology with a media processor in the cloud.

  • Media Services
  • Features
May 27

Public preview: Live Encoding for Azure Media Services

IN PREVIEW

This is a public preview of the same Live Encoding technology used to power digital coverage of large events such as Super Bowl XLIX and the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.

  • Media Services
  • Features

March 2015

Mar 5

Azure Media Services fully integrated with Azure CDN

Azure Content Delivery Network integration with Azure Media Services provides point-and-click provisioning of edge services to speed your time to market and give your content global reach.

  • Content Delivery Network
  • Media Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
Mar 5

Public preview: Media Encoder Premium for Azure Media Services

IN PREVIEW

Media Encoder Premium for Azure Media Services offers new and advanced encoding capabilities, including support for MXF and DVCPRO formats, in addition to 4K AVC, multilanguage audio, closed captioning, deinterlacing, and color conversion.

  • Media Services
  • Pricing & Offerings

January 2015

Jan 29

General Availability: Content Protection for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Content Protection for Azure Media Services offers static and dynamic encryption with PlayReady license delivery and an AES 128-bit key delivery service.

  • Media Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
Jan 1

Now available: Azure Media Services Live Streaming with Content Protection and DRM

NOW AVAILABLE

The same live streaming and content protection solutions that delivered the 2014 Winter Olympics and 2014 FIFA World Cup to broadcasters around the world is now available.

  • Media Services
  • Features

December 2014

Dec 11

General availability: Live Channels for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Live Channels for Azure Media Services is available and fully supported by the Azure SLA.

  • Media Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

November 2014

Nov 12

Azure Media Packager and Azure Media Encryptor reach end-of-life

On November 1, 2015, Azure Media Packager and Azure Media Encryptor reach their end-of-life.

  • Media Services
  • Features

September 2014

Sep 10

Preview: Azure Media Services Live Streaming and Content Protection

IN PREVIEW

The same live streaming solution that delivered the 2014 Winter Olympics and 2014 FIFA World Cup to broadcasters around the world is now available in preview.

  • Media Services
  • Features

April 2014

Apr 3

General Availability: Autoscale

NOW AVAILABLE

The new GA release of Autoscale includes performance- and schedule-based scaling, and you can customize it to scale based on metrics you define.

  • App Service
  • Cloud Services
  • Media Services
  • Virtual Machines

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