Red5 (media server)

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Red5
Red5-logo.png
Written in Java
Operating system Cross-platform
Type media server
License Apache License 2.0
Website www.red5.org

Red5 is a leading open-source media streaming server[1] implemented in Java ,[2] which provides services similar to those offered by the proprietary Adobe Flash Media Server [3] and Wowza Media Server[4] including:[5]

  • Streaming Video (FLV, F4V, MP4, 3GP)
  • Streaming Audio (MP3, F4A, M4A, AAC)
  • Recording Client Streams (FLV and AVC+AAC in FLV container)
  • Shared Objects
  • Live Stream Publishing
  • Remoting (Action Message Format)
  • Protocols: RTMP, RTMPT, RTMPS, and RTMPE

The project was started in September 2005[6] and as of 2008[7] is now maintained at Google Code.[8] Version 1.0 was released on December 3, 2012[9] and is available under the Apache License (version 2.0) [10]

History[edit]

  • Project Started September 2005
  • Version 0.8.0 Released June 4, 2009[11]
  • Version 1.0 Released December 3, 2012
  • Version 1.0.1 Released January 15, 2013[12]
  • Version 1.0.2 Released July 13, 2013

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Streaming Live with Red5 Media Server http://blog.endpoint.com/2012/04/streaming-live-with-red5-media-server.html
  2. ^ A Comparative Study of Open Source Softwares for Virtualization with Streaming Server Applications, Sritrusta Sukaridhoto, Nobuo Funabiki, Toru Nakanishi, and Dadet Pramadihanto http://www.ieee-jp.org/section/kansai/chapter/ces/1569177239.pdf
  3. ^ Mobile Multimedia for Improving the Administrative and Security Services http://www.wseas.us/e-library/conferences/2007cscc/papers/561-449.pdf
  4. ^ comparison between red5 and wowza media servers http://www.red5server.com/red5-vs-wowza/
  5. ^ Red5 media server Development in open source projects: Janosch Oppermann http://www.dcl.hpi.uni-potsdam.de/teaching/oss08/oppermann.pdf
  6. ^ Red5 1.0 Final Released http://www.red5.org/2012/12/10/red5-1-0-final-released/
  7. ^ Red5 Media Server Development Setup Tutorial http://www.technogumbo.com/tutorials/Red5-Media-Server-Development-Setup-Tutorial/Red5-Media-Server-Development-Setup-Tutorial.php
  8. ^ The Red5 project on Google Code http://code.google.com/p/red5/
  9. ^ Red5 1.0 final has been released today 3 December 2012 http://avchathq.com/forum/index.php?/topic/1881-red5-10-final-has-been-released-today-3-december-2012
  10. ^ Software Licenses in Context: The Challenge of Heterogeneously-Licensed Systems, W Scacchi, T Alspaugh, H Asuncion http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.173.3865&rep=rep1&type=pdf
  11. ^ [Red5] [ANN] Red5 0.8.0 release http://osflash.org/pipermail/red5_osflash.org/2009-June/033284.html
  12. ^ Red5 1.0.1 Released http://blog.infrared5.com/2013/01/red5-1-0-1-released/

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