Haivision and Microsoft to Host SRT Technical Panel at NAB 2019 Featuring Video Streaming Experts from Bitmovin, Deluxe, Gogo, and Wowza Media Systems

Join this free event at the Streaming Summit at NAB 2019 to learn technical details, implementations and future developments with the SRT (Secure, Reliable, Transport) video streaming protocol

Montreal, Canada – March 7, 2019 – Haivision a leader in video streaming and original developer of  the SRT (Secure Reliable Transport) open source protocol – announces a free panel discussion at the Streaming Summit at NAB 2019 featuring video streaming experts from Bitmovin, Deluxe, Gogo, and Wowza Media Systems.

Sponsored by Haivision and Microsoft, this panel session is open to all developers and organizations who are interested in learning more about the SRT open-source protocol which allows broadcasters and streamers to deliver high-quality, low-latency video streams across the public internet. This session will encourage dialogue about the protocol’s target applications and workflows, the roadmap for the technology, and implementation stories from various developers.

Panel Details
Title: SRT Technical Panel: Implementations and Best Practices
Date/Time: Monday April 8th from 4:15pm to 5:00pm
Location: NAB, Las Vegas Convention Center, Room N250 (North Hall)
Registration Page:

  • Marc Cymontkowski, Vice President Engineering, Haivision


  • Martin Smole, Director Encoding, Bitmovin
  • Konstantin Wilms, SVP, Media & Cloud Architect, Deluxe
  • Ty Bekiares, Director Engineering, Proof of Concept, Gogo
  • Charlie Good, Chief Technology Officer and Cofounder, Wowza Media Systems

SRT is an open source protocol and technology stack that enables low latency streaming and file delivery across public internet connections. Open sourced at NAB 2017, SRT has been endorsed by over 200 companies, including Microsoft, throughout the streaming and broadcast markets.

The panel will also provide updates about the SRT Alliance – a consortium of more than 200 vendors and end users working collaboratively to increase industry-wide awareness and adoption of SRT as a common standard for low-latency video transport over the internet. Highlighted SRT Alliance members include Ateme, Blonder Tongue, Brightcove, Comcast, MediaKind, Eurovision, Haivision, Harmonic, Limelight, Matrox, Microsoft, Ooyala, Sencore and Wowza.

To learn more about SRT, its latest developments, and how it helps improve streaming video workflows, register for this free event here. This session is part of the NAB Streaming Summit.

About the SRT Open Source Project & SRT Alliance
SRT is an open source video transport protocol and technology stack, developed and pioneered by Haivision, that optimizes streaming performance across unpredictable networks with secure streams and easy firewall traversal, bringing the best quality live video over the worst networks. The SRT Open Source Project is supported by the SRT Alliance, which was cofounded by Haivision and Wowza Media Systems. This collaborative community of industry leaders and developers strive to achieve lower latency internet video transport by continuously improving open-source SRT. For more information about the project and how to join the SRT Alliance, visit srtalliance.org.

About Haivision
Haivision is the leader in live video streaming technologies, providing more than 25,000 organizations globally with video solutions that help them stream broadcast-quality, low-latency video from anywhere. Founded in 2004, Haivision is a profitable, privately held company with headquarters in Montreal and Chicago, and regional offices located throughout the Americas, Europe, Middle-East and APAC. To help solve the world’s most difficult video streaming challenges, Haivision open sourced its award winning SRT low latency video streaming protocol in 2017 and founded the SRT Alliance, which now has over 200 industry leading companies supporting this new standard. Awarded an Emmy® for Technology and Engineering from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Haivision is also recognized as one of the most influential companies in video by Streaming Media and one of the fastest growing companies by Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500. Learn more at haivision.com.

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