Azure / Cloud Computing

VSW03 Build the Next YouTube: Windows Azure Media Services


9:15am - 10:30am

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Sasha Goldshtein


SELA Group

Windows Azure Media Services is a platform for uploading, managing, and delivering media content to a variety of devices at a cloud scale. In this talk you'll learn how to manage media assets using the Azure Portal and the Media Services .NET SDK, how to encode and package media for progressive download and smooth streaming, and how to author clients on multiple platforms (iOS, Android, Windows, and OS X). Towards the end of the talk we'll also discuss developing an end-to-end solution for building the next YouTube using Windows Azure Media Services.

You will learn:

  • Uploading and managing media content in the Windows Azure cloud
  • Encoding media for delivery in advance or on-demand with dynamic packaging
  • Delivering media to various devices using progressive download and adaptive streaming