How can I deliver a stream from my transcoder or receiving equipment to SmartMEDIA?
You can deliver the stream via one of the supported input protocols like Multicast (UDP) or HLS. The list of protocols is being continuously expanded. Please see more details in SmartMEDIA 5. Technical Description document.
What do I need SmartMEDIA for? Why SmartMEDIA if there are also X, Y and Z products available on the market, and they are cheaper? How is SmartMEDIA licensed? Do I need SmartMEDIA if I don’t deliver channels, I only want to provide VoD? Can I provide IPTV and OTT services without SmartMEDIA? Can I transmit a signal from the satellite directly to the SmartMEDIA system? Can I decode or re-encode the stream with SmartMEDIA? How can I deliver a stream from my transcoder or receiving equipment to SmartMEDIA? Why do I need to encrypt my content? Which content protection system is better?