Why Did I? Series: Microsoft Silverlight: HD Live Event Broadcaster
How did The World Live overcome the technology constraints tied to broadcasting live concerts in high definition over the internet and cell phones? The World Live built an experience that allows consumers to "Direct" their own broadcast, by swapping out camera angles, via a rich internet application using Smooth Steaming and Silverlight code. Join Michael as he shares his rich experience with live events and the Microsoft technology he uses to broadcast them. What is Smooth Streaming? Smooth Streaming is a feature of Internet Information Services (IIS) Media Services, an integrated HTTP-based media delivery platform.