Recent Blog Posts

  • Why Are CDNs Sunsetting Streaming Protocols?

    Posted in RTMP, SRT, Streaming, Technology on Jun 21, 2022

    As innovations surface, those customers who are still using protocols like RTMP ingest are left behind when they’re not given a suitable alternative solution. Latency is still a major concern for streamers using RTMP, and the new big tool, HLS, doesn’t always offer the same sub-second speeds that RTMP can.

  • What is Dynamic Ad Insertion?

    Posted in Streaming, Technology on Jun 14, 2022

    DAI is a technology that allows you to swap out ads in your audio streams and target them based on known user criteria. Even if you're already familiar with DAIs, there are many ways you can take advantage of this technology that you might not be aware of.

  • WFUV Boosts Podcasting Efficiency and Creative Freedom with StreamGuys’ SGrecast Platform

    Posted in Interviews, SaaS on Jun 07, 2022

    WFUV and StreamGuys, long-time partners in the live streaming service industry, have paired up once again to bring listeners the content they are looking for. WFUV is an independent New York City radio station operating out of Fordham University.

  • Why Christian Broadcasters Trust StreamGuys

    Posted in Streaming, Technology on May 31, 2022

    StreamGuys enjoys the privilege of being a top recommended streaming service provider among Christian broadcasting stations. While the streaming needs of Christian broadcasters are identical to those of stations broadcasting other types of content, several factors are unique to the Christian broadcasting industry.

  • What Causes Video Streaming to Slow Down?

    Posted in Latency, Streaming, Technology on May 24, 2022

    Digitization at a faster and faster pace has made streaming the most popular means of monetizing content, growing audiences, and keeping ahead of trends. To do so quickly and reliably, the streaming provider must align a few principles and technologies.

  • Next-Generation High-Performance Live Audio Streaming

    Posted in HLS, Technology on May 17, 2022

    StreamS and StreamGuys are pioneering new and innovative solutions for audio content streaming. The two formed a partnership to provide next-generation, high-performance live audio streaming. Based on completely compliant standards-based CMAF HLS for low-latency, adaptive-bitrate HTTP Live Streaming (HLS).

  • Inside Look at Emerging Tech from NAB Show 2022

    Posted in Technology on May 11, 2022

    Get a sneak peek at some of the latest tech showcased at the 2022 NAB show. This emerging tech can help target audiences, integrate digitally, and provide the highest production quality.

  • The Best Live Streaming Software to use in 2022

    Posted in Streaming, Technology on May 03, 2022

    StreamGuys provides industry-leading service for podcasts, video, and audio production companies, government organizations, medical and health care services, live venues, and more. So, we’ve seen the extent and potential for streaming. If you’re comparing streaming software, these current statistics about streaming may help you during the decision-making process

  • The Difference Between High and Low Latency

    Posted in Latency, Streaming on Apr 26, 2022

    When it comes to performance optimization, it's critical to optimize for latency reduction. Part of doing this is to test site performance under high latency conditions to optimize for consumers with poor internet connections. Read our article on Internet Speed for Video Streaming to learn more in-depth about how the PingPlotter Service with StreamGuys can help with testing for latency.

  • SGrecast Deep Dive With Sounds Profitable

    Posted in Interviews, SaaS, Streaming, Technology on Apr 19, 2022

    Recently, Robert Minnix, StreamGuys Product Manager, sat down with Bryan Barletta from the Sounds Profitable podcast to dive deep into SGrecast, one of the SaaS and streaming tools StreamGuys provides