LEADTOOLS Multimedia SDKs offer a full range of multimedia streaming functionality to developers. The SDKs support a wide variety of streaming technologies, including high-level Media Streaming Server, Client/Server Video Conferencing, MPEG-2 Transport, and RTSP. LEADTOOLS turns normally complex tasks using low-level DirectShow and Media Foundation into simple tasks that require much less coding.
Overview of LEADTOOLS Multimedia Streaming SDK Technology
The LEADTOOLS Media Streaming Server provides developers with everything they need to quickly build professional audio/video multimedia streaming applications for playback on any device. This advanced technology takes any file, capture device, ONVIF-conformant camera, UDP, and RTSP stream, and converts it on the fly to a variety of formats and industry-standard protocols, including Flash, Adobe HDS, Apple HTTP Live Streaming, MPEG-DASH, Microsoft Smooth Streaming, RTSP, and HTML5.
Advanced video conferencing technology to develop applications that require video capture, playback, transmission, and efficient compression. LEAD's collection of world-class audio and video codecs for DirectShow and Media Foundation will improve quality and speed while also cutting back on bandwidth consumption, making the most of the available resources to broadcast and receive live multimedia streams over industry-standard communication protocols.
With LEADTOOLS MPEG-2 Transport Stream SDK technology, developers can add complete support for one of today's most popular multimedia formats. MPEG-2 Transport stream technology is used in digital television, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), and Blu-ray media and supports MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.265, and H.264 encoded video.
LEADTOOLS includes DirectShow filters and Media Foundation Transforms that support Real Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP) to send and receive audio and video over UDP and HTTP connections. Developers can use LEADTOOLS to create or connect to any RTSP source to make powerful surveillance, shop floor machine vision, video conferencing, live streaming, and video on-demand applications.