Ant Media Server supports RTMP, RTSP, WebRTC and Adaptive Bitrate. It can also record videos in MP4, HLS and FLV
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Ant Media Server

Ant Media Server is an Open Source Media Server that supports:

  • Live Stream Publishing with RTMP, RTSP and WebRTC
  • WebRTC to RTMP Adapter
  • IP Camera Support
  • Recording Live Streams (FLV, MP4 and HLS Containers)
  • Restream to Social Media Simultaneously(Facebook and Youtube in in Enterprise Edition)
  • Low Latency 1:N WebRTC Live Streaming in Enterprise Edition
  • Adaptive Bitrate Conversion for Live Streams (FLV, MP4, HLS) in Enterprise Edition
  • One-Time Token Control in Enterprise Edition
  • Object Detection in Enterprise Edition Documentation & Enterprise Edition


Ant Media Server Community (October 11, 2018)

  • DB Based Clustering
  • Autoscaling with DB Based Clustering
  • Fetching audio streams from Shoutcast
  • Bug fixes

Ant Media Server Community 1.5.0 (September 21, 2018)

  • One-Time Token Control Services Added
  • Object Detection Features Added
  • Improvements & Compatibility on Web Panel
  • Bug Fixes

Ant Media Server Community 1.4.0 (August 2, 2018)

  • Improvement WebRTCApp compatibility for browsers
  • Fix the audio & video synch issue in some cases in WebRTCApp
  • Scalable WebRTC streaming for Enterprise Edition in cluster mode
  • Performance improvement in WebRTC stream playing
  • Improvements & Compatibility on Web Panel
  • Bug-fixes

Ant Media Server Community 1.3.6 (June 21, 2018)

  • HLS Viewer Count can be available via web panel and rest service
  • Limit the log file size. Old log files are deleted automatically if log files size exceeding 1.5GB
  • Change Stream Source URL without changing the URL in the server
  • Define period parameter to let Stream Sources or IP Camera Streams restart periodically to create VoD files
  • Improve code quality and test coverage. It passes credentials in SonarCloud
  • Bug fixes

Ant Media Server Community (May 25, 2018)

  • Restream RTSP, RTMP, HLS and MPEG-TS stream URLs as Stream Source
  • Improvement: Start StreamFetcher thread immediately after old one is finished to provide continuous stream
  • Bug fix: New Stream Source form does not clear values after a stream source added
  • Bug fix: In some streams, adaptive bitrate does not work properly. It creates longer video than expected and this prevents web player to play properly
  • Bug fix: Login request delay in management panel application

Ant Media Server Community 1.3.4 (Apr 30, 2018)

  • Enhanced UI Elements,
  • Performance Improvements,
  • Bug Fixes.

Ant Media Server Community 1.3.2 (Apr 12, 2018)

  • IP Camera Streaming Support
  • ONVIF Standard Features (Ptz etc.).
  • Auto Discovery of IP Cameras.
  • Creating and Saving VoDs from IP Cameras.
  • Upload VoD Feature, Dynamic VoD Folder Selection,
  • Enhanced UI Elements.(Stream source quality, stream source speed, etc.)
  • Performance Improvements,
  • Bug Fixes.

Ant Media Server 1.2.6 Release (Feb 23, 2018)

  • Security Improvement on accessing Rest Services
  • Static Cluster Support
  • Load Balancer Documentation
  • No need to change XML files for enabling Facebook and Youtube in Enterprise
  • Edit Live Streams
  • Bug fixes

Ant Media Server 1.2.3 Release (Feb 16, 2018)

  • Video is enabled by default for WebRTC apps
  • Bug fix: While server running on a small VPS, it could not update broadcast status everytime.

Ant Media Server 1.2.2 Release (Feb 13, 2018)

  • Add Publish Security Handler: "Allow Only Streams in Datastore" or "Allow all" can be configured via Management Console UI
  • Show non-registered live streams on Management Console when "Allow all" is active
  • Fix the problem when there is no audio in WebRTC stream while publishing
  • Add google analytic for just measure how many instances are alive
  • Publish Live Stream to Facebook Pages
  • Add new rest service endpoints that returns viewer count
  • Minor bug fixes & improvement on Management Console UI & Refactor codes

Ant Media Server 1.2.1 SNAPSHOT Release (Feb 3, 2018)

  • Enable SSL script Blog post
  • Fix No Audio or No Video issue in WebRTC Streams
  • Use specific threads for audio, video and signalling in WebRTC Community Edition

Ant Media Server 1.2.0 Release (Jan 27, 2018)

  • Web Management Interface
  • Infrastructure for WebRTC low latency
  • Bug fixes
  • Documentation

Ant Media Server 1.2.0 SNAPSHOT Release (January 14, 2018)

Ant Media Server 1.1.1 Release (August 3, 2017)

Ant Media Server 1.0RC Release (June 5, 2017)

Red5+ 1.0.1 Release (27 March 2017)


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