Smooth Streaming is a feature of Internet Information Services (IIS) Media Services,
an integrated HTTP-based media delivery platform.
With Smooth Streaming, consumers get minimal buffering and fast start-up time, by
adapting the quality of the video stream in real-time based upon the consumer's
changing bandwidth and CPU conditions.
Silverlight powers rich application experiences wherever the Web works. Silverlight
offers the highest-quality, most reliable platform for delivering protected content
and advertising-based rich media experiences. It allows you to plug into adaptive
streaming technologies, like Smooth Streaming from IIS Media Services, and deliver
optimized, enhanced high-definition video experiences overcoming the challenges
presented by varying internet connections.
Get started today with
Microsoft Expression Encoder.
Expression Encoder supports Smooth Streaming.