IIS Media Services 3.0

Posted by bink on October 12 2009, 4:23 AM. Posted in Internet Information Services (IIS).

IIS Media Services 3.0 is an integrated HTTP-based media delivery platform.
IIS Media Services 3.0 is a set of media-related extensions for Internet Information Services (IIS) 7. IIS Media Services provides an integrated HTTP-based media delivery platform, and includes: • Smooth Streaming, adaptive streaming of media over HTTP • Live Smooth Streaming, for live adaptive streaming of broadcast events • Bit Rate Throttling, meters the speed that media is delivered to a player • Web Playlists, secure sequencing of media content You can also download two additional IIS extensions related to IIS Media Services 3.0.: • Advanced Logging, with real-time client- and server-side logging • Application Request Routing (ARR), providing HTTP proxying and caching.
  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows 7; Windows Server 2008; Windows Server 2008 R2; Windows Vista Service Pack 1; Windows Vista Service Pack 2; Windows Web Server 2008
The following prerequisites must be fulfilled to run the IIS Media Services 3.0 installation package and install IIS Media Services 3.0: • You must use IIS 7, running on Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista® with Service Pack 1 (SP1), or Windows 7. • The IIS Management Console for Internet Information Services 7.0 must be installed to manage the IIS Media Services 3.0 modules using the IIS 7 user interface. • Previous versions of the IIS Media Services extensions must be uninstalled before installation of IIS Media Services 3.0.