MPEG2TS streaming in Nimble Streamer

Mpegts-scenarios

Mpegts-udp

Nimble Streamer takes MPEG2-TS via UDP and HTTP to make outgoing media streams in various formats. UDP can be used as both unicast and multicast.
Playlists import is supported for multiple channels.
Enhanced interleaving compensation can be set up in case when your audio and video are un-synchronized.
Both LATM and ADTS AAC headers are supported.
Mux rate can be set to handle DVB/ATSC hardware with 100% PCR accuracy, 0ns PCR drift and PCR interval <20ms.

Codecs

Video:

  • H.264, MPEG1, MPEG2 and MPEG4 input and output
  • H.265 input via MPEG-TS and RTSP with output via MPEG-DASH, RTSP, MPEG-TS and HLS
Audio:
  • AAC input and output is supported via all protocols
  • AC3 and E-AC3 input via MPEG-TS and RTSP, output via MPEG-TS, RTSP and HLS
  • MP3 input and output via all protocols
Read more about supported codecs.

Producing HLS and MPEG-DASH from MPEG2TS

Nimble Streamer transmuxes incoming MPEG2-TS into HLS and DASH streams.

Recording

Nimble Streamer has DVR feature set which allows recording of any MPEG-TS live streams for further playback via HLS and MPEG-DASH.

MPEG2TS delivery

Nimble Streamer allows delivering existing MPEG2TS by both existing transport methods.

  • Take MPEG2TS via both UDP and HTTP.
  • UDP buffer setup is available.
  • Create HTTP MPEG2TS outgoing stream with its respective URL.
  • Set up via same scenario as other transmuxing.
  • Transmux up to 256 RTMP, RTSP and MPEG2-TS streams into single multi-program MPEG2-TS UDP stream.
  • Producr of single-program outgoing MPEG-TS UDP stream.
  • Both unicast and multicast output delivery methods are supported.

Re-package between live protocols.

Same transmuxing engine allows re-packaging MPEG-TS content from and into the following protocols.

Hot swap

Hot swap capabilities allow switching between source origin and substitute streams with no glitches or artifacts:

H.265/HEVC support

Nimble has HEVC support for MPEG-TS as output. As a source, you can use RTSP and MPEG-TS over UDP and TCP besides H.264.

Aliasing

Stream aliases are available for making flexible security settings and statistics.



See also: Live streaming | Codecs | Transcoder | Video-on-demand | Building infrastructure

Easy installation and upgrade

Nimble Streamer can be installed in a couple of small steps and upgraded to the latest version by running two or three simple commands in console.

Let us know if you need any help and search through our documentation to find more information.