What is DASH multi period and when to use it ?
MPEG-DASH (Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP, ISO/IEC 23009-1:2012) is a vendor free format that is used to stream content through HTTP requests. MPEG-DASH uses playlists called Media Presentation Description that end with .mpd extension. When to use it ? Multi-period is usually used to add content to a video, such as advertising or to split […]Read more
Release of UbikLoadPack Video Streaming Plugin 7.1
We’re proud to announce the release of version 7.1.9 of our performance testing tool for Video Streaming (HLS, MPEG-DASH, HSS, HDS). We’ll see in this blog what new features this release brings. Start video playing at an offset The new feature implemented in this release is the possibility to start your VOD stream playing at […]Read more
Load Testing Adobe HDS made easy with UbikLoadPack Video Streaming Plugin for JMeter
Load Testing Adobe HDS made easy with UbikLoadPack Video Streaming Plugin for JMeter released In this version, we introduce the support of Adobe HDS format. Adobe HDS format support Besides all non trivial problems raised when load testing Video Streaming servers, HDS streaming adds particular complexity as: the segments and fragment description are encoded in […]Read more