Ant Media Server is a powerful and scalable ultra-low latency media server that enables users to stream live and on-demand video in real-time. It is an open-source media server that comes equipped with all the necessary features to provide a seamless streaming experience.
- Gaming and e-sport live-streaming
- Media and Entertainment
- Live Video monitoring and surveillance
- Video conferencing
- Auction and bidding streaming
Ant Media Server boasts an ultra-low latency of 0.5 seconds, which is essential for live-streaming applications where real-time interaction is required.
Ant Media Server is highly scalable and can handle up to 10,000 concurrent viewers per server. It uses WebRTC, which allows it to scale horizontally, meaning that additional servers can be added to the network to handle increased traffic.
Effortlessly scale with auto-scalable cluster for thousands of publishers and viewers. Achieve sub-0.5s latency, support WebRTC, CMAF, DASH, HLS, RTMP, RTSP, SRT, and Zixi.
Adaptive Bitrate Streaming
Ant Media Server supports adaptive bitrate streaming, which enables the server to stream video at different bitrates depending on the viewer's internet connection speed. This ensures that viewers receive uninterrupted video playback without buffering.
Recording and Playback
Ant Media Server comes equipped with a recording feature that enables users to record live streams for later playback. It also supports on-demand playback, which is useful for viewers who missed a live stream.
Secure and Robust
Rest assured that your streams are protected with advanced security features like SSL/TLS encryption, token authentication, IP filtering, and watermarking.
Community and Enterprise Editions
Choose the edition that suits your needs. Our Community Edition provides essential streaming functionality, while the Enterprise Edition offers advanced features and dedicated technical support.
Easy to deploy
You can deploy and run from source, or use Docker.
Multiple Deployment options
You can deploy Ant Media Server on the following platforms:
- Digital Ocean
- Microsoft Azure
Live Video Surveillance
Embed IP camera streams into websites and mobile apps to broadcast video. AMS is compatible with ONVIF IP cameras with PTZ and Auto Discovery features.
Free WebRTC Live Streaming SDKs
- Open-source and free to use
- Ultra-low latency
- Supports adaptive bitrate streaming
- Recording and playback features
How to Setup
Setting up Ant Media Server is straightforward. The server can be installed on a Linux machine using the installation script provided on the Ant Media Server website. Once installed, users can configure the server using the web-based management console, which provides an intuitive and user-friendly interface for managing the server.
Download Ant Media Server
sudo wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/ant-media/Scripts/master/install_ant-media-server.sh && sudo chmod 755 install_ant-media-server.sh
Install Ant Media Server Community Edition
cd /usr/local/antmedia/ && sudo ./enable_ssl.sh
Set Custom Domain Name
cd /usr/local/antmedia/ && sudo ./enable_ssl.sh -d domain.com
Login into the Web Panel
Navigate to https://ant-media-server:5443 and create the first user account.
Ant Media Server is a powerful and scalable media server that provides ultra-low latency streaming capabilities and supports adaptive bitrate streaming. Its open-source nature and free-to-use license make it an attractive option for users who want to stream live and on-demand video without incurring high costs. The server is easy to set up and provides an intuitive management console for easy configuration and management.