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Nimble Streamer support for MPEG-DASH

Stream live and VOD DASH with additional features

Nimble Streamer is a powerful media server that offers wide support for MPEG-DASH. It supports a variety of live streaming scenarios and can process RTMP, SRT, NDI, WebRTC, RTSP, MPEG2-TS, and other input formats into MPEG-DASH for live output. Nimble Streamer also supports full ABR, which allows for multiple bitrates, and HbbTV. Using HTTP/2, Nimble Streamer can provide efficient MPEG-DASH live streaming to the latest browsers.

With recent Enhanced RTMP spec, Nimble Streamer can deliver H.264, HEVC and AV1 encoded content by transmuxing it into MPEG-DASH.

Live MPEG-DASH Streaming as Origin

Nimble Streamer covers variety of live streaming scenarios.

MPEG-DASH support in Nimble Streamer
HEVC support for MPEG-DASH in Nimble Streamer
AV1 support for MPEG-DASH in Nimble Streamer

MPEG-DASH DVR: live recording and playback

Nimble Streamer has DVR feature set which allows recording incoming live streams and provides playback via MPEG-DASH and HLS.

Streaming MPEG-DASH as Video-on-Demand

Nimble Streamer allows efficiently streaming MPEG-DASH in VOD mode.

MPEG-DASH smart cache re-streaming

If you have a pre-packetized content, you can set up MPEG-DASH re-streaming via your edge servers. Efficient caching will allow saving your resources and bandwidth.
Both live and VOD content can be re-streamed efficiently.


Nimble Streamer DRM provides content protection through digital rights management, supporting Google Widevine and Microsoft Playready via BuyDRM, EZDRM, PallyCon, and custom key servers. The setup is easy and described in detail on the Nimble Streamer DRM page. Both live streaming, VOD, and DVR playback modes are fully supported with DRM.

Live streaming, VOD and DVR playback modes are fully supported.

  • Google Widevine for MPEG-DASH via BuyDRM, EZDRM, PallyCon and custom key server.
  • Microsoft Playready for MPEG-DASH via BuyDRM, EZDRM and PallyCon.
  • Supports Widevine custom key server with key rotation.
  • Supports BuyDRM KeyOS.
  • Supports EZDRM key management with key rotation.
  • Supports PallyCon Multi-DRM SaaS.

Easy setup is described on Nimble Streamer DRM page.