Microsoft releases Silverlight 3, Announces New Customers Including NBC Sports

Today, in San Francisco, Microsoft is celebrating the launch of Silverlight 3 and Expression3.  We’ll be highlighting a host of new customer wins – including NBC Sports, Continental Airlines and MGM – and showcasing several of the innovative new features in Silverlight 3 and Expression 3, such as support for out of browser scenarios, IIS… Read more

Microsoft releases IIS Smooth Streaming, announces industry momentum at NAB

Today, at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show in Las Vegas, NV, Microsoft took another step in furthering its vision to offer superior online media experiences to consumers around the world. This morning, Microsoft announced:  The release of Internet Information Services 7.0 (IIS) Smooth Streaming for powering high quality, true HD (1080p) online media experiences,… Read more

Microsoft Silverlight and Akamai Innovate To Bring HD Video Experiences Online

Only two weeks after the release of Silverlight 2, Microsoft is working to up the ante once again for online streaming video.  Today at Digital Hollywood in LA, Microsoft introduced a new service called Internet Information Services (IIS 7.0) Smooth Streaming.  Smooth Streaming adapts online video streams to each user’s changing connectivity speed, which cuts… Read more