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Harmonic EyeQ perception filter crushes mobile HD to 1.5 Mbps

It’s as if everyone at NAB sat down a year ago and decided to introduce their low latency streaming options at this year’s show. We just got through talking about Haivision and Wowzer partnering on lower latency for streaming, and how Akamai has improved its own Media Services Live to do the same, and now Harmonic is talking about how it plans to cut down latency in streaming. At the NAB Show, Harmonic says it will showcase a real-time streaming workflow that matches the latency of live broadcast. Well live broadcast is about 7 seconds or so, so presumably this is about the same. Harmonic says that it is able to do this by simply using CMAF packaging (Content Media…

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