Mpeg2, Layer 3 is a VERY popular open source compression format for audio. It allows music to be compressed down to a very small data size so that it can be easily and quickly transmitted and stored. A song in MP3 format can be ten to a hundred times smaller in data size than the same song in WAV format, which is the format of songs on CDs. All Bouncyservers audio servers are compatible with MP3 streaming, which is compatible with ALL operating systems and audio players.
Bandwidth is the generic term for data moving over a network connection.Bitrate (kbps)
Bitrate is measured in kilobits per second (kbps), and can be said to be the same thing as...Buffer
A delay is placed between the broadcaster and the listener of generally 10-30 seconds. This is...Delay between stream and listener
We are often asked why there is a delay between the stream source and the listener, this is due...DNAS
Short for "Distributed Network Audio/Video Server", it is the program that takes an audio or...