If you’re diving into the world of live streaming for the first time, you’re eventually going to have to decide what software to use. Choosing between live streaming software can be a challenge. There are a lot of different options available, with a confusing array of features and pricing structures.
This article will demystify the various live broadcast software packages (aka encoders) that are available today, looking at three of the most popular choices and their fundamental attributes. We are going to be focusing on those that are RTMP based as well.