This topic describes the changes to the features of ApsaraVideo Live and provides links to the related topics.

2021-03

Change type Change description Impact Reference
New feature Triggered stream pulling is supported. The stream pulling feature is enhanced. Configure triggered stream pulling
New feature The specifications of the RTS signaling protocol are released. You can develop a client on your own to push or pull streams. Specifications of the RTS signaling protocol
Upgrade The maximum time shifting duration is prolonged to 24 hours. The content that has been streamed within the last 24 hours can be played. Time shifting

2021-02

Change type Change description Impact Reference
Upgrade The Real-Time Streaming (RTS) feature can be enabled in the ApsaraVideo Live console. The procedure for enabling the RTS feature is simplified. You can enable the feature on your own. Real-Time Streaming
Upgrade HTTPS-based secure acceleration is supported for stream pushing domains. The secure acceleration feature is enhanced. Secure acceleration

2021-01

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Upgrade A limit on the maximum bandwidth is added. Limits

2018-06

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Upgrade The ApsaraVideo Live console is upgraded to the latest version.
  • Features such as the edge pushing, hotlink protection, IP address blacklist, HTTPS-based secure acceleration, and HTTP request header configuration are supported.
  • The procedures for activating ApsaraVideo Live and obtaining stream pushing and streaming URLs are improved.
  • ApsaraVideo Live can be connected to Cloud Monitor to monitor the resource usage.
Access control, HTTP configuration, Secure acceleration, and Data statistics

2018-05

Change type Change description Reference
Modification The billing policies for the outbound traffic and bandwidth vary for different regions outside mainland China. Fees of live streaming

2018-03

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Upgrade Recording rules can be configured for live streams. Live stream recording

2018-01

Change type Change description Reference
Upgrade By default, URL signing is enabled when a new user adds a domain name. Configure URL signing
Upgrade Active stream pushing endpoints, activity logs, and disabled stream pushing endpoints can be displayed in pagination mode. Manage streams

2017-12

Change type Change description Reference
New feature Recorded live streams can be stored in ApsaraVideo VOD. Live stream recording and Store live recordings in ApsaraVideo VOD

2017-11

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New feature The premium streaming acceleration feature is supported. Configure global acceleration

2017-09

Change type Change description Reference
New feature Custom configuration of the edge pushing feature is supported. Edge ingest

2017-08

Change type Change description Reference
New feature A live center of ApsaraVideo Live is launched in the China (Beijing) region. Region

2017-05

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New feature ApsaraVideo Live is released on the Alibaba Cloud International site (alibabacloud.com). A live center of ApsaraVideo Live is launched in the Singapore (Singapore) region. Region

2017-02

Change type Change description Reference
Upgrade Callbacks for live stream recording can be configured. The live streams can be recorded in the MP4 and FLV formats. Callbacks for live stream recording and Live stream recording

2016-12

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New feature Live streams can be transcoded to streams that have a high resolution (1440p) and a high frame rate (60 FPS) in real time. Live stream transcoding

2016-11

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Upgrade The stream monitoring feature is supported, which allows you to monitor the frame rate of pushed streams and the bandwidth usage. Resource monitoring

2016-10

Change type Change description Reference
Upgrade The stream pushing monitoring feature is supported. More metrics are supported for live resource monitoring. Resource monitoring and Real-time monitoring

2016-09

Change type Change description Reference
New feature The snapshot feature is supported. Manage snapshots
New feature Live streams can be recorded. An index file can be created for the recorded streams. Live stream recording and Manage recordings

2016-04

Change type Change description Reference
New feature Domain names for CDN can be added and queried in the ApsaraVideo Live console. Manage domain names and Add a domain name
New feature The URL signing feature is supported. Configure URL signing
New feature Live streams can be queried and managed. Manage streams