The Significance of the RIST Main Profile (By Cobalt)

Low-latency, cost-effective video contribution over the Internet in a multi-vendor environment was made possible by RIST Simple Profile. With the introduction of the RIST Main Profile, we have the addition of a number of critical features to Simple Profile.  The most important of these features is encryption (and associated authentication).

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Alexander Sandstrom
Encryption with Pre-Shared Keys (by DVEO)

Though some might say that the combination of media encryption and an open source standard such as RIST is a contradiction in terms, quite the opposite is the case. In the upcoming RIST Main Profile actually two encryption schemes are described, DTLS and Pre-Shared Keys.

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Alexander Sandstrom
Case study: Mankin Media, managed contribution services

Mankin Media built their contribution network over the open Internet. Reliable Internet Stream Transport (RIST) gives them the reliability and flexibility necessary to provide their services, reducing their infrastructure cost by 90%, their time-to-market for new services with 50% and eliminated costly long term infrastructure contracts.

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Alexander Sandstrom