Welcome to Adaptive Media Delivery

Adaptive Media Delivery (AMD) is optimized for adaptive bit rate streaming to provide a high-quality, secure viewing experience across a broad variety of network types—fixed or mobile—at varying connection speeds. Built on the ​Akamai​ Intelligent Platform™, AMD provides superior scalability, reliability, availability, and reach.

AMD securely delivers prepared, pre-segmented HTTP-based live and on-demand streaming media.

Before you begin

Set up AMD

Test and go live

Optional features and use cases

You can include several optional features and use case-specific workflows in your Adaptive Media Delivery property. See the Optional features section for detailed walkthroughs.

Developer tools

AMD works in conjunction with several APIs. See the Adaptive Media Delivery APIs reference for details.

What's new