Apparently the latest builds of Silverlight will allow streaming of media to your application. Normally this means you have to setup your own media server. Then there is the latency issues, your European or Asian customers need a local sever or the video might be too slow to watch.
I’m still a bit confused about the pieces. This is what I think Microsoft is saying today.
- The Silverlight runtime will automatically stream content to the Silverlight video player.
- Microsoft will provide a global streaming framework that you can host your videos