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Players & Client SDK - Getting Started


Please review the information on this page before proceeding to the various sections below. If you have questions please feel free to contact upLynk support at any time.

In addition to the information on this page, be sure to review playback-related notes on the playback URLs page.


The terms listed below are upLynk terms used to help describe various part of a streaming protocol.

BeamA single piece of content prepared for streaming. A Beam is composed of one or more Rays.
RayA stream with a specific quality configuration based on set bitrate and resolution targets. Each Ray is divided into Slices.
TrackA Track describes the type of streams contained inside a Ray. A track can be video, audio, text or other types.
SliceA constant length segment of a Ray.