icecast
Quote: http://cha.homeip.net/blog/archives/2006/05/_fc5_icecast.html

   ref: http://blog.roodo.com/thinkingmore/archives/553821.html

Darwin Streaming Server
Quote: http://cha.homeip.net/blog/archives/2007/06/darwin_streamin.html

Darwin Streaming Server蘋果公司推出的開放源碼、跨平台多媒體串流伺服器, 提供音樂 (mp3) 與影音 (3gp、mp4、mov) 串流播放功能, 可由 Windows Media Player、VLC media player、QuickTime Player 等播放軟體收聽(看)

VideoLAN streaming
Quote: http://www.videolan.org/vlc/streaming.html

Overview of the VideoLAN streaming solution

The VideoLAN streaming solution includes two programs:

  • VLC media player which can be used as a server and as a client to stream and receive network streams. VLC is able to stream all that it can read.
  • VLS (VideoLAN Server), which can stream MPEG-1, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 files, DVDs, digital satellite channels, digital terrestial television channels and live videos on the network in unicast or multicast. Most of the VLS functionality can now be found VLC. Usage of VLC instead of VLS is advised.

Complete details of the streaming features are available.

Flash Media Server
Quote: http://www.adobe.com/tw/products/flashmediaserver/

Macromedia Flash Media Server 2 軟體獨一無二地, 整合了傳統串流媒體性能及富有彈性的開發環境, 來建立創新的互動媒體應用程式, 並使它觸及到最廣的客群。

Windows Media Service
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/tw/9series/server.aspx