Watermarking Release Notes

Server Products

Watermark Packaging Server

Date Version Descriptions
2021.06.21 1.7.0 - You can now set default track information for DASH/HLS content with multiple audio tracks.
2021.04.27 1.6.0 - Now you can input track label to DASH packaging output.
2021.03.03 1.5.0 - Updated to allow blank or period character in the audio label input for a watermark packaging job.
2021.01.27 1.4.0 - Added input file options feature for track name and audio language info
2021.01.06 1.3.3 - Fixed issue with some HEVC codec while watermark packaging
2020.11.05 1.3.2 - Fixed issue with non-DRM packaging
2020.11.03 1.3.1 - Fixed issue with checking codec for trial account
2020.09.16 1.3.0 - Added DASH related packaging options
- Added multi-key related options for DRM packaging
- Optimized watermark preprocessing logic to reduce pixelation
2020.09.08 1.2.1 - The minimum length limit for packaging video is changed from 12 minutes to 5 minutes.
- Supports packaging of adaptive contents with separate audio tracks
2020.08.19 1.2.0 - HEVC packaging support, correction of case processing error of subtitle language code
2020.07.29 1.1.1 - Updated the length limit of the input file path (up to 512 bytes supported)
2020.06.10 1.1.0 - Added support for Akamai CDN integration
2019.01.15 1.0.0 - SaaS Packaging Server 1.0 release

Watermark Packaging API

Date Version Descriptions
2021.06.21 2.6.0 - You can now set default track information for DASH/HLS content with multiple audio tracks.
2021.04.28 2.5.0 - When registering a forensic watermarking packaging job with a trial account, a function to check the trial limit on the input file size has been added.
2021.01.27 2.4.0 - Added input file option API parameter for track name and audio language info
2020.10.27 2.3.1 - Fixed issue about trial check
2020.09.16 2.3.0 - Added DASH related packaging options
- Added multi-key related options for DRM packaging
- Changed packaging ‘Start Date’ to the start of input content downloading
2020.08.19 2.2.0 - Added prevention of storage removal
2020.06.10 2.1.0 - Added support for Akamai CDN integration
2020.05.12 2.0.0 - Updated to V2 API

Watermark Session API

Date Version Descriptions
2020.12.01 1.2.0 - Fixed the API response delay issue
2020.09.15 1.1.1 - Added API call limit for trial account (max 1,000 calls)
- Added limit for watermark string length (max 254 bytes)
2020.05.13 1.1.0 - Added SessionUrl API for Akamai CDN
2019.12.26 1.0.0 - Initial release of Session API

Client and Other Products

Lambda@Edge Module for CloudFront

Date Version Descriptions
2021.05.04 2.2.2 - Fixed a bug about availableInterval setting
2020.11.18 2.2.1 - Fixed a bug about package.json
2020.11.10 2.2.0 - Added support for AWS MediaConvert
- Moved siteKey, integration type configuration to config.json
2020.09.16 2.1.0 - Added support for generate_tracktype_manifests option.
2020.03.26 2.0.1 - Changed the number of ts per GOP.
2019.08.22 2.0.0 - Updated for Shaka Packager integration.
2018.01.27 1.0.0 - Initial release of Lambda@Edge module

CLI Preprocessor (Integrated into the FWM CLI Packager)

Date Version Descriptions
2020.09.09 2.0.3 - Optimized watermark strength for better invisibility
2020.07.24 2.0.2 - Extended input filename length from 256 to 512
2020.01.30 2.0.0 - Updated for shorter video length required to detect watermark. (12 mins -> 5 mins)
- Optimized watermark strength for invisibility and robustness.
2019.04.11 1.3.1 - Added support for HDR 10 hardware decoding.
- Shows ‘DEMO’ in the video when a trial key is used.
2019.03.11 1.3.0 - Added support for UHD resolution, HEVC codec, and HDR.
- Added support for multi-thread decoding.
2018.07.16 1.0.0 - Initial release of CLI preprocessor

FWM CLI Packager

Date Version Descriptions
2021.06.22 2.2.0 - To improve the usability of the existing CLI preprocessor, we have released the FWM CLI Packager that can perform A/B version preprocessing and DRM packaging with a single command.