Comprehensive guide to Low Latency

Exploring different definitions of latency and their use cases.

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Latency, low latency, ultra-low latency are becoming increasingly important. New developments like LL-HLS and CMAF-CTE both confirm and support this statement, in addition to other streaming protocols such as webRTC and RTMP. With all the technology and the definition of latency, it can be difficult to see the forest for the trees. So let us start with a few, all equally valid, definitions of latency.