Media centric apps are now a days becoming a fashion to engage the users. Whenever we talk about it the words like streaming, cloud, encoding, latency etc comes in to the mind. One of the important aspect of choosing right media streaming servers is important to save the cost and latency. There are many ways to host media, we can even customise our own servers using media servers like Wowza, Adobe Flash Media Server etc. Amazon also provides streaming capabilities through its Cloudfront Webservice. Also brightcove is one of the leader in this domain.