Azure Media Player version 2.0 released. The new features now available with AMP 2.0:

  • The new player supports pre-, mid- and post- roll video ads in all your on demand content. “The player inserts ads in accordance to the IAB’s VAST standard and allows you to configure options like ad position and skipabilty,” explained the company.
  • Microsoft added a high contrast mode as well as support for assistive technologies such ass JAWS or Narrator.
  • AMP 2.0 adds a new setting for Playback speed, and the plugin gallery also received new additions to supports more playback scenarios.
  • A new skin called “AMP-Flush” is also available to use, and you can check how it looks below: