What's the difference between Streaming Media Server and just using the UNC?

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Subject: What's the difference between Streaming Media Server and just using the UNC?
Posted by:  jm (needin4mati…@gmail.com)
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2009

I have Windows 2003 server and thought about setting up the media
server.  I am already sharing video via the Intranet with a UNC path.
Is there any benefit to doing this with media server instead?  Thank
you.

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