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video streaming infrastructure advice

We would like to set-up a live video-chat web site and are looking for basic recomendations for software and hardware set-up. Here are the particulars on the site: Most streams will be broadcast ...
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Getting started with Darwin Streaming Server

Has somebody a good guide for getting started using Darwin Streaming Server and Darwin Proxy Server? I've searched in the Internet with no success.
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Youtube Streaming (Geographical Location)

Is it possible to find out the geographical location (IP Address/host) that I'm streaming a specific Youtube video? I believe not all videos stream from the same Youtube Cache server, correct? By ...
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CloudFront - first access

We are storing video files in Amazon S3-Buckets, and do the playout via CloudFront. Unfortunately, although CloudFront has an origin-pull mechanism, the files are only transferred from S3 to the edges ...
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Users from my ISP's IP range can't hear my radio stream but others can

I'm streaming a radio via Shoutcast server from a PC in my office and ppl from around the world can hear it in browser or via wmedialayer/winamp, but people from my ISP (including me when I use outer ...
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Can red5 server be used for live streaming of mpeg2 files to Flv players?

(new to media streaming so please forgive my ignorance) I need to provide live streaming to FLV players out of MPEG2 encoded video files. Clients must NOT be able to START/STOP/FF/RW the video, just ...
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Startup script for Red5 on Ubuntu 9.04

I am creating startup script for Red5 on Ubuntu. Red5 is installed in /opt/red5 Following is a working script on a CentOS Box on which Red5 is running [code] ==========Start init script ========== ...
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Server for live audio/video streaming

I need to build a server for a website that will stream live audio and video. The functionality will be like www.ustream.tv with channels with one broadcaster and unlimited subscribers (who can only ...
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Can't stream media on network

Long story short, at our office network, we can't really certain things. Last.fm downloads an entire song before playing it, and YouTube loads and then all of a sudden the entire video is loaded and ...
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How to set up an automatic failover reverse proxy for two identical Icecast master servers?

I'm trying to do simple everything double with a reverse proxy in the front high availability for an Icecast master streaming server (i.e. I'm not talking about Icecast relays here). So, three VMs: ...
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How to set up an HTTP video-streaming server for 'tablet independent viewing'?

I have a situation in our lab where we have a lot of video tutorials and a lot of different tablets are being used by the members of the group. Everyone wants to be able to 'stream' the videos from ...
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Reliable Multicast Programming (PGM) on Windows

I want to use the Reliable Multicast Programming (PGM) protocol on Windows. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms740125%28v=vs.85%29.aspx I know Windows support it. However, it ...
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Experience using Wowza Media Server for Amazon EC2?

Question 1: WHat have people's experiences been with using Wowza Media Server 2 for Amazon EC2 (http://www.wowzamedia.com/ec2-streaming.html) We're planning to use it to allow streaming experience ...
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Need an expert for advanced internet radio solution

Long story short - online radio with both admin and client interfaces in flash (it will be browser based radio). I cant figure out the best way to mix live audio stream from microphone with uploaded ...
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High usage media server performance question + Backup solution

I have a fairly busy media related website which allows my users to stream / download large MP3 files (50-200Mb), at busy periods I have around 250+ concurrent streams / downloads. I have over 500GB ...
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Help creating a 'youtube' type site

I am in the process of creating a youtube type site and would love to get some help regarding the setup. Here is what I have planned so far: Use my current hosting: which is a dedicated virtual ...
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System architecture of Cam Chat Websites (tinychat, omegle, cam4)

Do anybody know what kind of system architecture is behind Websites like tinychat, omegle, cam4, chatroulette? And how much bandwith is needed per connection? If I'm not wrong they use some video ...
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How can I stream DIVX, etc. files from Windows Server 2003 Streaming Media Server?

Do I just need to install the codecs? Or is there a process for streaming custom encoded media?
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Create NSC-File for multicast streaming with Windows Media Streaming

For streaming multicast I need to create a NSC-file for the players - this file is pseudo-coded by Microsoft. Now I need to create this file for each proxy-publishingpoint. Is there any way to stream ...
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Costs of a professional audio streaming solution [closed]

How much does a professional hardware solution cost, for streaming 8 audio channels to 100 concurrent listeners? Do you have any suggestions on suitable solutions?
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How to monitor streaming servers

I have had a bunch of Linux based streaming servers that employed lighttpd web server to provide video streaming via port 80. Recently, our service is very slow. Therefore, I would like to ask if ...
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stream satellite signal to clients

In our new office I would like to allow some people to view satellite channels by setting up a streaming server and then allowing clients on different OSes (Windows, Linux & Mac) to view this ...
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duplicate video stream using a router (?)

I have a viedo stream coming from one site, I want to do the following with the minimum delay possible: I want to duplicate the stream (inside the router - preferred) and send it to a few more ...
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IP Webcam Streaming to website through a flash player

I have been working on setting up a website that aggregates webcams from several local businesses onto a single website. I would like to only require the businesses to need a webcam and not the ...
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Are there any soultion to stream flv/f4v to Adobe Flash Media Server from files on a client machine?

Our customer is looking for a solution to stream flash video to Adobe Flash Media server from his client machine. I need something like Adobe Live Media Encoder, but the source needs to be a playlist ...
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“Proxy” for streaming video

I am investigating playing live streamed video at an event venue, to a large number of Wifi connected devices. Set up would be: Camera -> PC -> cloud streaming server (like Wowza) -> wifi AP -> ...
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The fight with Time Warner Continues. Connection and all values are well within norms but fails at high bandwidth. [closed]

Going crazy here and looking for suggestions. I am running a 1Gig class Motorola cable modem / router for my extranet and 1 Gig class Asus business class router with SSL VPN link for my intra net. ...
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configure nginx to autolaunch ffmpeg

I would like ffmpeg to be autolaunched from nginx when it starts and provide a converted dash stream for the users who visit my webserver. Right now I can go to: http://localhost:18080/dash/twitch....
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Send single stream to multiple users

I intend to send a live video stream to multiple users. Currently, I'm using a webrtc gateway(server-side) to relay an incoming stream to multiple recipients, which incurs one stream per recipient, ...
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PHP NginX - Output Buffering - Video Streaming

(Since it contains some coding but also it's concerning nginx configuration i think it would be the best to have it in serverfault). I have some Video Files in my Server that are stored in a folder ...
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best setup for fast sustained streaming (sequential?) disk writes

i am setting up a high speed/high resolution scientific image acquisition system. i need data write rates of ~1 GB/sec sustained for ~1 hour. i don't have experience with raid, but my plan is to ...
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Setting up Wowza to transcode the audio in a stream to play using Flowplayer

This is a real long shot, but I figure it can't hurt to throw this out here: I have an IP camera that has an RTSP stream with h.264 video and G.711 audio. I setup a Wowza application (myapp) to use ...
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How to stream a live channel [closed]

First of all let me make this clear I'm not asking for instruction here but I just wish to ask for some information since I was googling for over a week and felt that I will never get any answer to my ...
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Stream host - developer prespective question

Without many details, I have a request to develop a live stream service web site. I do see it quite hard to archive on a shared host environment, due to bandwidth constrains. Free webservices lack ...
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Prevent Authentication Prompt When Streaming Office Documents

I have an issue where when streaming office documents from SQL Server, an authentication dialog prompts for credentials even though the user has been authenticated via basic auth in the browser. ...
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Lots of artifacts while streaming HD content with VLC 0.9.9 on CentOS

I'm trying to stream (multicast) a x264 encoded file using VLC. This in itself succeeds, but the stream has a huge lot of artifacts. This seems to suggest that the data cannot be transported fast ...
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How do i know if i set up the nlb (network load balancing) correctly?

I'm working on a web conference were we are going to show about 12 videos for a total of about half a gig for all 12 people. Since the participants are going to be watching (and also streaming/...
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Video on demand streaming for Gentoo ppc64

I want to setup a vod streaming server on my ppc64 Gentoo. It should be able to : Work headless. Stream to iPhone, MacOS and if possible to Linux (rtsp protocol ?). Stream different formats like ...
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Multiple playlists with PlaylistBroadcaster

In Darwin Streaming Server 5.5.5 run on Linux. I am having issues starting multiple playlists with PlaylistBroadcaster. I seem to be hitting a limit at 22 simultaneous playlists. Once I try to ...
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Real time transcoding of multiple RTMP-Streams

I am very frustrated after talking to many companies doing live-streaming or selling streaming-products and I hope someone could get me to the right direction. Here is my problem: We are ...
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Why are my long videos longer to start playing than short ones using jwplayer and lighttpd?

I have a video streaming site with the following lighttpd configuration: server.modules = ( "mod_compress", "mod_access", "mod_alias", "mod_rewrite", "mod_redirect", "...
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Server for a Web TV…dedicated? [duplicate]

I'm developing a website and I want to integrate a Live Web TV. I have this dedicated server : Quad Core Q6600 4x 2.40+ GHz 4GO RAM 1TO Disk Space Unmetered Bandwidth 100Mbps (goes down to 10Mbps if ...
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Streaming server with automatic quality

Does anyone knows a media streaming server solution for streaming video/audio with automatic quality(depending on the client bandwidth). Thanks in advance!
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Hardware for streaming large amounts of video?

I'm looking for hardware to stream large amount of media from (5000Mbit per second and more). Is there any hardware or special servers to accomplish that task? FMS or WMS don't matter as long as end ...
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Linux: audio streaming server capable of converting tracks to MP3 on-the-fly

I'm looking for an audio streaming solution capable of providing content from a folder (recursively) with on-the-fly convertion to MP3 (or whatever) with a constant bitrate: from other MP3s and FLAC. ...
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Win 2008 - Stream Video To Multiple Monitors?

My question seems to be pretty simply presented but I'm in need of some help. I've got a Win 2008 R2 server and 5 monitors stationed throughout an office. These are just NEC Monitors with VGA/DVI (...
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Video Streming server outbound bandwidth and providers [closed]

Imagine the case of Twitter Periscope or Meerkat.The paradigm of their servers is that they recieve video from users and then stream it to a large amount of users (say > 100K for the sake of this ...
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Securing a TCP stream

We have devices at client sites that connect to processes on our servers and provide several streams of TCP data. We currently use VPNs to gain security and be able to connect back to the devices, ...
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Smooth streaming performance

I have setup a streaming server on IIS 7.5 utilizing the IIS Media Services 4.1 extension. I have configured the streaming in a separate application folder with its own subdomain. I have other sites ...
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monitoring multicast stream bandwidth

I have my own application(based on VLC Library). It's used to multicast a stream from server to client via the mmsh protocol. It streams 1 file from the server to 2 clients. How can I monitor the ...