Author Archives: Harmonie Duhamel

How to Host and Embed an HLS Live Stream on Your Website

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Live streaming technology is constantly evolving which is improving the user experience for both broadcasters and viewers. A full third of all online activity is spent watching video. Over the past decade, there has been a major transition in the type of video player that is considered the industry standard.  We’ve seen the death of Flash […]

Success Story: How Cast Has Powered Healthcare Webinars & Virtual Events Through the Pandemic

Cast Technology Consulting for Health Industry

Cast is an information and technology company based in Lisbon, Portugal. This company was founded in 1991 with the main purpose of developing customized software solutions for healthcare organizations, including hospitals and clinics. The company is relatively small, but its 30 years of business have left a notable impact on the local healthcare industry. Cast […]

How to Stream Live Video Over the Internet: Best Practices for 2021

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Streaming video online has become an approachable and relevant avenue for businesses in recent years. When streaming live video over the internet started, it seemed complex and didn’t seem to provide businesses with enough ROI. But with robust streaming solutions being readily available to new and experienced broadcasters, that’s changed now. Online video is growing […]

How to Set Up a Multi-Camera Live Streaming Webcast [2021 Update]

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The availability of low-cost broadcast equipment and video streaming platforms has opened many doors. A major advantage of live streaming today is the all-around affordability. A decade ago, this was certainly not the case. These days, organizations of all kinds and sizes can produce and broadcast live content. Likewise, with an online video platform like […]

Top 15 Online Video Platforms: Everything You Need to Know [Updated for 2021]

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Online video content is growing more and more popular by the day, and the uses for online video in the professional space are endless. Broadcasters are hosting virtual gatherings and live streaming in-person events to generate revenue. Businesses are using online video for marketing, sales, and internal training. Television and radio stations are moving their […]

Top 10 Livestream Alternatives: Everything You Need to Know [2021 Update]

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Some people have the mistaken notion that Livestream is the only professional video streaming solution on the market. Its name contributes to the notoriety, but there are many Livestream alternatives on the market. Not only are there other comparable options, but by many measures, other streaming solutions are superior. In this article, we will take […]

The Benefits of Training Video Software for Business

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As offices become more globalized, and as remote work increases in necessity and popularity, many business leaders are looking for ways to distribute training to all employees in the most uniform, cost-effective, and efficient ways. Rather than sending a trainer all across the country to speak to different offices, or bring employees to one location […]

The Ultimate Guide to Creating a Video Training Platform – What SMEs Need to Know

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Many small and medium-sized enterprises use training videos to streamline their employee or contractor onboarding process. This comes with many benefits. The initial investment in a video training platform will save you tons of valuable time and resources for years to come. In this post, we’re going to talk about everything you need to know […]

Password Protected Video Hosting – What You Need to Know in 2021

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The internet has been a driving force behind the major shift in the way that we consume media. Online video streaming is growing more popular by the day, and hackers, pirates, and other people with poor intentions are taking advantage of this. Using the appropriate security measures is essential if you want to keep your […]

Top 15 Reasons Why You Should Never Self-Host Your Videos

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When deciding how to host and share your business videos, you have a variety of options. These include utilizing free platforms such as YouTube, opting for paid software, or hosting your own videos on your website. Many businesses feel that self-hosting their video content is the best option for them, giving them a greater amount […]