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Live Streaming CDNs – What Broadcasters Need to Know [2021 Update]

Live Streaming CDN

You’ve made the decision that you’re going to create content online, now it’s time to figure out how you’re planning to get it seen. You will want your content in front of the maximum number of viewers possible. That’s where a live streaming content delivery network (CDN) comes in. There are many possible live streaming […]

AES Video Encryption – The Ultimate Guide to Streaming Video Security [2021 Update]

AES Video Encryption

The live video streaming market is predicted to be worth $70.5 billion USD by 2021. The rise of this industry has coincided with the growth of the internet and the trend towards virtual event attendance, distance learning, remote work, and the development of video for marketing and sales. The downside to this rapid growth is […]

Comparison of The Top 12 Secure Video Hosting Platforms [2021 Update]

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An October 2019 survey of marketers by the Content Marketing Institute found that 71 percent of B2B organizations utilized video as a documented part of their content marketing strategy. And 57 percent of respondents said they use webinars and online events as part of their marketing. Data from Google shows that 55 percent of online […]

Comparison of the Top 10 Live Streaming Software: What You Need to Know [Updated for 2021]

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Thanks to the development of technology over the past decade, live streaming has become easier and more powerful than ever before. Evidence of this appears all around us in our daily lives.  Research shows that the global enterprise video market should reach $25.6 billion by 2025. If you do the math, that’s an annual growth […]

7 Secure Video Streaming Methods and Platforms for Professionals [2021 Update]

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Video is increasingly important for modern businesses. As with any digital tool, however, online video can be vulnerable to security issues, piracy, and hacking.  Digital TV Research estimates that by 2022, piracy will cost businesses $52 billion a year. Additionally, security firms are measuring an increase in piracy, hacking, and other digital attacks every year. […]

HLS Encryption: How to Encrypt Videos in AES-128 For HTTP Live Streaming [2021 Update]

hls encryption

As piracy and hacking continue to increase each year, broadcasters should be concerned with securing their video content. That’s because the U.S. Chamber of Commerce estimated $29.2 billion of lost revenue from piracy. Data breaches, unauthorized video sharing, and hacks, therefore, can be a substantial cost for many companies. That’s why protecting video content and […]

Comparing the Top 5 Restream Alternatives for Simulcasting in 2021

restream alternatives

Broadcasters call on the help streaming software to help them enhance their online broadcasting experience. They might use this type of tool to edit their videos, stream to multiple platforms, or improve audience engagement. Restream is a popular streaming software that broadcasters use for all three of these functions. This tool is definitely useful in […]

114 Live Streaming Statistics Every Broadcaster Should Know [2021 Update]

live streaming statistics

The live streaming industry is growing faster than ever. However, some people are still unsure whether or not incorporating professional broadcasting into their business is worth it.  We’ve put together the top 114 live streaming statistics that show the growth and current state of the live streaming industry. With these numbers in mind, you should […]

Comparison of The 15 Best Video Hosting Software in 2021

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As more businesses move toward video content as an integral part of their operations, it’s more important than ever to find and utilize the right tools to make storing, organizing, and sharing video content easier. Video hosting software is specifically designed for helping broadcasters manage their video content, sharing it quickly and easily to help […]

How to Troubleshoot Live Streaming Issues [2021 Update]

live streaming troubleshooting

When it comes to living streaming, there are a lot of moving parts. Broadcasters need a workflow for filming the live event, encoding or transcoding the files, delivering the video to users, and allowing playback by viewers. While a modern video streaming platform makes it simple to get started, issues can still pop up along […]