Video on demand (VOD) is the system of individual delivery of video and audio content to customers. TV programs, films or other content operating VOD can be delivered from the multimedia server through a digital cable, satellite or terrestrial television network. Content can be packed in various multimedia containers, such as MPEG, MKV, FLV, AVI or QuickTime. Film or other content can be ordered in any time which gives huge benefit to a user. Order carried out with a [...]
Looking for a great HTML5 player? Good news! We have extended our player generator and our CDN knowledge base by a famous HTML5 player Flowplayer. Please refer here for a Flowplayer CDN integration. Looking for streaming of video files as if they were live streams? Good news! We have extended our knowledge base by a great streaming tool FFmpeg. Please refer here for a FFmpeg integration with our CDN Live services. Sincerely your CDNsun team.
Streaming media is a type of a live broadcast. Live broadcast includes live radio, live television, Internet radio and television, live blogging and streaming media. With streaming media user constantly receives content through the Internet from the streaming provider. Verb ‘to stream’ here characterizes the process and the method of a content delivery. Streaming media is the video and audio content that is received constantly. The main advantage and main idea of the streaming media is that a client [...]
Multi-bitrate streaming is becoming a standard these days and it makes perfect sense because connection to the Internet differs from viewer to viewer significantly. So if you want to have as much viewers as possible then you should consider multi-bitrate streaming to be able to provide smooth streams to everyone. Multi-bitrate feature enables your viewers to change stream bitrate using player's menu. So viewers with saturated connection can switch to lower quality and viewers with good connection can enjoy [...]
For easier integration of our streaming CDN services we have extended our content debugging tool to debug also streaming CDN URLs. Please refer to: https://cdnsun.com/cdn/tools/content for tool which is designed to check your and CDN RTMP and HLS URLs. Sincerely your CDNsun team.
CDNsun meets all your online video streaming demands through unparalleled video CDN software to bring to you a live streaming experience unlike any other. With other mediums close to fossilization, we understand and congratulate the growing need for high speed internet. Anything that is progressive deserves to be complemented with technology that has been meticulously designed for a better user experience and more energy efficient speed maximization, and that’s why CDNsun succeeds with its state of the art CDN [...]
As you probably know we publish our CDN streams over the most common protocols like RTMP, RTMPE, RTSP, HLS, HDS, Microsoft Smooth Streaming and MPEG-TS. We recommend to access those URLs via our HTTP redirector at video.cdnsun.net. To view your CDN RTMP stream mystream it is recommended to use the following HTTP URL. http://video.cdnsun.net/263055143/mystream.smil Please refer to Services/How-To in the CDNsun UI for more details. Our HTTP redirector at video.cdnsun.net will point the player to a CDN RTMP URL similar to the following. rtmp://401253381.e.263055143.r.cdnsun.net/263055143/_definst_/mystream To view [...]
As an input for CDN streaming we support the following protocols and formats. Live streaming - live stream published over RTMP protocol and encoded with h.264 video codec and AAC or MP3 audio codec. Video on demand - MP4 and FLV video files encoded with h.264 video codec and AAC or MP3 audio codec. As an accelerated CDN output we support the most common protocols. Real Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP) - for Android, Blackberry and other smartphones. Real Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP/RTMPE) - for [...]
Both true streaming and pseudo streaming work with Flash players like JW Player or Flowplayer and work also with Apple and Android devices. However true streaming is more compatible since it is delivered over multiple protocols like RTMP/RTMPE, RTSP, HLS, HDS, etc. True streaming only pulls video chunks from the to the CDN cache that are requested by the end-user. On the other hand pseudo streaming pulls the whole video file from the to the CDN cache. So in particular [...]