Live Stream Hosting

Live streaming is a process of broadcasting events live over the Internet . It is mainly used to webcast (broadcast over internet) live scores, news, concerts, etc to the users through the websites. It is also used for video chats, conferences, training sessions, etc in various organizations where employees of various locations communicate with each other.


Hiox India offers Live Media Streaming Hosting with best quality that provides uninterrupted videos live to the users with no buffer time. Our live stream hosting packages include streaming through shared and dedicated Red5, Wowza or FMS media servers.


Plans Comparison Table

Features
Red 5 Shared Red 5 Dedicated Wowza Dedicated FMS Dedicated
Customers Basic Users Basic Users
Requiring high bandwidth
Enterprise, Corporates,
Media Houses
requiring high bandwidth
Enterprise, Corporates,
requiring high bandwidth
Publishing Security No No Yes Yes
Playback Security No No Yes Yes
Root / admin
Access To Server
No Yes Yes Yes
Control on Media Server No Control on Red 5 Full Control on Red 5 Full Control on Wowza Full Control on FMS
Streamin Types
Supported
RTMP RTMP RTMP, HTTP,
Silverlight, QucikTime
IPTV
RTMP, HTTP
Audio / Video
Formats Supported
FLV,F4V,M4A,
MP3,Speex
FLV,F4V,M4A,
MP3,Speex
FLV,MP3,Speex FLV,MP3,Speex
Protocol Supported RTMP,RTMPT,
RTMPS,RTMPE,
RTMPTE
RTMP,RTMPT,
RTMPS,RTMPE,
RTMPTE
RTMP,RTMPT,
RTMPS,RTMPE,
RTMPTE
RTMP,RTMPT,
RTMPS,RTMPE,
RTMPTE,RTMFP

How Live streaming works :

Below are the technologies which help in live streaming or broadcast video and audio files over Internet:


Flash Media Encoder:

FMS (Flash Media Server) is a media server from Adobe Systems which helps to broadcast live video and audio files.   More>>


JW Player/Flow Player:

Once the video files are brought into the browser, it is displayed in the browser/website using JW player or Flow player. JW player is a tool used to customize and embed video streams into web pages.   More>>


Red5 server:

Red5 is an Open Source Flash Server which is written in Java. This server helps to stream audio and video to the browser. Red5 server provides a URL (RTMP protocol) that streams the video files from server to the browser without any interruption.  More>>


Wowza server:

Wowza Media Server is a high performance media streaming server software to stream live and on-demand video, audio, and RIAs.  More>>


Flash Media server:

FMS (Flash Media Server) is a media server from Adobe Systems which helps to stream live video and audio files.  More>>