During commencement 2011 we evaluated a number of new hardware and software solutions to improve our digital video workflows, in addition to improvements in our live and on demand video streaming services. The testing noted below was related to the Viewcast Niagara 2120 encoder. Project: Digital Video Pilot – Evaluation of hardware encoder for live … More Digital video testing – Viewcast Niagara 2120
The Villages In Action 2010 Conference was held today in a small, remote village outside of Masindi, Uganda. This was organized by Teddy Ruge of Project Diaspora, in response to various events in DC and NYC where smart, affluent individuals discussed the status of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in a comfortable setting, without the … More Villages In Action 2010 – live streaming
Over the past week I’ve been researching Watershed, by UStream. Watershed is the “private-label” (the API’s) version of UStream so it can be customized and branded for your own look and feel…yet still carry many of the benefits fundamental to a SaaS solution. At this time there are not many SaaS video streaming solutions in … More UStream Watershed review
Over the past month I’ve done a significant amount of testing with the UStream service. From standing up an emergency live stream of robot football….yes, I said robot football. To Notre Dame Commencement and a national chamber music competition. The robot football UStream was in response to a system admin enabling a firewall on our … More UStream testing, pilot and success!
This is a post I’ve been wanting to write for quite some time, at least since the launch of the iPad in early April. The battle between Apple and Adobe seems to heat up every day, with the latest news Steve Jobs releasing a 1,671 word essay titled “Thoughts on Flash” http://bit.ly/aiaaNg. The purpose of … More Flash vs. HTML5 Video