Enterprise

Optimizing Live & VOD Workflows for the Enterprise

Enterprise use cases for live streaming video have continued to soar as organization’s find more and more ways that live video can make an impact. From training to sales to marketing to shareholder meetings, live video is everywhere. It’s becoming the most effective tool to engage, report, and inform throughout the enterprise. Yet as any

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Why Transcoding is Important

Transcoding is a process in video processing in which the video is reformatted from one format/codec (internal structure) into a new format/codec. . It’s an important part of making sure that video can be viewed wherever it’s delivered, so it’s worth taking a little time to understand. There are several goals that the transcoding helps

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How to Make Great Video: Video Editing

Part of an on-going series about how to make great videos, without needing specialized tools. Read more here. Last time, we looked at some slightly more advanced ways to get great quality audio. So now, you should have a completed video! Well, almost complete. It’s tempting to just post as soon as you’re done filming,

AnnouncementsEducation

Video in Education – Kaltura Video Building Block 2.0 for Blackboard 9.x, New Release

Kaltura is delighted to announce the release of our new version of the Kaltura Video Building Block for Blackboard Learn 9.1. The purpose of Kaltura’s deeply integrated video Building Block is to enable students, faculty, teaching assistants and administrators to use and reuse media for course resources, video assignments, lectures, and more, while at the

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Editing Videos: Trimming & Clipping

This is the first post in a series of posts about Kaltura’s time-based features such as in-video chapters, advertisement cue-points, and more. With Kaltura’s easy-to-use clipping and trimming tools within the KMC, you can easily create highlight reels from a long piece of content. Potential use cases include editors creating “Top Moment” highlights from sports footage, top

Technology

It’s Time For Time Based Data – Part 1

At Kaltura, adding to and extracting additional data from visual media has always been a priority. In previous Kaltura releases we introduced multiple custom data schemas and beefed up the data assigned to entries. In our recent Eagle release  we added a whole new dimension: adding data to a particular point in time for video and audio entries.

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Server Side Clipping and Trimming

Kaltura server now supports the new abilities to clip or trim an entry. The trimming or clipping is done physically on the file system using conversion engines such as FFMPEG. Clipping vs Trimming: Clipping– Create a new entry from an existing entry. Allows you to specify the start and end time for the new entry

Mobile & HTML5

Announcing Kaltura’s New Clipping Application

We are excited to announce Kaltura’s new clipping and trimming tool that was launched in Eagle version. The new clipping tool is used inside the KMC and it’s also a stand alone application. It consists of KDP or HTML 5 player to show you the movie you are about to edit and a time bar

The Kaltura Eagle Has Landed

We are happy to announce the release of our new version – Eagle.  (Note that Kaltura’s SaaS edition has been upgraded already and the CE and On-Prem versions will be coming shortly.) So here are some of the key features in this great release: New Upload Tab – upload and prepare media entries directly from the