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The Untapped Potential of Video: Solving the ROI Challenge

by Erika Trautman Digital video is a powerful medium for grabbing attention. We know this to be true based on the exponential increase in online video consumption. After all, online video will account for more than 80 percent of all consumer internet traffic by 2020, according to Cisco. Yet, measuring the business value or return on investment

Education

Belly Up to the Bar…Virtually!

By Russ Lichterman Russ Lichterman at Wilmington University joins us today to share some of his experiences in creating an online course that went beyond the classroom.  When our face-to-face students at Wilmington University were offered the chance to sign up for a class about beer it was a hardly a shock when seats filled

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Bring on the Video Revolution for Learning

Gordon Freedman is President of the National Laboratory for Education Transformation (www.NLET.org), a California-based 501(c)(3) non-profit committed to transforming 20th century education into 21st century learning. Freedman’s film and television credits are found on IMDB. He is a featured panelist at our upcoming event, The Classroom of Tomorrow Virtual Summit. When I was invited by Kaltura

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Why Enterprise Companies Should Go Interactive

By Erika Trautman, CEO/Co-Founder of Rapt Media Interactive video is one of the most effective—and exciting—new forms of video out there. Today, Kaltura partner Rapt Media explains how interactive video is making enterprise video efforts for training and other use cases far more engaging. The mass consumption of online video hit an all-time high in

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How to Run a Successful Video Meeting

Video conferencing makes it easy to connect distant teams and talk to clients face to face. Kaltura partner VisoCon offers an easy way to incorporate video conferencing into your workflows. by Andreas Kröpfl Video conferencing is a huge trend, and it’s still growing. Organizations of all sizes are using video conferencing frequently for purposes ranging

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Scaling and Personalizing Practical Training with Video

Video training has already become a well-acknowledged method for increasing the effectiveness of training while decreasing the resources needed. But most often, the video flows only from instructor to student. To truly harness the power of video to allow asynchronous, engaging learning, it’s necessary to allow the video to flow the other way, through video

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Bare-Bones Lecture Capture: Video on a Budget

Previously, Russ Lichterman from Wilmington University offered some ideas for building a portable studio on a budget and finding affordable encoders for live streaming. Today, he offers suggestions creating for a very inexpensive, bare-bones lecture capture room that works with Kaltura CaptureSpace. This room is a pilot “smart” classroom that needed to be upgraded to

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Using an HTML5 Video Player to Increase Your Streaming Capacity by a Factor of 50X

There’s more than one way to deliver video. Peer-to-peer CDN, or p2p CDN, is an exciting new option, and Kaltura partner Peer5 offers a convenient new solution. By Hadar Weiss Recently, there has been a lot of discussion around (1) the death of Flash and (2) the benefits of adopting an HTML5 video player. What

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Why Animation is AWESOME

There are lots of ways to make great videos. Creating cool animations can be intimidating for the novice, though. Kaltura partner PowToon has one potential solution. Why Animation is AWESOME By Ari Sherbill Have you ever found yourself watching one of those animated, professional looking online videos, and thinking, “Wow, that’s exactly what I need

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Guest Post: Live Stream Encoders on a Budget

Earlier this year, Russ Lichterman from Wilmington University shared his experience in building a portable studio on a budget. Now, he returns with some new discoveries on a cost-effective idea for encoders. Affordable Encoders for Live Streaming By Russ Lichterman As you know live streaming can be a bit of a struggle to find the