EducationEnterprise

Why You Need In-Video Search

Most of us have heard of this thought experiment: “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” Here’s my thought experiment: what happens if you publish a video but no one watches it? Philosophical musings aside, video is the most effective communication technology

Best PracticesEducationEnterprise

Basics of Filmmaking: The Shot

A few years ago, Kaltura employee David Kronmiller put together some very entertaining videos on the basics of filmmaking and working with a camera. And you know what? They’re still relevant! We’re running a series of these fun videos to show you some of the ways you can spice up your videos. When we launched I

AnnouncementsEducationEnterpriseFeatured ProductMediaMobile & HTML5Technology

MediaSpace Go is here!

Current customers might have noticed that we’ve slowly been giving MediaSpace a facelift. The latest change? A new, updated mobile app for both iOS and Android. The mobile app, which we’re calling MediaSpace Go, isn’t just gorgeous. It’s also got some fun new features for users to play with: Offline playback: So you can download

Enterprise

Professional Services and You: What Do Professional Services Do, Anyway?

Larger organizations who adopt video must integrate this technology and its capabilities with their business processes and internal policies. Doing so is instrumental to getting buy-in from IT, and acceptance and adoption from end-users. However, it’s a challenging task. While internal IT knows its own structures very well, sometimes specialist knowledge is required to integrate

Enterprise

Looking at the Latest Video Trends for Insurance

I’ve been thinking a lot about technology trends and their impact on the insurance industry as we prepare to attend the Dig|In Conference (The Digital Future of Insurance) on May 10-12 in Austin, TX this year. Over the past 24 months, Kaltura’s most rapidly growing sub-vertical has been insurance. Our clients range from Nationwide, MetLife,

EnterpriseIndustry News

Using Video to Get Closer to Customers

In a recent Forrester Research report, “Enterprise Video’s Future Aligns with Customer Obsession,” Forrester analysts tackle the issue of how to use video to support a customer-obsessed culture. They note that to do this right, a unified video strategy is necessary to personalize the video experience for both customers and employees. Using live and on-demand

Enterprise

The State of the Art of Video for HR

Video has become one of the most powerful tools in an HR department’s toolkit. When I asked delegates at this year’s HR Strategy Forum—which brought together HR Directors, Heads of HR and other senior HR executives—over 90% indicated they were already using video in some capacity within their organisations.  I was at the HR Strategy Forum

Best PracticesEnterprise

Video for Insurance Companies

The insurance industry is expanding; staying at the top of the market is no simple feat! Competition is coming from all angles and digital disrupters are creeping around every corner to grab their share of the market. Top insurers are finding new and improved buyers. These buyers are savvy and they expect low prices along

Best PracticesEducationEnterpriseIndustry NewsMediaOTTTechnology

What Makes for a Women-Friendly and Productive Workplace?

It’s terribly unfortunate that even in this day and age, women have yet to be completely incorporated in the tech world. The territory is still considered male-dominated, with women occupying less than 30% of tech jobs, according to the Huffington Post (July 2016). There’s a correlation there with a series of disturbing harassment cases that

EnterpriseFeatured Product

3 Reasons Businesses Have Video Delivery Problems

There are a host of reasons why a business might have video delivery problems. They range from outdated players to poorly formatted videos to physical problems with the network. But as more companies use video for more use cases, it’s increasingly important to have a video delivery strategy. It’s one thing to have the occasional fuzzy video