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Happy Holidays from Kaltura!

We wish you all a happy holidays, filled with joy, connection, and of course, video. In that spirit, we’d like to share our holiday video:   We’ll be back in the new year, with more video tips, tricks, and insights. Happy holidays!

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Creating a new REST server

During the last few years while working at Kaltura I have written, with my team members, many REST client libraries in many languages (including Python, Java, PHP, Javascript, ActionScript, C#, Erlang, ObjectiveC, and Ruby) against different servers. We also implemented REST servers in different languages (PHP, C#, NodeJS). The REST standard is wide, and yet the

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Where Do All the Videos Go?

Video content is a great thing. Whether it be a 30-second viral video or a slick, magnificently produced corporate video, visual and audio content tells a story like no other medium.  We use video for everything from recreation to education and it has become our primary form of communication. However, we have reached a stage

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Winning the 2016 IBC Hackfest

The IBC Hackfest is a hackathon in which over 100 talented developers, designers, and entrepreneurs have 36 hours to build out an innovative new  concept that leverages partner technology. This year, Kaltura Front End R&D Group Leader Itay Kinnrot and his team took first place with their hack, Skipaclass. It all started on a sunny Saturday

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The Kaltura VPaaS Website – Behind the Scenes

We’ve recently launched VPaaS [Kaltura Video as a Service]. Our mission with VPaaS‘ is to significantly reduce time to market and make it simple to build video based applications and workflows, and grow quickly without worrying about the “video pipeline” – eliminating all of the complexities involved in handling both Live and VOD at scale: ingestion, transcoding, structured and time-coded metadata,

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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 Kaltura’s Participation in the Privacy Shield is a Big Deal

The information age’s miraculous ability to share ideas, sounds, and images with anyone, anywhere, is made possible by an open and interconnected architecture of cables, servers, relays and switches that span the entire globe. But the ability to exchange information globally rests also on another network of interconnected national rules, regulations, and treaties that reconcile

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Implementing Content Aware Encoding (CAE)

Recently, we were delighted to make a change that will improve bandwidth management for our customers. The Kaltura transcoding logic now applies Content Aware Encoding (CAE) to all content ingested into Kaltura (with exceptions made for a few specific customers to account for their special needs.) What’s Content Aware Encoding (CAE)? Until fairly recently, video

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In the News: Coverage of the Funding

A quick round-up of some of the coverage of our latest funding round: The New York Times: Video Software Maker Kaltura Raises $50 Million From Goldman Kaltura, which makes software that allows users such as companies and universities to upload and share video over the web, has raised $50 million from Goldman Sachs’s private capital

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Kaltura Refreshed

For years now, Kaltura has been the leading video platform. This week, we got a big vote of confidence, along with a brand new look. New Funding Round We’re pleased to announce that we’ve secured a $50 million pre-IPO funding round from Goldman Sachs’ Private Capital Investing group. Holger Staude, Vice President in Goldman Sachs’