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How To Setup Kaltura CE 4.0 VMWare Image in 15 minutes

This post is no longer relevant. Please see https://github.com/kaltura/platform-install-packages/#documentation-and-guides for Kaltura CE howtos and guides. Various forum threads (@, @, @) discussed issues with the VMWare image of Kaltura CE 4.0. The following video tutorial will guide you how to install Kaltura CE 4.0 VMWare image in 15 minutes. In the video we deliberately re-created

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Automate Content Ingestion using Drop Folders – Part I

Welcome to the second blog post in our series of video tutorial blogs. Here we will talk about advanced ingestion functionality, specifically the Kaltura monitored Drop Folder feature. You can use a drop folder to automate an on-going workflow of media and/or metadata ingestion into Kaltura.  This allows for efficient and fast content ingestion in

Technology

Adventures With Open Source ETL

One of the greatest benefits I get from working at Kaltura, is the opportunity to work with  some of the greatest open source projects out there. I’ve written about Kaltura’s data warehouse (DWH), powering the entire analytics side of Kaltura’s products and services, and I promised I’d go into more details about the technology that makes the

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Expand your Reach with the Kaltura Exchange Partner Program

Having helped many ISVs, startups and organizations to increase their visibility and revenue via the Kaltura Exchange, we are delighted to expand our Technology Partner Program and invite more companies and developers to join. The Program is designed to provide our partners with the opportunities to enhance their own solutions with the Kaltura Online Video Platform capabilities,

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Open Source Business Models – Where does Kaltura fit?

Often when we speak to both community members and potential commercial clients we get questions about our business model. These questions range from the classic: “If you are open source, how do you make money,” to the more skeptical, “How can you charge for any of your services or code if you are open source.”

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Kaltura.Org Homepage Facelift

Kaltura.Org, home of our open source community, has a fresh new homepage! The new page is cleaner, yet with more information and is easier to interact with, so that our community members can find what they need faster. So go ahead and check it out, and as always your feedback is welcome – send us your thoughts to

Eagle Upload Mega Menu Video Tutorial

As we are busy working on Kaltura’s next release , Falcon (stay tuned!), we’d like to highlight some of the exciting features from our most recent release, Eagle. And why talk when you can demonstrate – below is the first video walkthrough in our series of upcoming video tutorial blog posts that will showcase how to

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Editing Flavors in a Transcoding Profile

In the last “Publishing Best Practices” series we provided information about how you can use templates in your publishing and explained what transcoding profiles (Aka Conversion Profiles) are. This post will get you familiarized with everything you need to know about transcoding flavors properties or the KalturaConversionProfileAssetParams object in Kaltura API, this object links between the conversion profile and