We are all subject to forces of innovation and change, none more so than in the tech sector. Constantly buffered by consumer demands, security concerns, and the latest round of Microsoft "updates", the importance of staying with the pack cannot be overstated. However, keeping up to date is one thing, but driving the marketplace forward is quite another. The real opportunity lies in scouting the path ahead, forging a new trail for the marketplace to follow. Why simply play the game when you can write an entirely new set of rules? As such, our COO Rebecca Allen served on the…

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We are often asked about the required server instance that Red5 Pro should be run on. Those that have followed this blog will be unsurprised that the answer is that it depends upon what you are trying to do. To get started, you'll probably want to take a look at our benchmarks. We've already covered how we conduct our load testing, using our modification of Bees with Machine Guns. Tests were run against an AWS m5.large instance (2 CPUs with 8GB memory, 2GB allocated to java_heap). Scroll to the bottom for other hosting providers. Publishing a 256kbps stream…

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As many people in the US are well aware (especially those that love eating pie), the Thanksgiving holiday is fast approaching. As a Boston-based company, we take special pride in this celebration since the first Thanksgiving happened in Massachusetts. Well, maybe it was Texas... but we still get the credit. With roots in a fall harvest celebration, Thanksgiving is about being grateful for what you have and what you have grown. While we may not be planting corn in our office (for now), that hasn't stopped us from growing the company itself. We've recently added new team members to QA…

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Oh boy. The past few weeks have been pretty busy: Server 5.2.3, Mobile SDK 5.3.0 and now HTML5 SDK 5.3.0 AND Server 5.3.0! This release adds server-side round trip authentication support and HTML5 round trip authentication tests, along with stream manager fixes. For a full list of all the included features, please look below for our release notes while we take a well-deserved nap! Edit: The Management Team of Red5 Pro would like you to know that they enforce standards of maximum efficiency and productivity. Unproductive practices and other unauthorized activities will…

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Announcing Red5 Pro Mobile SDK version 5.2.0! Coming hot off the heels of our 5.2.0 server release, this update increases stability, adds custom microphone support for iOS and includes other updates and fixes. Please check out our release notes: Red5 Pro Mobile SDK: Release 5.2.0 - 09 November, 2018 iOS SDK Fixed - setVolume for iOS SDK does not work as expected Fixed - If R5Stream hasn't been started, call stop will crash the app Fixed - Issue with scrolling UI elements and video stop Added custom microphone support and example for iOS Added…

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