It goes without saying that a large part of website and application hosting is kept on the cloud rather than physical hardware. The architecture of the internet is becoming, quite literally, more virtual. Why Virtual Hosting? Quite simply, virtual hosting is easier, more scalable, and generally more cost efficient. Since virtual servers are maintained by the company that hosts them, there is no need for a dedicated server maintenance team saving time as well as money. When dealing with scaling, it's much easier to spin up a new server instance, than installing a brand new bare metal server. Additionally, that…

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The Fourth of July is more than just a day in which Americans will launch 200 million pounds of fireworks and eat 150 million hot dogs, it’s a day where we celebrate the values that established our country. Among the founding principles, one primary theme ties them all together: freedom. As a Boston-based company, we built Red5 Pro with that essential value in mind. We want to enable developers to live-stream however they see fit. That is why we do not tie you down to any specific platforms. Live-streaming video can be hard, so we do most of the…

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It was all so perfect. You and your friends pile into your old van and cruise your way down the bumpy road winding deep into the woods. The long, hard drive complete, you pull up to a pretty little cabin. There's nothing to do but kick back by the fire and enjoy your vacation. Everything is going to be just fine. That is until the dark, ominous, storm clouds roll in. A thunderous gust of wind throws a giant tree across the road, blocking the only way out. You're trapped! If only you had developed a better escape route. Your…

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Dealing with the complexities and all the options of Amazon Web Services practically requires a PHD in Cloud Hosting, so we put together a quick tutorial on how to efficiently install Red5 Pro on an AWS EC2 Instance Configuration. The following guide should get you up and running quickly and without the headache. Enjoy!…

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