wowza streaming hosting

Hosting Marketers has started offering on all its hosting plans including hybrid servers wowza hosting. Wowza has the advantage of red5 that it can stream to Apple devices, iphones and iPads.

Stream Types

In Wowza Media Server 3, MediaStreams represent an incoming or outgoing stream of video, audio or metadata. Wowza Server provides a mechanism for defining custom server-side MediaStream implementations or stream types. These stream types are configured using the Streams/StreamType property in the Application.xml file. The following table lists the more commonly used stream types and their intended use (for a complete list, consult the User’s Guide):

  • default: Video on demand streaming of static Flash media, H.264/AAC and MP3 content
  • record: Video recording
  • live: Publish and play live video content (best for one-to-many streaming of live events)
  • live-lowlatency: Publish and play live video content (best for one-to-one or one-to-few video/audio chat applications)
  • live-record: Same as live plus content will be recorded
  • shoutcast: Audio re-streaming of a SHOUTcast/Icecast MP3 or AAC+ audio stream
  • shoutcast-record: Same as shoutcast plus content will be recorded
  • liverepeater-origin: Origin stream type used by live stream repeater to deliver a single streaming using origin/edge configuration
  • liverepeater-edge: Edge stream type used by live stream repeater to deliver a single stream using origin/edge configuration
  • rtp-live: Re-streaming of an RTSP/RTP, native RTP or MPEG-TS stream
  • rtp-live-record: Same as rtp-live plus content will be recorded


Supported Media

Wowza Media Server 3 supports the following media file formats: FLV (Flash Video), MP4 (QuickTime container) and MP3 content (see table below for common file extensions). To play video on demand content, the proper prefix must be prepended to the file name to create a stream name. For example to play the MP4 file use the stream name The following table lists the more common file type prefixes (for a complete list consult the User’s Guide):

  • flv: FLV (Flash Video – this is the default media type so the qualifier and the file extension can be omitted)

    Example: “flv:mycoolvideo.flv”

  • mp4: MP4 (QuickTime container – .mp4, .f4v, .mov, .m4v, .mp4a, .3gp, and .3g2)

    Example: “”

  • mp3: MP3 (.mp3)

    Example: “mp3:mycoolsong.mp3”

  • smil: SMIL (XML files used to configure multi-bitrate streams – .smil)

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Red5 Hosting

For some time now some hosts started to offer red5 on some their hosting plans. Red5 allows video streaming or TV broadcast.

To offer red5 it is necessary high quality servers with loads of RAM and a good CPU not forgetting a server capable of large bandwidth.

This new wave of red5 hosting is a necessary component for video streaming, and it has become popular on video chatting sites or tv live broadcast.

Most users of red5 hosting are in need of a rtmp path to connect their applications to the red5 server. Hosting Marketers offers rtmp hosting to their customers.

RTMP path is not a link for streaming videos, it is a path to a a folder on red5 which will allow your red5 application to connect to red5 on our servers.

video hosting and ffmpeg hosting

From the very start mencoder hosting and ffmpeg hosting has been the cradle of high quality hosts and sending ripples to the web hosting industry meaning high technology with a view to quality hosting. FFmpeg hosting means innovation because for a hosting company to start offering it is necessary the very best servers on the net. Known companies like cirtex, HostV, Web Hosting House, Bounceweb, Hosting Marketers, have been remarkably utilising the unlimited features of FFmpeg hosting to increase their customer support and offering their customers a new venue for income.

Thus, surely, FFmpeg hosting has emerged a quality for the best hosts in the world within the world and specially the UK and United States based companies leading the way. Satisfying the increasing needs of video sites and youtube clones populating the net nowadays.

The ffmpeg includes also mencoder, mplayer, ffmpeg-php, lame etc, all necessary for a successful ffmpeg hosting company.

alojamento de sites

Com a evolução da Internet, a web tornou-se num lugar de partilha não só em formato de texto, como também em formato multimedia, incluindo som, imagem e vídeo.

Esta evolução levou à necessidade de usar uma ferramenta que permiti-se facilmente a partilha de vídeos na Internet de forma a que os custos não fossem elevados utilizando alojamento de sites comuns.
Basta encontrar um alojamento de sites com suporte ffmpeg e poderá criar o seu site de partilha de vídeos, tal como o YouTube.

Goldenrod Server

Server API= CGI
PHP Version 5.2.11
GD Version 2.0.34
GIF Read Support: is activated
JPG Support: is activated
PNG Support: is activated
MySQL database 5.0.90-community

Server Settings: (see the phpinfo click here )

upload_max_filesize 800 mega
post_max_size 800 mega
memory_limit 200 Mega
max_execution_time 12000
max_input_time 12000
safe_mode is deactivated
allow_url_fopen is activated
file_uploads is activated
open_basedir is deactivated

These values can NOT be altered by using the .HTACCESS file as this server runs on CGI, that means it is the php.ini file which controls these functions. Please note, on this server file permissions must be 644 and folder permissions must be 755, a 777 will cause the site not to load with a server error warning, we hope this way to keep hackers away!!!

Server Paths: (test click here)


PHP CLI /usr/local/bin/php

If you need help don’t hesitate to contact us.

Red5 paths:

Please read

Uploading Videos:

If on the start of the upload you get this message:

“cant find file length”

2 reasons could be the cause, files inside cgi-bin folder arent CHMOD to 755 or the paths of the file inside cgi-bin are wrong.


Ostube Demo

Clipshare Demo

If you need installation of any of the above scripts, please contact support, installation costs only $15.00.

FFmpeg hosting – a must for a video sharing community site!

FFmpeg hosting has become popular due to the craze of internet users, who spend hours watching the online videos available for fun and relaxation. Even children love watching their favorite cartoons on the video sharing websites.

Owing to the popularity of the video hosting business, many people have decided to step into this market. It is not at all tough to start your own video sharing site. You can own your personal video sharing website easily. All you need is ffmpeg hosting services.

An assortment of software which is available for free, which helps in recording, converting and streaming a digital video or an audio is known as ffmpeg hosting. ffmpeg hosting enables you to convert the video to a video format or to .flv format. It supports scripts like PHPmotion, Clipshare, Youtube, Clones scripts, Rayzz Scripts and many more.

ffmpeg hosting packages generally, include many tools which aids in converting and encoding audios and videos. This in turn helps you to create your personal website which allows video sharing. Thus, with the help of ffmpeg hosting you can own a website similar to Youtube. This way you can give an outlet to your creativity as you can select the best of the videos and upload them on your website.

The ffmpeg hosting makes your video sharing quite economical. All you need to do is to choose the host carefully and vigilantly. Just make sure that the server offered by the host is speedy and consistent. Make sure that the host offers superfluous connections and use SCSI hard drives. Also features like skilled staff and great uptime features should also be checked for before you choose the server for ffmpeg hosting for your video hosting business.

You can either choose a dedicated server or semi-dedicated ffmpeg hosting server, depending on your preference. For an efficient video sharing website, dedicated server is the ideal option. As the traffic will help you maximize on your profits. A shared bandwidth will hamper the quality and configurations of the video.