Best Practices

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

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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

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Use Templates in Your Publishing

In our recent “Publishing Best Practices” series we provided information to help publish your content faster. This post will show you how you can use template entries to increase your efficiency, spare you from repeating entering default values and make your publishing process more streamlined and professional.  

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The Social Enterprise

  Originally a term coined by Saleforce.com CEO Mark Benioff, the “Social Enterprise” has become an increasingly hot topic these days. Jive, Yammer, and existing incumbents such as Microsoft and Salesforce.com are delivering social enterprise applications to allow employees, vendors, and partners to work and communicate more efficiently across time zones, languages and geographies.

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Content Moderation Workflows

The Kaltura platform provides publishers with lots of great features and abilities. In this post and the next we will dive into some of the moderation features.   Content Moderation A KalturaBaseEntry object includes moderation status which indicates whether the entry needs to be examined by an administrator or was already decided as an approved

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Extra-Fast Publishing

A popular requirement for news websites and video publishers is to publish videos as quickly as possible. Kaltura allows publishers to control video asset readiness by allowing them to configure the transcoding settings to their needs. Kaltura’s platform supports ingestion of all forms of rich media (including video, images, audio, PDF, SWF files), and allows

The Kaltura Eagle Has Landed

We are happy to announce the release of our new version – Eagle.  (Note that Kaltura’s SaaS edition has been upgraded already and the CE and On-Prem versions will be coming shortly.) So here are some of the key features in this great release: New Upload Tab – upload and prepare media entries directly from the