HLS/DASH Live Streaming

HLS/DASH Live Streaming

SpareVideos can help you broadcast “nearly” Live on the click of a button. The term “nearly” is used because we do not currently support the RTMP protocol, but chunked through HTTP, serving with HLS and DASH technologies (we prefer HLS). What that means is that you broadcast and your video gets joined in small chunks […]

HLS from MP4s on the fly

HLS from MP4s on the fly

With the SpareVideos CDN service you do not need to convert your files to HLS formats, pay additional costs for those conversions and permanent storage… Just add /playlist.m3u8 at the end of your MP4 location and you are done. The video will be served through your player in HLS chunks as if you had it converted […]

Getting started with the API

Getting started with the API

An API should be designed to make your life as a programmer easy. So we tried to make it keep a simple messaging logic requesting or returning just what is needed. RESTful Our API is a RESTful robust, yet simple to implement and use, set of tools to allow you upload, retrieve, update or delete […]

Embedding Videos Easy

Embedding Videos Easy

SpareVideos makes it incredibly easy to embed a video into you site. Let’s suppose you have selected our dashboard’s upload form to upload a video from your DropBox account. When the video is ready click on the information button near the video thumbnail and grab the javascript code from the popup window that opens. <script […]

How our Amazon S3 CDN service works?

How our Amazon S3 CDN service works?

When you upload your files on any Amazon bucket you get a URL address to point to them. All you need to do is to login to our dashboard, create an “Amazon S3 CDN” and replace the amazon address in your links with ours. Streaming your S3 videos through SpareVideos CDN is just as simple […]