Streaming video started as a simple video in a window, usually preceded by a long download. Now, it’s evolved into a complicated mass of application-specific services and products in categories that didn’t exist even a few short years ago. There are OVPs, CDNs, LSSPs, and a host of other acronyms. There are webcasts, live streams, and conferencing platforms, and companies that make it simple to build your own.
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While the available capabilities are greater than ever before, finding the right product or service provider can be a daunting task. To help bring clarity to the video marketplace, I classified all the available products and services in an article for onlinevideo.net. You can see the categories covered in the graphic able. In each, I briefly describe the category and how it’s different from other categories, then identify some of the major players.
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