LT08: The Technology Behind Our Media Hosting

TIME STAMP 33:59 - 39:09

A talk covering the technologies behind HEAnet’s media hosting service. The workflow of ingesting, evaluating, processing, storing and serving terabytes of media content.

How to manage content from 4K broadcast files to vertically shot mobile phone videos and all the edge cases in between. Store these files for the years ahead and serve them instantly to up to 60,000 concurrent viewers.

The talk will cover our use of; Wowza Streaming Engine, Varnish Cache Plus, Nvidia Tesla GPUs, FFMPEG and CEPH storage.