Brightcove Online Video Platform

Easily broadcast live to the web and mobile devices with confidence

Brightcove provides a family of solutions for live broadcasting, a complete module within Video Cloud as well as a robust API for deep customization of settings and workflows. Brightcove Video Cloud Live makes it effortless for a non-technical user to deliver high-quality live streaming events to any device or browser. Engage your audience with crystal-clear multi-bitrate live streaming and take advantage of advertising, real-time analytics and quality monitoring, and archiving for on-demand playback.

 
Multi-bitrate Live Streaming

Multi-bitrate Live Streaming

Deliver consistently high-quality, smooth video with multi-bitrate live streaming. Reach your audience on the web or mobile devices including iPad, iPhone, and Android with simultaneous RTMP and HLS outputs. Customize renditions or use out of the box SD/HD sets to optimize playback for any viewer screen size or network conditions.

 
Live DVR

Live DVR

Give your viewers the remote control. Live DVR features let your viewers pause, rewind, review and replay live streaming video throughout the event. "Jump to live" with a single click and resume seamlessly smooth live video.

 
Live workflow made simple

Live workflow made simple

Simple, intuitive UI for non-technical users. Featuring a central dashboard to launch a live event in a few clicks or browse on-air, queued, or archived footage. No hardware or development required, start streaming immediately!

 
Advertising live

Advertising, analytics & quality monitoring

Make your live video experiences as full-featured as your on-demand experiences. Use custom players created in the Video Cloud Publishing Module to monetize your live content with pre-roll advertising and sponsorship bumpers or watermarks. Measure performance with real-time analytics including active/total viewer counts and error monitoring.

 
Live Cloud Transcoding API

Live Cloud Transcoding API

In addition to the Live Module's simplified workflow for non-technical users, we also offer a complete Live Cloud Transcoding API for developers. Using Brightcove's Zencoder service, developers can access an extensive API for live transcoding, and the service scales instantly to meet your needs. Simply input an RTMP feed to transcode live video to multi-bitrate, adaptive streams for playback on any Internet connected device.

 

We're here to make sure your event runs smoothly

Get instant access to a live streaming expert to ensure that your live event is flawlessly delivered. Brightcove offers complete turnkey support options for your live event including video setup and real-time monitoring. With thousands of hours of live event support experience you can feel confident that your event will be successful.