Imagine a scenario. Your live show is scheduled to start in 5 mins, you are not yet fully ready with your content, and now you have to take care of the scheduling, formatting, and other technical details of your live broadcast in real time! Isn’t it hectic?
If you are a broadcaster, you might have gone through the same scenario quite a lot of times in your life. But, not anymore! Muvi Playout’s Live Feed Ingestion feature is here to make the task easy for you!
Using the Live Feed Ingestion feature, you can schedule the live shows and feed for your channel upfront, even weeks or months before! Hence, you will get enough time to focus on your show itself, on that day.
The live shows will be shown alongside the other pre-scheduled VOD content on the same channel. Hence, your viewers will enjoy both live and VOD content in a single place.
Whether you are planning to broadcast live sports events, news broadcasts, or any other type of live content, this feature will help you ease out the live broadcast process! Let’s take you through some of the major benefits of this feature.
Major Highlight of Muvi Playout’s Live Feed Ingestion Feature
Using Muvi Playout’s live ingestion feature, you can:
- Configure your live shows instantly
- Broadcast live shows effortlessly
- Supports HLS live feeds
- Pre-configure shows from the CMS
- Advanced scheduling
- Adaptive streaming
Let’s take you through each one of them one by one.
Configure Your Live Shows Instantly
You can configure live content in Muvi Playout in only a few clicks. Just follow the steps given below:
- Go to the Muvi Playout CMS.
- Now create content and input the content type as feed.
- Next, enter the live feed URL, and save.
- Now go to the scheduler and just drag and drop the content to where you want to schedule it.
That’s it! Muvi Playout takes care of everything else.
Also, in addition to the feed URL, you may add the category and duration of your live content in your CMS itself. Isn’t it great!
Broadcast Live Shows Effortlessly
You can broadcast any type of live video as well as live audio content effortlessly. These live audio/video shows can include live interviews, live news feeds, live audio or video commentary, live sports broadcasts, live events broadcasts, and a lot more!
Supports HLS Live Feeds
You can insert any HLS live feed URL into the content form while adding your live content, and Muvi Playout will play your live content effortlessly. Also, you will be able to configure the HLS feed in the HTTP protocol URL and .m3u8 extension.
Pre-configure Shows From the CMS
You can schedule and configure your live shows way before the date and time of your shows. Hence, you don’t need to take the stress of scheduling the live broadcast in real time.
Muvi Playout’s scheduler lets you schedule your live shows months before. Hence, you will get enough time to prepare for your shows and give your level best, always!
Muvi Playout offers adaptive bitrate streaming so that your live stream quality gets adjusted according to the internet bandwidth of your viewers. Hence, it reduces the load time and buffering.
Major Benefits of Using Muvi Playout’s Live Feed Ingestion Feature
Muvi Playout’s Live Feed Ingestion feature lets you manage your live broadcasts better, giving you more flexibility to schedule and configure your live content.
More Time to Focus On Your Show
Since you can schedule the show beforehand, you can focus more on your show, without much stress of handling and inserting the schedule. It will give you more free space to concentrate on your show, and help you manage your live content better.
No Extra Cost
If you are already a Muvi Playout customer, you won’t have to pay any extra cost for using this feature. Hence, this feature is complimentary of the Muvi Playout subscription.
Both VOD and Live Content on the Same Channel
Your viewers can enjoy both VOD and live content on the same channel. Hence, they won’t have to shift channels for live content, hence maximizing the chances of getting views for your content.
Join Muvi Playout Today!
With Muvi Playout, schedule and broadcast both live and VOD content on your channel effortlessly. The automated drag-and-drop scheduler lets you prepare your channel schedule with the least manual effort. Along with this, you can enjoy the benefits of EPG too! Ensure secured streaming with built-in multi-DRM security, with Muvi Playout.
So, why wait? Take broadcasting to the next level with Muvi Playout! Sign up to start your 14-day free trial today!