Software & Encoders
A variety of software is available and it's capable of processing and publishing video. Commonly known are OBS or FFMPEG from software encoders, and then there are hardware encoders.
We’ll focus on encoders that can publish video feed to our streaming server.
CDN77 Streaming server can accept TCP or UDP signals, specifically RTMP, RTSP, MPEG-TS, or SRT.
Basic output configuration when publishing to our streaming server:
- Video codec: h.264 (x.264)
- Audio codec: AAC (128Kbps)
- Profile: main or baseline.
- Rate control: CBR
- Bitrate: 6Mbps @1080p (may vary)
ffmpeg -i 720p.mp4 -c:v libx265 -acodec copy -f flv "rtmp://streaming.s.cdn77.com:1936/static/stream01?password=QKAVCHCI"