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Broadcast from a webcam or a mobile device

Web Call Server allows you to broadcast a stream from a webcam using a browser and distribute this video stream to other browsers and mobile devices on various platforms

You send a video stream to the server. WCS converts and broadcasts this video stream to all compatible browsers and devices.

Specification

Broadcasting
platforms
Playback
platforms
Broadcasting
technologies
Playback
technologies
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Safari, Mac OS
  • IE
  • Edge
  • iOS SDK
  • Android SDK
  • RTMP encoders
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Safari, Mac OS, iOS
  • IE
  • Edge
  • iOS SDK
  • Android SDK
  • HLS player
  • WebRTC
  • RTMP
  • RTMP encoders
  • WebRTC
  • RTMP
  • Websocket
  • HLS
Broadcasting platforms
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Safari, Mac OS
  • IE
  • Edge
  • iOS SDK
  • Android SDK
  • RTMP encoders
Playback platforms
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Safari, Mac OS, iOS
  • IE
  • Edge
  • iOS SDK
  • Android SDK
  • HLS player
Broadcasting technologies
  • WebRTC
  • RTMP
  • RTMP encoders
Playback technologies
  • WebRTC
  • RTMP
  • Websocket
  • HLS

Scheme of broadcasting video stream from a webcam when using a browser

The browser sends a video stream to the server using WebRTC technology. The server distributes this video stream to other browsers and mobile platforms via various protocols.

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Step-by-step diagram of broadcasting from a webcam when using a browser

  1. The browser sends the webcam video stream to the server.
  2. Another browser or device requests this video stream for playback.
  3. The server transmits the audio-video stream received from the browser with the webcam for playback

 

callflow stream webcam WebRTC browser WCS

More information on the page Testing

Download Web Call Server 5

System requirements: Linux x86_64, 1 core CPU, 2 Gb RAM, Java

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Installation:

  1. wget https://flashphoner.com/download-wcs5.2-server.tar.gz
  2. Unpack and install using 'install.sh'
  3. Launch server using command 'service webcallserver start'
  4. Open the web interface https://host:8444 and activate your license

 

If you are using Amazon EC2, you don't need to download anything.

Launch WCS5 on Amazon EC2

 

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