Video server

Uploading Content

Video files are located in the /streaming directory on the server To get an account or add a new directory that you have write permission to, submit a work request to the CISL Help Desk.

The /streaming directory on is the root content directory for the web server which is simply an Apache server optimized for download of large video files. The server adds a directory called ramgen to the URL. Here's how a file path translates to a URL.

File path: /streaming/org/file.mp4


It's best to encode your videos for progressive download so that they start playing for the user as they are still downloading. 

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