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Which Protocol to Use for Your Use Case? (Ingest)

Video content distributors must choose a protocol for first-mile contribution or ingest. Ingest describes the technology used to transport video files from the encoder to the streaming media server.

Unlike at the last-mile delivery portion of a streaming workflow, ingest protocols don’t need to be supported by end-user devices. Instead, broadcasters often select an ingest protocol based on speed and encoder support.

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