Iris Flow is a ready-to-go product suite comprising all of the tools needed to flip the switch for live video broadcasting within your organization. You can roll out our reliable, low latency, HD video streaming in your organization without having to worry about stability, scaling, infrastructure or older devices.
This standalone app, available for iOS and Android, gives companies cost effective, easy-to-use live video as well as photo coverage at a hand. The Iris platform allows organizations to quickly deploy the app, without worrying about mobile device fragmentation, infrastructure or scalability. Once rolled out, the app will allow the employees to go live as well as shoot and upload content from anywhere in the world, directly to a control center or a news room for real-time publishing.
Available for iOS 8 and newer.
Available for Android 4.0.3 and newer.
The Iris Flow app is a suitable mobile solution for any organization, brand or news company that operates out in the field and need a solution that is reliable, flexible, cost efficient and easy to deploy. A local, regional or national news organization, first responders, real estate brokers, service engineers are all typical Iris Flow app users.
The Iris Flow app is intuitive and with just one click on a button you can go live. The app keeps you logged on and no adjustments of settings is needed.
The Iris Flow app includes our next generation adaptive live video streaming to ensure highest possible quality at fluctuating bandwidths and bit-rates and allows streaming up to 720p.
If the network allows it you are able to stream live in 720p. Simultaneously, a local recording is done in highest possible quality and saved to your camera roll, for later editing and uploading.
Both photos and videos can be uploaded from camera roll to the Content Dashboard, the content management user interface.
Communicate with the app user over the builtin audio-talkback (IFB), simply by just one click of a button in the Content Dashboard.
|OS Support||iOS 8 upwards, Android 4.0.3 upwards.|
|Video||Rear or front facing camera, switch during live stream. Adjustable recording frame rate on devices where applicable.|
|Resolution and encoding||Automatic live video resolution switching with adaptive bit rate, up to 960x540 resolution on Android and up to 1280x720 on iOS, depending on camera support.|
|Upload||Upload videos and photos from the camera roll.|
|Audio||AAC Audio, 8 or 16 kHz on Android, 11 or 22 kHz on iOS.|
|Transcoding and hosting||Transcoding to a myriad of formats for consumption on different platforms.|
|Recording||Parallel full resolution video recording to camera roll during live broadcasting.|
|Photos||Capture full resolution photos directly through app.|
|Networks||Works over Edge/3G/4G and Wi-Fi.|
|Geo Positioning||Optional geotagging for broadcasts and uploaded media.|
|Live latency||Average latency is 1.5s, depending on means of consumption. We can transcode to a myriad of formats for consumption on different platforms, some of which introduce higher latency.|
The Content Dashboard is a cloud-based content management hub and interface which is the control center for all incoming and pre-existing content. Thanks to its user-friendly interface, all content can be managed, processed and published, quickly and easily, facilitating a seamless transition from the user capturing the footage to the end user watching it.
Using the Content Dashboard, decision-makers or senior members of staff can monitor all of the incoming footage, preview the content, give real-time direction and feedback to the users capturing the video out in the field using the audio talkback and text chat features, and ultimately decide what content to publish to your platform.
No need for installations.
All user and content management is done in the web browser.
In the discovery pane all produced content is available immediately. Filter and manage content based on author, tags, title and location. Delete irrelevant content and instant download anything that requires editing. Toggle between videos and photos, allow for live previews and alert notifications.
All content includes various amount of relevant and useful meta data, which is important for verification. Control the video quality so it meets your standard and communicate with the contributor via the in-built audio-talkback (IFB) or by sending text messages.
Instant publishing via SDI and/or RTMP.
Deploy the Iris Flow app to a large amount of users and manage the users on the Iris Web Portal. Promote some of them to Admins or Moderators. Cloud based and accessible directly in the browser.
Combine different filters to narrow down content. Filter on author, location, tags and title.
The Content Dashboard allows for direct communication in real time with all contributors via audio talkback (IFB-style), or via in-screen messaging.
Alert notifications for instant discovery of new footage.
Easily define rules to programmatically manage content and create additional meta data and tags to any asset for easy organization.
Publish live and recorded videos over SDI and RTMP to virtually any destination.
|Web portal and Content Dashboard|
|Portal||Browser based CMS for user management. Easy-to-use, browser based content central gives the customer full flexibility to collaborate between different teams within the organization|
|Tagging, filtering, verifying||Find content based on location, contributor, tags and title. Create additional meta data and tags to any asset for easy organization|
|Communication||Real-time two-way audio talk back (IFB) and integrated chat messages|
|Publishing/outputs||Various options; Live and on demand to SDI, RTMP (CDN) or programmatically via APIs|
|APIs||Advanced API for easy integration with existing environments. Easily define rules to programmatically manage content.|
With Iris Flow you’ll get
from $950 a month
1 Standard Support; Email support, Office hours 8-17 CET, 24 hours response time
2 Additional storage is charged at USD 0,15 per GB/month (contact sales for volume pricing)