Iris Platform

Iris Flow App

Our standalone app, available for iOS and Android, provides companies with cost effective, easy-to-use technology, enabling members of staff to capture live video and photo coverage, at a moment’s notice.

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Overview

A production ready app that cuts costs and is easy to deploy

This standalone app, available for iOS and Android, provides companies with cost effective, easy-to-use technology, enabling members of staff to capture live video and photo coverage, at a moment’s notice. The Iris platform allows organizations to quickly deploy the app, without worrying about mobile device fragmentation, infrastructure, stability 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 newsroom for internal processing or real-time publishing.

Available for iOS 8 and newer.

Available for Android 4.1 and newer.

What kind of companies use the Iris Flow app?

The Iris Flow app is the perfect choice for any organization, brand or news company operating out in the field. Iris Flow is a mobile live video solution that is reliable, flexible, cost efficient and easy to deploy. Ideal for local, regional or national news organizations, first responders, real estate brokers, or field service engineers, to name a few.

Iris Flow app

Key Features

Easy to use

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.

HD and adaptive live broadcasting

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.

Simultaneously local parallel recording

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.

Uploading of content

Both photos and videos can be uploaded from camera roll to the Content Management, the content management user interface.

Audio talkback

Communicate with the app user over the builtin audio-talkback (IFB), simply by just one click of a button in the Content Management.

Tech Spec

App specifics
OS Support iOS 8 upwards, Android 4.1 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 1280×720 resolution on Android and up to 1280×720 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.