Webcast Setup and Operation Summary

Last Updated: 12 June 2018 at 12:39

Below is an outline summary for setting up a webcast from start to finish using the current Teradek VidiU webcast solution. Each Step links to an article that highlights the main principles for setting up and operating a webcast, while the Additional Info for each step gives supporting material to help with your webcast.

Please ensure that all wireless Wi-Fi routers are off (not broadcasting) using a wireless internet broadcast sniffer like Wifi Analyzer to check for rogue APs.

In addition, please turn off all Clerk Computers.  Taking these actions will ensure that all internet bandwidth is available to be consumed by the Webcast broadcast.

PREPARATION

      Step 1: Understand the Timeline and Process for a Successful Webcast


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WEBCAST PORTAL

      Step 2: Schedule an Event Using the Webcast Portal


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BROADCAST SITE SETUP

      Step 3: Connect the Teradek VidiU Encoder to Video, Audio, and Internet


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Video Setup

Audio Setup

Internet Setup

      Step 4: Configure Teradek VidiU Broadcast Settings


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RECEIVING SITE SETUP

      Step 5: Connect the Receiving Sites


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OPERATING THE WEBCAST EVENT

      Step 6: Start the Broadcast


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      Step 7: Monitor Event Health


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