Tackling Top Issues (Part 3): Broadcast Delays from shooting to stream


Today’s Tuesday Tips post is part three of the five-part series, which will focus on how to tackle some of the most common issues our broadcasters face. Kayla D’Alonzo, one of our Customer Success reps, will be sharing advice over the next few weeks, starting with broadcast delays from shooting to stream. 

3, 2, 1, Start Broadcast! Now what? 

With any broadcast, especially in television, there is always a delay! When you broadcast live and notice a 30+ second delay there are multiple hops that are involved to make your broadcast hit the player on Ustream. To have a better understanding, I have created a chart below to explain the process it takes to make your broadcast happen on Ustream’s platform.

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Have fun and happy streaming! Next week, I’ll deep dive into audio and syncing issues.

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