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    ** The streaming platform was retired in Summer 2017 **

     

     

    Jisc currently provides a Wowza-based flash streaming platform to the Student Television community, free of charge.

    Each of the 42 currently affiliated NaSTA stations has an account available to them on the platform. The servers have the capacity to reach up to 3000 viewers in HD (5000 in standard definition).

    At the moment, the servers are being rolled out to the members...

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    Several universities have approached Jisc over the past year regarding the potential for sending broadcast content between a university and a national broadcaster.

    This group is for all those who are interested in this area, and are likely to or have already started sending content to broadcasters.

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    Community

    We have created the following short video tutorials to assist users' transition to the new system.

    How to:

    1. Register/Sign up to Vscene

    2. Launch/Schedule a conference

    3. Add a videoconference system

    4. Manage a (live) conference

    5. Record / stream a conference

    6. Use a meeting room

    7. Add a guest to any conference

    To add a guest follow the instructions below ('How to' video coming soon):...

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    Do you use streaming & lecture capture? Whether its lectures or performances, graduations or sports events, this group is for all those who want to discuss all things streaming. 

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    Janet

    The VTAS service has now been retired (May 2017).

    In a new partnership with Ajenta, Jisc are planning the next evolution of the Vscene videoconferencing service. As part of this change Jisc has decided to retire the VTAS service. The content below is part of the VTAS archive.

    The Janet Video Technology Advisory Service (VTAS)  provides unbiased technical advice on equipment and issues related to videoconferencing. Product evaluations are published via this web site for...

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    Janet

    The East Midlands covers the area of Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire.

    There are 9 Universities, 28 FE and Specialist Colleges , 2 Local Authorities and 2 Research Centres connected via janet .

    The regional infrastructure is provided by Janet.

    Email: service@ja.net

    Tel: 0300 300 2212 

     

     

    Keith JenkinsAccount Manager

    M 07816 654 409

     
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    Here is a list of the current Janet Content Providers - please contact the Content Provider directly to book a session. 

    Bedfordshire Archives

    Bedfordshire Archives provides free video-conferencing sessions for all schools.

    Meet the archivist sessions give pupils the opportunity to talk to an archivist and find out more about archives; what they are, how they are looked after and what they can tell us about the past.

    Each session is carefully tailored to...

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    Janet

    Welcome to the Janet group for customers in the Southeast, including Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex and Kent.  It is intended to provide region specific information to Janet customers, including localised news and events.

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    Janet

    Welcome to the Janet Videoconferencing Content Providers group. 

     

    This is a private group for Janet registered Videoconferencing Content Providers. Please join the group to view all content.

    If you are a Janet registered content provider you can login/register using the button in the top right.This will enable you to see when we publish articles, events and documents. 

    Any comments posted can only be seen by group members.

     

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